Abdullah Azzam Brigades (AAB)

The Abdallah Azzam Brigades was formed as an offshoot of al Qaeda for the purpose of hitting targets in the Levant and throughout the Middle East. AAB is responsible for numerous indiscriminate rocket attacks on Israeli civilians, which were launched from within Lebanon by the Ziyad al-Jarrah Battalions of the Abdallah Azzam Brigades. AAB releases propaganda on a routine basis. Over the past three years, the group has advocated for the overthrow of the Saudi government and called for an uprising in Lebanon, as well as voiced support for Syrian protesters.VideoVideo: 2012 Speech by Emir of Abdullah Azzam - "Message to Lebanon's Shi'ah" Click here for an English Translation of this speech

Abdullah Azzam Brigades (AAB), also known as Brigades of Abdullah Azzam (BAA), Battalion of Yusuf al-'Uyayri", The Harakat Shabaab al-Mujahidin, Tanzim al-Qaida fi Balad ash-Sham wa Ard al-Kinanah, Al Qaeda in Levant, Battalion of Ziad al-Jarrah, Kita'ib Shuhada 'Abullah Azzam, The Martyr Abdullah Azzam Brigades, Kata'ib Shahid Abdullah Azzam, Abdullah Azzam Martyrs Brigades, Al-Sham Spring is an active group formed c. 2005.
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