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The monstrous moment when @jonathanlkrohn completes the reading and translation of his first Old English text. https://t.co/hTUMOow1r0 @ajaltamimi Intriguing essay with more work and wisdom in it than all the Gulf-paid DC Syria think-tankers put toge… https://t.co/cLDKw2lB3v
Retweeted by Aymenn J Al-TamimiOf note in climate related news: UK experiencing its sunniest spring on record following wettest February on record https://t.co/wTjLGaDY8xقناتي على تلغرام https://t.co/oNjttG5NhT
Retweeted by Aymenn J Al-TamimiFascinating new piece by @ajaltamimi --> The FSA War Criminal and CIA Asset Inside The Islamic State https://t.co/uDM6WpiwuT
Retweeted by Aymenn J Al-TamimiThis except from @ajaltamimi’s latest work got me thinking about how criminality is much less “sexy” (for lack of a… https://t.co/1WrmxVNev1
Retweeted by Aymenn J Al-TamimiProbably one of the most remarkable articles I have ever written: detailed look at the story of Manaf Fahad al-Deir… https://t.co/FOQTELBCnA
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5/30
2020
Essential point. And a related reminder: It is deeply inhumane and insulting to celebrate Syria’s economic meltdow… https://t.co/xsuuddmup3
Retweeted by Aymenn J Al-Tamimiقناتي على تلغرام https://t.co/oNjttG5NhTThe FSA War Criminal and the CIA Asset Inside Islamic State https://t.co/G6XNIpQjKA
Retweeted by Aymenn J Al-TamimiFascinating account of a Free Syrian Army commander come CIA asset in ISIS, who was once an accounts director of an… https://t.co/CwATGcVK0W
Retweeted by Aymenn J Al-TamimiI also think this story tells us a lot of what was wrong with earlier analysis of Syria conflict, and also the dist… https://t.co/dSrlP473e0I wrote this for multiple reasons: (i)he's a war criminal (& war crimes aren't acceptable),(ii)things have been wri… https://t.co/daaG81w18hProbably one of the most remarkable articles I have ever written: detailed look at the story of Manaf Fahad al-Deir… https://t.co/FOQTELBCnA
5/29
2020
The monstrous moment when you do an interview on beekeeping in Latakia 😃😃We’re happy to welcome @ajaltamimi to our team. In his new capacity, he will provide analysis and support to our IS… https://t.co/vEF0H4YBMV
Retweeted by Aymenn J Al-TamimiIt's a pleasure to have @ajaltamimi on board with @gwupoe, looking forward to sharing our work on The ISIS Files ne… https://t.co/XGsCyA5Rsb
Retweeted by Aymenn J Al-TamimiHizb Tha’ir Allah al-Islami in Basra announces that its base, which had been confiscated by security forces, has be… https://t.co/t9SBU616efNext week, we publish impressive articles from @SimNasr & @ajaltamimi on the dynamics between al-Qaeda & ISIS in Af… https://t.co/vG64yT3K9f
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5/28
2020
Latest post: on a new fundraising campaign by jihadist group Jama'at Ansar al-Islam (independent but part of 'Rouse… https://t.co/1otYRZvq80
Retweeted by Aymenn J Al-TamimiThree informative pieces on the tensions in Deraa: • @SyriaDirect backgrounder by @walid_alnofal:… https://t.co/sfvAK25egi
Retweeted by Aymenn J Al-TamimiJust spent all night reading @shivmalik's book 'The Messenger': the story on the British jihadist/MI5 informant/cla… https://t.co/b797wXOxmU
5/26
2020
And the reason it’s being circulated again is for the pro-HTS types to lambast the National Front for Liberation (p… https://t.co/TR2cp4dndbShould note though this statement is dated to end of 2019. @aktualitaet @azelin It is officially part of National Army but it is more independent of Turkish influence then the three main corps.Latest post: on a new fundraising campaign by jihadist group Jama'at Ansar al-Islam (independent but part of 'Rouse… https://t.co/1otYRZvq80Shari'i Committee in the National Front for Liberation (non-jihadist insurgent coalition in Idlib) warns fighters a… https://t.co/jVvyWWo24T
5/25
2020
