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“Umar from the Caucasus” is Emir of Nusra’s Liwa Al-Muhajireen Wal-Ansar

Liwa al-Muhajireen wal-Ansar (LMA), a predominantly Russian-speaking jamaat within Al-Qaeda’s Syrian affiliate Jabhat al-Nusra (JAN) is led by “Umar from the Caucasus, “aka Umar al-Dagestani. Continue reading “Umar from the Caucasus” is Emir of Nusra’s Liwa Al-Muhajireen Wal-Ansar