Yasir Kuoti

Yasir Kuoti is a former consultant in the Institute of National Strategic Studies at National Defense University.

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    Iraq’s Powerful PMU Commander: Hadi al-‘Ameri

    On July 29, Iraqi Prime Minister Hadier al-‘Abadi revealed that the predominately Shia volunteer force known collectively as al-Hashed al-Sha’abi (PMU, Popular Mobilization Units) will take part in the imminent

    An In-Depth Profile of AQAP’s Qassim al-Raymi

    With the sharpened U.S. focus on combating global terrorism, closer knowledge of al-Qaeda’s branch in Yemen, al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) — and, crucially, its leadership — is becoming