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Ansar al Sharia Tunisia

How a US citizen became a key player in the Islamic State’s rivalry with al Qaeda

The eighth edition of the Islamic State's Rumiyah magazine features a cover story on Ahmad Abousamra, who was added to…

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.…

Benghazi suspect killed in Mosul, Pentagon says

The Pentagon said today that Ali Awni al Harzi, the first suspect publicly identified in the September 11, 2012 terrorist…

AQIM battalion takes credit for killing 4 Tunisian security officers

Al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb's (AQIM) Uqba bin Nafi Battalion has claimed credit for an attack that killed four…

Tunisian jihadist group posts pictures of spoils, claims attacks on Tunisian military

The Tunisian Uqba Ibn Nafi Battalion, which is linked to Ansar al Sharia Tunisia and al Qaeda in the Islamic…

6 Guantanamo detainees transferred to Uruguay were part of al Qaeda’s network, files allege

Intelligence cited in leaked Joint Task Force Guantanamo (JTF-GTMO) threat assessments link the six recently transferred Guantanamo detainees to Abu…

Al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb calls for reconciliation between jihadist groups

Al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb has issued a statement praising the Islamic State of Iraq and the Sham's (ISIS)…

Ansar al Sharia Tunisia leader says gains in Iraq should be cause for jihadist reconciliation

Abu Iyad al Tunisi, the head of Ansar al Sharia Tunisia, has released a statement calling for jihadists in the…