27 Jun '12, 6pm

Abdullah Azzam Brigades names leader, advises against attacks in Syria's cities

Majid bin Muhammad al Majid, from the Saudi Interior Ministry's list of 85 most-wanted terrorists. The Abdullah Azzam Brigades, an al Qaeda-linked terror group that operates throughout the Middle East, has named its leader for the first time and said it supports the Syrian revolution. The Abdullah Azzam Brigades released a video on June 19 of its "emir," Majid bin Muhammad al Majid. The statement was published on jihadist forums and has been translated by the SITE Intelligence Group. Majid, a Saudi citizen, is on Saudi Arabia's list of 85 most-wanted individuals for links to al Qaeda, which was released in 2009. "This is the first release to identify the Brigades' leader," the SITE Intelligence Group said. The Al-Fajr Media Center, which distributes al Qaeda's propaganda, previously "had released two audio speeches from Majid about Saudi Arabia, but did not identify his ro...

Full article: http://www.longwarjournal.org/archives/2012/06/abdullah_a...

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