Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan
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IS Presents Biography of Former IMU Official who Joined Group in Syria and Died Days Later in Naba 104

The Islamic State (IS) featured in Naba 104 a biography and account of the travels to Syria for Abdul Hakim al-Tatari, a former official in the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan (IMU), who was killed in battle just days after his arrival.

Monday, 06 November 2017
German Jihadi Media Group Redistributes 2010 IMU Speech, Calls on Mothers to Encourage Sons to Fight

A German jihadi media group released a section from a previously-published video from a German Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan (IMU) fighter calling on mothers to encourage their sons to fight.

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Friday, 09 September 2016
Audio Speech Attributed to Former IMU Religious Scholar Disavows IS

A media group opposed to the Islamic State (IS) released an audio speech attributed to Abu Dher Azzam (AKA Abu Dher al-Barmi), a Burmese religious scholar who previously served as a mufti in the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan (IMU), disavowing the Islamic State (IS).

Monday, 29 August 2016
TIP Leader Rejects IS' "Caliphate," Explains Downfall of IMU in Audio Interview

Abdul Haq, the leader of the Turkistan Islamic Party (TIP), rejected the "Caliphate" announced by the Islamic State (IS) and explained the reasons for the downfall of the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan (IMU) in an audio interview.

Monday, 27 June 2016
IMU Rejects Pledge by Leader to IS, Claims its Group Continues to Exist

In a statement attributed to the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan (IMU), the group rejected the pledge by its former leader Uthman Ghazi to the Islamic State (IS), and claimed that it continues to exist and operate.

Tuesday, 14 June 2016
“Mujahideen Union of Khorasan” Beheads Accused Spy in Video

A joint group of fighters in Pakistan tasked with searching for and killing spies, the “Mujahideen Union of Khorasan,” released a video featuring the confession of a spy and his beheading.

Tuesday, 09 February 2016
Jihadist Gives Account of Afghan Taliban Nearly Eliminating IMU, Demands IS Address Happenings

IMU leader Uthman Ghazi

A jihadist gave an account of the fighting between the Afghan Taliban and the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan (IMU) that has allegedly resulted in the capture of the IMU leader and the near-elimination of the group, and demanded that the Islamic State (IS) address what has happened.

Friday, 11 December 2015
Jihadists Report Death, Capture, and Surrender of IS-Pledged IMU Fighters in Zabul

Jihadists opposing the Islamic State (IS) reported that fighters from the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan (IMU) who had pledged to the IS were killed and captured in a battle with the Afghan Taliban in Afghanistan’s Zabul province, while others surrendered, including their leader.

Monday, 09 November 2015
IMU Leadership Demands Afghan Taliban Pledge to IS, Criticizes Counterparts in Group

IMU leader Uthman Ghazi

The leadership of the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan (IMU) addressed its counterparts in the Afghan Taliban, claiming that they lied about the true cause and date of Mullah Muhammad Omar’s death, and demanding that they pledge to the Islamic State (IS), stop issuing orders from Pakistan, and implement Shariah in liberated areas.

Monday, 21 September 2015
IS’ Khorasan Province Congratulates IMU for Pledging to Baghdadi, Beheads Afghan Soldier

Khorasan Province of the Islamic State (IS) released a video of fighters congratulating the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan (IMU) for its pledge of allegiance to Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, and beheading an Afghan soldier.

Tuesday, 08 September 2015
IMU Alleges Anti-IS Militants in Zabul Gave Them Ultimatum to Leave Afghanistan

The Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan (IMU) alleged that militants opposed to the Islamic State (IS) gave its fighters in Afghanistan’s Zabul province an ultimatum to pledge to Afghan Taliban leader Mullah Akhtar Muhammad Mansour or leave the country.

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Wednesday, 02 September 2015
IMU Publishes Account of Bahraini Fighter’s Experiences in Waziristan

The Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan (IMU) published two articles by a Bahraini fighter giving accounts of his experiences in Waziristan, in IMU training camps, in the battlefield, and during the group’s move from Pakistan to Afghanistan.

Wednesday, 26 August 2015
Uzbek IS Fighter Congratulates IMU for Pledging to Baghdadi, Children Execute Spies in IS Video

Al-Furat Province of the Islamic State (IS) in Iraq released a video featuring an Uzbek fighter congratulating the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan (IMU) for pledging allegiance to IS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, and showing three children execute three accused spies.

Friday, 21 August 2015
IMU Pledges Allegiance to IS Leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi

The Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan (IMU), with its chief, Uthman Ghazi, and its fighters, pledged allegiance to Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the leader of the Islamic State (IS), after months of IMU propaganda supporting the group.

Thursday, 06 August 2015
IMU Releases Video on June 2014 Suicide Raid at Jinnah International Airport in Karachi

The Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan (IMU) released a video focusing on its fighters involved in the June 2014 suicide raid at Jinnah International Airport in Karachi, Pakistan.

Monday, 06 April 2015
IMU Leader Allegedly Questions Whereabouts of Mullah Omar, Recognizes Baghdadi as “Caliph”

 

A statement attributed to Uthman Ghazi, the leader of the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan (IMU), questioned the whereabouts of Afghan Taliban chief Mullah Muhammad Omar and recognized Islamic State (IS) leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi as “Caliph”.

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Tuesday, 31 March 2015
IMU Representative Defends Group’s Approval of Peshawar School Attack

A representative of the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan (IMU) defended the group’s approval of the deadly attack carried out by Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) at an army-run school in Peshawar, after jihadists questioned how it can condone the murder of children.

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Wednesday, 24 December 2014
IMU Considers TTP Peshawar School Attack “Justified” and “Defensive”

The Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan (IMU) issued a statement on the deadly attack carried out by Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) at an army-run school in Peshawar, finding it “justified” and “defensive”.

Saturday, 20 December 2014
IMU Video Focuses on the Group’s Children in Pakistan’s Tribal Region

The Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan (IMU) released a video focusing on the group’s children in a camp in Pakistan’s tribal region.

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Friday, 19 December 2014
TTP Claims Joint Suicide Raid with IMU on Quetta Airbases

Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) claimed credit for the suicide raid at two airbases in Quetta, the capital of Pakistan’s Balochistan province, on August 14, 2014, and indicated that it was a joint operation with the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan (IMU).

Sunday, 17 August 2014
IMU Claims Role in Suicide Raid at Jinnah International Airport in Karachi

The Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan (IMU) claimed a role in the suicide raid at Jinnah International Airport in Karachi, Pakistan, on June 9, 2014, indicating that ten of its fighters attacked a “very special section” of the airport.

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Tuesday, 10 June 2014