al Qaeda

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al Qaeda

[ælkaɪˈiːdə] NAl Qaeda m or f
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Traditionalists can be apolitical, such as Salafi Muslims (like most of the Saudi Wahhabis), Jihadis (like al-Qa'idah group members), or Sufis (like the popular preacher All al-Jaffi).
The terrorist elements - such as the An-Nusra Front and the pro Al-Qa'idah foreign terrorists - are to be sacked from Syria (this serves America's interests).
Libyans are a conservative, warm people; their Islam is proudly main-stream, its ethos determined by the Sanusi Sufi Order, something that would send a shiver down the spine of any aspirant Salafi-Wahhabi ideologue, or Al-Qa'idah operative.
inside Yemen fighting Al-Qa'idah," Text of report by
For Naylor, the big lie is that al Qaeda (or al-Qa'idah as he prefers) is a vast terrorist organization, centrally commanded and professionally managed by Osama bin Laden.
The threat from Al-Qa'idah has put Yemen in the headlines in recent weeks.
In times such as these, when "common knowledge" has it that Al-Qa'idah and Sheikh Osama bin Laden are responsible for all the devastation of September 11, for example, only the reckless or the prophetic still speak about "the rule of law" and the separation of powers.
Zelin, "New statement from al-Qa'idah in the Islamic Maghrib: "About the Rumor of the Allegiance of Katibat al-Ansar to the 'State Organization'," Jihadology, September 5, 2015; Aaron Y.