Another interesting essay by @ImaraWaTijara: 'This is the best time for America to quit #Iraq' https://t.co/lvoek2oByvI wrote a response of my own to his post. On review of evidence I find the contention original Kitab al-Majmu' was… https://t.co/lwn5xixXDcWell worth reading this post by @ImaraWaTijara that responds to my article on the question of the Kitab al-Majmu' a… https://t.co/PKNuKWAIzU
5/24
2020
Festum Abruptionis Benedictum! Accipiat Deus laborem quem obtulistis et vobis gaudium det!For another perspective on the same issue of military mobilisation in West Deraa countryside, here is an interview… https://t.co/aeYIm2FJJK @faysalitani No to a wider military campaign in Deraa (i.e. in the face of the military mobilizations to west Deraa… https://t.co/jbvnOeWQXZ
5/23
2020
Tha'r Allah party tries to reclaim its confiscated office in Basra, which was raided by security forces after the k… https://t.co/n8G0lmQgGT
Retweeted by Aymenn J Al-TamimiDemonstration in Deraa al-Balad: ‘No to war’ https://t.co/HtGKhKiYypMy latest in-depth interview: w/an auxiliary contingent commander in west Deraa countryside nominally affiliated w/… https://t.co/SePj57RnTv
Retweeted by Aymenn J Al-Tamimi @Benrobinz Stay tuned for a more in-depth interview coming up with the party’s Secretary General.Check out my latest post: a tribute to 10 years of @azelin's truly monstrous project @Jihadology_Net! As part of th… https://t.co/PzxaX989Kd
Retweeted by Aymenn J Al-TamimiHere is an interview I did with Hizb Tha’ir Allah al-Islami, the minor party whose base in Basra was recently seize… https://t.co/UIJtFyaWUkMy latest in-depth interview: w/an auxiliary contingent commander in west Deraa countryside nominally affiliated w/… https://t.co/SePj57RnTv
5/22
2020
@TomaszRolbiecki That would be strange though because al-Naba' is a product of the Central Media Diwan. I have gone… https://t.co/Rb2vYTiwfGinfographic*Islamic State infograogic this week claims 266 attacks in #Iraq during month of Ramadan (late-April till now); on t… https://t.co/MEcWax2vP8New 'The Archivist’ post @Jihadology_Net by @ajaltamimi: "A Tribute to Jihadology – The Islamic State Police in Wil… https://t.co/3xqIVRwuMj
Retweeted by Aymenn J Al-TamimiCheck out my latest post: a tribute to 10 years of @azelin's truly monstrous project @Jihadology_Net! As part of th… https://t.co/PzxaX989KdThe ever-prolific @ajaltamimi translates and annotates early 19th century European scholarship and documents on the… https://t.co/MK3eUGATvo
Retweeted by Aymenn J Al-TamimiToday is the 10 year anniversary of @Jihadology_Net. Happy that it has been a useful resource for the research comm… https://t.co/zQGBqxwH3z
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5/21
2020
@Alanduncan2016 Yes, it’s just a prayer sheet @Alanduncan2016 ‘Prayer for sleep’My latest monstrous post: an early nineteenth century account of the Alawites. Brief but interesting overview of re… https://t.co/t2MiqfHSvh
Retweeted by Aymenn J Al-Tamimi"An Early 19th Century Account of the Alawites" translated by @ajaltamimi Obviously approach with abundant skeptic… https://t.co/SdqqUNaOgx
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5/20
2020
Jean-Jacques Rousseau on the Alawites from early 1800s, translated by @ajaltamimi Includes the usual claim that th… https://t.co/hI35f3RqpM
Retweeted by Aymenn J Al-TamimiAlso, I must admit laughing when I see words like 'Muslimism' and 'Mahometans' :PMy latest monstrous post: an early nineteenth century account of the Alawites. Brief but interesting overview of re… https://t.co/t2MiqfHSvh
5/19
2020
Rare analysis. Bizarre and intriguing. The Kitab al-Majmu' and Some Early Western Scholarship on Alawite Religion https://t.co/kmzu5FsCkd
Retweeted by Aymenn J Al-TamimiMy latest very monstrous study (more academic in nature this time): a full translation & commentary of the Kitab al… https://t.co/VeVTN34NUo
Retweeted by Aymenn J Al-TamimiThis translation of an essential Alawi text is a great service by @ajaltamimi and a fine translation. https://t.co/N9t6w5IEhO
Retweeted by Aymenn J Al-Tamimi @I_am_Badibanga I agree with that.
