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Islamic International Peacekeeping Brigade


Details
Center of GravityChechnya
ScopeRegional
Area of OperationRussia, Georgia, Azerbaijan
GoalEstablish Islamic state in northern Caucasus
StatusActive
StatusSupported by al-Qaeda
Core membership100s
Alias(es)IIPB1
Former leaderShamil Basayev
Former leaderAbu Hafs al-Urduni
Key membersAbu Walid, Omar Ibn al-Khattab
Formed1998
 
 
Narrative and Notes
ReliableEstablished by Shamil Basayev.
 
 
Sources
1State Department. 'Country Reports on Terrorism.' 2005.
 
 
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