Mohamed Ben Ahmed Mahri has funded terrorist armed groups through his drug trafficking, notably Al-Murabitun, which merged with other terrorist groups to form JNIM, with control over routes that cross northern Mali from Mauritania, Burkina Faso, and Niger.
Houka Houka Ag Alhousseini is an active fighter for the designated terrorist organization Jama’at Nusrat al-Islam wal-Muslimin (JNIM). He has been responsible for tax collection activities to raise funds for Al-Qa’ida in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM) operations in Mali.
Amadou Kouffa is a senior member in Jama’at Nusrat al-Islam wal-Muslimin (JNIM), an al-Qa’ida affiliate active in the Sahel region of Africa. JNIM was formed in March 2017 and is led by the designated Iyad ag Ghali.
Iyad ag Ghali was leader of Ansar al-Dine (AAD), an organization operating in Mali which cooperates closely with al-Qa’ida in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM). Ghali created AAD in late 2011 because his effort to take over a secular Tuareg organization failed[...]
Moussa is a close associate of Iyad ag Ghali, a designated terrorist and the head of Jama’at Nusrat al-Islam wal-Muslimin (JNIM). Moussa is a former Colonel who deserted the Malian Army to join armed terrorist groups, and is responsible for leading[...]
Maychou has served in a leadership role in Jama’at Nusrat al-Islam wal-Muslimin (JNIM) since its inception in 2017. He also has a role in operational activities for JNIM. Maychou has previously claimed responsibility for an attack on a military camp that[...]