January 16, 2014
Has al-Qaeda Found Zarqawi's Successor?
Mushreq Abbas, Al Monitor
The Associated Press
Al-Qaeda commander Shaker Wahib is the heir apparent of Abu Musab al-Zarqawi and his legacy with Iraqi and regional young al-Qaeda militants, who cite his words and speeches more than they do those of the organization’s founder Osama bin Laden, its current leader Ayman al-Zawahri or even Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS) commander Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi.
TAGGED: Al-Qaeda, Al-Qaeda In Iraq, Iraq, Abu Musab Al-Zarqawi, Shaker Wahib