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Tag: Ansar al Sharia Libya

US confirms death of high-profile Tunisian Islamic State assassin

The Defense Department has confirmed that Boubaker al-Hakim, a French-Tunisian Islamic State leader, was killed in Raqqa, Syria on Nov.…

Ayman al Zawahiri’s brother released from Egyptian prison

Mohammed al Zawahiri, the younger brother of al Qaeda emir Ayman al Zawahiri, was released from an Egyptian prison earlier…

Ansar al Sharia claims to have downed jet flying over Derna, Libya

Libya's air force confirmed that a jet was shot down by anti-aircraft fire earlier today. Ansar al Sharia Libya, which…

Ansar al Sharia Libya relies on al Qaeda ideologues to guide followers

More than three years after the Sept. 11, 2012 terrorist attacks in Benghazi, Libya, Ansar al Sharia tells its followers…

Al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb squadron ambushed in Libya

AQIM has released a eulogy for Hamid al Sha'iri, who led a "squadron" in Libya. Al Sha'iri and his men…

Al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb honors Ansar al Sharia’s slain military commander

Al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM) has released a eulogy for Mansur al Shalali (aka "Harun"), the slain military…

Ansar al Sharia Libya fights on under new leader

Ansar al Sharia, which is now led by a jihadist known as Abu Khalid al Madani, continues to battle General…

Ansar al Sharia Libya leader met with Osama bin Laden, followed his ‘methodology’

Before his own death on Jan. 31, Harith al Nadhari, a senior AQAP sharia official, recorded an audio eulogy for…