Militant Leadership Monitor – November 2018

The November 2018 issue of the Militant Leadership Monitor features a brief on the recently release Taliban co-founder Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar; an assessment of the current Taliban leader Haibatullah Akhundzada after leading the group for 30 months; the Islamic State-Khurasan leader Movia Uzbeki, who is fighting the Taliban; Turkey’s proxy in Syria and leader of the Firqa al-Hamza group, Sayf Boulad Abu Bakr; and the leader of the Libyan group, the Tripoli Revolutionaries Brigade, Haitham al-Tajouri.