The criminal history of Al-Qaeda dates back to the Sept. 11 attacks, and includes bombing girls’ schools in Pakistan. Although many Arabs are among its leaders, we do not know anything about its problems or structure.
Tracking its every step
Contention within the organization
It has been two years since Zawahiri took charge of Al-Qaeda...and its popularity is decreasing in the poorest of places.Bassem Youssef
However, nine months after Bin Laden’s murder, Zawahiri accepted the integration of Al-Shabab after its leader Ahmed Abdi Godane vowed allegiance to Zawahiri. Godane then silenced his opponents by murder or detention, leading to major defections from Al-Shabab, which subsequently lost much of its territory in Somalia.SHOW MORE