This issue of Militant Leadership Monitor includes in-depth portraits of Tripoli’s Hussam Abdullah Sabbagh, Hamas Political Bureau Chief Khalid Meshaal, Egypt’s Muhammad al-Zawahiri and the Toulouse gunman Muhammad Merah.
In this “Special Report on Boko Haram: Nigeria’s Islamist Movement” we examine the rise of Boko Haram’s elusive leader Abu Shekau, and the policies of the group’s charismatic leader – Mohammed Yusuf – the former leader whose death in 2009 led to Abu Shekau’s rise... MORE
This issue of Militant Leadership Monitor includes profiles of Saudi Arabia's Ahmed Abdullah Saleh al-Khazmari al-Zahrani, AQIM's Jemal Oukacha, Libya's Isa Amd al-Majid, the Niger Delta's al-Haji Mujahid Dokubo-Asari (Part Two), and a look at leaders of Ansar al-Sharia in Tunisia.
The March issue of Militant Leadership Monitor begins with an update on the efforts of Abu Ayman al-Iraqi, a deputy of ISIS commander Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, in Eastern Syria. This is followed with a profile of Muhammad Ali Tambako and his expulsion as the vice-chairman... MORE
In this Special Report on the Libya Elections we examine the entrance of militant leaders into the political scene as the country recovers from several decades of Gaddafi's rule. This 2012 Quarterly Special Report features five articles and a timeline commissioned by The Jamestown Foundation.... MORE