Ali is a prominent al-Shabaab commander who has served as the group's leader in Kenya since 2012. He is director of the group's Kenyan operations, which has targeted Kenyan African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) troops in Somalia, such as the[...]
Moalim acts as Abdiqadr Mumin's 'deputy' and is responsible for facilitating shipments of fighters and arms from Yemen to Somalia. Mumin is the emir of ISIS-Somalia. Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) and Shabaab, both of which reject Baghdadi's caliphate[...]
Ali Adan is designated for being deputy leader of al-Shabaab. According to Reuters, back to March 2010, he was Shabaab’s “chairman” along the border with Kenya. In May 2010, he was reported to be Shabaab’s leader for the southern city of[...]
Harakat al-Shabaab al-Mujahideen, more commonly known as al-Shabaab, is a Salafist jihadist fundamentalist group based in East Africa.