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Abu Usama al-Iraqi

Guerilla

Abu Usama al-Iraqi

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ImportanceMedium
LocationIraq
AffiliationUnknown
RoleGuerilla
NationalityIraqi
Alternate Spelling(s)Abu Osama al Iraqi
GenderMale
 
 
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  • On Oct. 12, 2006, he appeared in a video critical of al-Qaeda in Iraq that was distributed on jihadist web sites. He called on Osama bin Laden to cut his ties with al-Qaeda in Iraq, saying the group incited strife within the Iraqi insurgency.1
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    Sources
    1 U.S. Department of Defense publication. 'The Nature of the Enemy.' Vol. 1, No. 3, Oct. 24, 2006.
    Photo: U.S. Department of Defense
     
     
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