Militant Leadership Monitor – June 2021

The June 2021 issue of Militant Leadership Monitor features a brief on Afghan warlord Atta Muhammad Noor’s return to the battlefield; the arrest and release of the Iranian-backed militia leader Qassim Musleh; a look at the Polisario Front leader Brahim Ghali; a post-mortem analysis of PKK leader Sofi Nureddin; and three profiles of Boko Haram militant leaders from Nigeria’s paradoxical Gombe state–Baba Hassan Gombe, Muhammed Auwal Ibrahim Gombe (Auwal) and Ali Midan al-Gamborawi.