Ansar Al Furqan

Ansar al Furqan was formed through an alliance between balochi Harakat Ansar and pashto Hizb Al Furqan, which were operating on the borders of Iran up to December 2013. Current leader and spokesman of the group is Sheikh Abu Hafs al Baloochi (/Balooshi). They characterize themselves as Mujahideen aginst the Shia government in Iran (@ansar_alfurqan) and are linked to Katibat al Asad Al ‘Ilamiya; Al-Farooq activists; al Nursra Front (JN), Nosrat Deen Allah, Jaysh Muhammad, Jaysh al ‘Adal; and though it was denied for some time, appears to have at least personal relationships with Jundallah (Abdelmalek Rigi –commander).The stated mission of Ansar al Furqan is " to topple the Iranian regime, and raise the word of Allah, and lift the injustice, and support the oppressed, and establish the Sharia of the Lord of the Worlds, and that our jihad be a brick for the Khilafah which our trustful prophet the best peace and blessings be upon him preached us of its return."

Ansar Al Furqan, also known as Ansar Al Furqan Al Moujahedeen fi Iran is an active group formed c. 2013.
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