Soufiane Z was an Islamic State fighter from the Hague, Netherlands who radicalized around ten years ago and who is thought to have died during bombardment in Kobani, Syria on 20 January 2015. His fame in Dutch jihadi circles rose when he released his own video (with Dutch subtitles) "Oh Oh Aleppo," about the ongoing struggle for the city from his perspective. He is one of the more well known jihadis from the "Hague network," and is rumored to have written for the twitter account attributed to famed IS executioner 'Jihadi John.'Radicalization:Soufiane Z initially became radicalized around ten years ago in the Netherlands along with his friend Driss D. He then began living under the alias of Abu Muhammed Amine. In 2011 Abu Muhammed Amine tried to go to Afghanistan to fight jihad, however he was arrested in Pakistan where he spent several months in prison. A couple of years later, Abu Muhammed Amine pursued his jihad interests by traveling to Syria. His friend from the Netherlands,…
Soufiane Z (Islamic State / IS / ISIS) — INDIVIDUAL PROFILE
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