Abu Abdul Ilah Ahmed, Head of AQIM Media, April 15, 2013

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Abu Abdul Ilah Ahmed

“We are in an open war with the Algerian regime for twenty years ago, and all its interests are legitimate targets for us.”Casey Britton, “AQIM: Answers to Open Meeting with Sheikh Abu Abdul Ilah Ahmad,”, April 19, 2013,

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AQIM Statement, September 9, 2007

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“We swear to God to continue sacrificing our lives until you stop supporting the crusaders in their war, apply the Islamic tenet and stop your war against God’s religion.”“Group with Ties to Al Qaeda Says It Was behind Blasts in Algeria,” New York Times, September 10, 2007,

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On June 6, 2021, the Taliban attacked a complex in Ghor province, killing nine and injuring seven. That same day, the Taliban launched similar attacks on the police headquarters in Faryab province, killing 28 security forces, and in Balkh province, killing 19 and injuring 69 others.   

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