Wednesday, August 08, 2012

IN PICTURES: Abu Usman Adil, Late Amir of the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan

The successor to the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan's (IMU) former amir, Tahir Yuldashev (Muhammad Tahir Faruq), Abu Usman Adil ('Uthman Adil) has been killed in Pakistan according to a statement posted on the IMU's web site.

Abu Usman Adil (left) with 'Abbas Mansur, the late military commander of the IMU.

Abu Usman Adil (lower left-hand corner) with Muhammad Tahir Faruq (center left with black turban).

Abu Usman Adil (right) with Hakimullah Mehsud, the amir of Tehrik-i Taliban Pakistan.
Abu Usman Adil (right) with Wali al-Rahman (Waliur Rehman) Mehsud, the deputy amir of Tehrik-i Taliban Pakistan.

Wednesday, August 01, 2012