Yesterday, Canadian authorities implemented the following change made by the United Nations ISIL (Da’esh) and Al-Qaida Sanctions Committee:
QDe.137 Name: AL-NUSRAH FRONT FOR THE PEOPLE OF THE LEVANT
Name (original script): جبهة النصرة لأهل الشام
A.k.a.: a) جبهة النصرة (the Victory Front; Jabhat al-Nusrah; Jabhet al-Nusra; Al-Nusrah Front; Al-Nusra Front) b) شبكة أنصار المجاهدين (
sub-unit name:Ansar al-Mujahideen Network ) c) مجاهدو الشام في ساحات الجهاد ( sub-unit name:Levantine Mujahideen on the Battlefields of Jihad) F.k.a.: na Address: a) (Operates in Syria) b) (Support network in) Listed on: 14 May 2014 Other information: Associated with Al-Qaida (QDe.004) and Ibrahim Awwad Ibrahim Ali al-Badri al-Samarrai (QDi.299), the leader of Al-Qaida in Iraq (QDe.115), since at least Jan. 2012. BringsSyrian and foreign Al-Qaida in Iraq (QDe.115) and Asbat al-Ansar (QDe.007) fighters, along with other foreign Al-Qaida operatives, to join local elements in Syria to carry out terrorist and guerrilla operations there. . Previously listed between 30 May 2013 and 13 May 2014 as an aka of Al-Qaida in Iraq (QDe.115). INTERPOL-UN Security Council Special Notice web link: https://www.interpol.int/en/notice/search/une/5790822.