Click the following link for a safe PDF copy: Shahādah — To al-Bayḍā’- Congratulations on the Victories of the Soldiers of the Caliphate in Wilāyat al-Bayḍā’ Against the Ḥūthīs



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Katherine Zimmerman comes on the show to talk AQAP. Some of the topics covered include:

  • AQAP since the death of Awlaqi and their withdrawal from territory in southern Yemen in 2012
  • The effect of the rise of the Huthis and how the Saudi/Emirati war in Yemen has affected AQAP
  • AQAP’s local outreach and how it compares to what it tried from 2011-2012
  • How drone attacks on AQAP leadership have affected the group
  • The Islamic State’s activities in Yemen and what they mean for AQAP


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