Formed in the 2013 by Wathiq al-Battat (former senior official in the Hezbollah Brigades), Mukhtar Army is a Shi'a Iraqi militia group supported by Iran and operating in Iraq and Syria. Al-Battat pledged his loyalty to the Supreme Leader of Iran,[...]
The Abu Nidal Organization (ANO) is the most common name for the Palestinian nationalist militant group Fatah – The Revolutionary Council (Fatah al-Majles al-Thawry). The ANO is named after its founder Abu Nidal. It was created by a split from Yasser[...]
The Palestinian Liberation Front is a Palestinian political faction. Since 1997, the PLF has been a designated terrorist organization by the United States. The PLF has also been banned in Japan. The PLF was founded by Ahmed Jibril and Shafiq al-Hout[...]
Junud al-Sham (also known as Soldiers of the Levant), sometimes also called Jund al-Sham, is a group of Chechen and Lebanese Sunni mujahideen that fight in the Syrian Civil War and are led by Muslim Abu Walid al Shishani. Unlike many[...]
Hezbollah's External Security Organization is a an elite and strictly compartmented clandestine unit commanded by Talal Hamiyah, and functions as the far-reaching strategic arm of Hezbollah and Iran. The ESO (alternately known as IJO) was established in 1983, after Hezbollah's attack[...]
The Egyptian Islamic Jihad (EIJ), formerly called simply Islamic Jihad and "Liberation Army for Holy Sites", originally referred to as al-Jihad, and then the Jihad Group, or the Jihad Organization, is an Egyptian Islamist terrorist group active since the late 1970s.