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Asim Umar

South Asia Qaeda chief and India-born terrorist killed on joint US-Afghan raids

Before he became one of the world’s most dangerous terrorists, Umar was the author of several best-selling jihadist fantasies.

11 Oct 2019 2:56 PM

Al-Qaeda's South Asia chief killed in Afghanistan: report

Asim Umar, who led the AQIS from its formation in 2014, was killed during a joint US-Afghan raid on a Taliban compound.

09 Oct 2019 12:52 PM

Al Qaeda wing ‘inclined’ to attack India

Al Qaeda still maintains a presence in South Asia: UN report.

15 Aug 2018 1:27 AM