Al-Qaeda in the Indian Subcontinent - updates

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South Asia region Al-Qaeda chief killed in Afghanistan – officials

Oct 08, 2019 - 10:34 PM

Afghan officials confirm that Asim Umar, who led Al-Qaeda in the Indian Subcontinent from its inception in 2014, was killed during a September 23 raid on a Taliban compound in the Musa Qala district of Helmand province

US adds Al-Qaeda South Asia affiliate to 'terror' list

Jun 30, 2016 - 11:21 PM

The State Department designates AQIS a foreign terrorist organization and its leader Indian born Asim Umar a specially designated global terrorist