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Amid defections, Islamic Caucasus Emirate publicly recognizes new leader

“Russian forces killed Ali Abu Muhammad al Dagestani, the emir of the al Qaeda-affiliated Islamic Caucasus Emirate (ICE), in April. In the weeks that followed, jihadists on social media spread rumors that a senior ICE sharia official known as Muhammad Abu Usman had been named as his successor. It does not appear, however, that ICE formally announced Abu Usman’s new role. “

Source: Amid defections, Islamic Caucasus Emirate publicly recognizes new leader | The Long War Journal

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