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Abu Hafs al-Urduni killed in Dagestan

Possible Counterterrorism strike1

Event Details
Primary OrganizationIslamic International Peacekeeping Brigade
Other OrganizationAl-Qaeda in Iraq
Other OrganizationAl-Qaeda
Acting AgencyRussian security forces
LocationKhasavyurt, Dagestan, Russia1
Time Nov. 26, 20061
KilledAbu Hafs al-Urduni (Primary Target) 1
 
 
Narrative and Notes
PossibleAbu Hafs had led foreign fighters in Chechnya since 2004. Four others were reported killed in the gun battle.1
 
 
Sources
1Mollayev, Arsen. "Jordanian Chechen Chief Dies in Gunfight." The Associated Press: Nov. 26, 2006.
 
 
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