Militant Leadership Monitor – February 2020

The February 2020 issue features a brief on Mullah Nangialai, an influential leader of a Taliban splinter group in Herat who was recently killed in an airstrike; a look at Abu Hajar al-Hashemi, the “Governor” of Islamic State’s Sinai province; a comparison of 2 men who ran Islamic State Mosul, Abu Abdul Bari and Kifah Bashir Hussein; an analysis of the Bangladeshi ideologue Tamim al-Adnani; and an in-depth portrait of Abdul Reza Shahlai, the IRGC’s man in Yemen.