Mauritanian News Agency al-Akhbar
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AQIM Official Belmoktar Reportedly Decries French Involvement in Libya

Moktar Belmoktar (AKA Khalid Abu al-Abbas), the leader of the al-Murabitoon branch of Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM), reportedly decried the French military involvement in Libya and claimed that French intelligence agents are present in the south of the country.

Friday, 22 July 2016
AQIM's Sahara Leader Explains Position on IS, Discusses Relationship with Ansar Dine, Focus on Targeting French Interests

Jemal Oukacha (AKA Yahya Abu al-Hammam), the leader of the Sahara branch of al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM), participated in an interview with the Mauritanian news agency al-Akhbar, discussing the group’s position on the Islamic State (IS), its relationship with Ansar Dine and the Macina Liberation Front, and its work to focus on targeting French interests.

Monday, 11 January 2016