5/18
2020
Finally, it's worth providing an up-to-date translation and commentary on the Kitab al-Majmu'.Personally, I found this exercise useful in two main things: (i) chasing up and translating writings from Arabic, F… https://t.co/qODQ0GPX0eI also provide an overview of the debates that have arisen about authenticity of the Kitab al-Majmu' incl. some mor… https://t.co/S5jCoJXjZRMy latest very monstrous study (more academic in nature this time): a full translation & commentary of the Kitab al… https://t.co/VeVTN34NUo
5/17
2020
ἑπεσθε τουτοις τοις σοφοις: @azelin @SimNasr @Mr0rangetracker @UticaRisk @Mikeknightsiraq @Weissenberg7 @MoustafaAyad @charliewinterCheck out my new article for @ispionline: “The Jihadi-Backed Salvation Government and Covid-19 in Northwest Syria” https://t.co/FYdQt9YqE4
Retweeted by Aymenn J Al-Tamimi @IdoFreund recovery@telegram.orgTelegram account got banned. Thankfully reinstated within 17 and a half hours of contacting Telegram administration.
5/15
2020
Statement comes because a work attacking Hay’at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) was issued by someone called ‘Himam al-Shami’… https://t.co/IncL8spBmeAl-Qa’ida-loyalist group Hurras al-Din issues statement reminding people it is only responsible for things issued f… https://t.co/h8Lz3eocJx
5/13
2020
Video circulated by pro-HTS types of a demonstration against Ahrar al-Sham for forcibly evicting a widow from a hou… https://t.co/MSIiPJ3UrHAnother @CGPdc #TerrainAssessment. Part 3 of the #ISIS2020 series. From @hxhassan. A higher altitude examination of… https://t.co/VYm7lxqVl3
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5/12
2020
We're excited to host the brilliant @KimGhattas at @CGPdc on May 12, 11:00 EST. We'll be doing a deep dive on her s… https://t.co/Bj1QPXQJPr
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5/11
2020
Be sure to check this out again for multiple updates, incl. list of dozens of people from Ishtabraq freed as part o… https://t.co/eAVYN526lw
5/8
2020
@shawncarrie https://t.co/27J2XH6i5h
5/7
2020
A monstrous read by monstrous @dannymakkisyria on Rami Makhlouf controversies. Main point I’d add is Makhlouf influ… https://t.co/qZjJOLRxBYThe monstrous moment when you get hundreds of Islamic State Zakat documents...For monstrous interest: an interview I did with the municipal council of Ibta' in Deraa province (Syrian govt affil… https://t.co/cXuxeaR4crThe Ishtabraq Massacre in Idlib: Interview https://t.co/9hTMxI1KOI
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5/6
2020
#IS is NOT «in a 2014 configuration» he is in 2020 reality. Exported from #Iraq to #Syria with a cross border log &… https://t.co/SJC2XSk1Nq
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5/5
2020
@AlAdnanLubnan 1. No. 2. The report says this claim of hers is false. @AlAdnanLubnan Yes. It is a good point.My latest monstrous post: on some internal Islamic State (IS) files that explain controversy on Dr.Imaan Mustafa al… https://t.co/12LqmF0dJj
Retweeted by Aymenn J Al-Tamimiخاص: ملفات داخلية من جماعة الدولة الاسلامية بخصوص الدكتورة ايمان مصطفى البغا التي كانت من اصول شامية وتركت السعودية… https://t.co/WD1LfZKZplMy latest monstrous post: on some internal Islamic State (IS) files that explain controversy on Dr.Imaan Mustafa al… https://t.co/12LqmF0dJj
5/4
2020
آخر منشوراتي: ترجمة وتحليل لبيان من جماعة انصار التوحيد التي تعمل في شمال غرب سوريا حيث تؤكد الجماعة فيه على انها ج… https://t.co/3EeY5KaPMDMy latest post: translation & analysis of statement by jihadist group Ansar al-Tawheed (based in northwest Syria) o… https://t.co/8Me7V116D3
5/3
2020
Another monstrous draft chapter of my PhD done and dusted! This time on a lengthy Islamic State history textbook not available online. 😃😃I remember first reporting the Ishtabraq massacre in 2015. Ishtabraq neighbored my grandmother’s village (Halouz) i… https://t.co/SCxerT4Txp
Retweeted by Aymenn J Al-TamimiMy latest post:interview w/Feda Ibrahim Fakhro,whose father headed municipal council of Alawite village of Ishtabra… https://t.co/IOH12tc1ZK
Retweeted by Aymenn J Al-Tamimiراح اخلي مجموعة حسابات تغرد بالانكليزي من افضل خبراء ومحللين الجماعات المتطرفة. ترجمة التغريدات سهلة واللي يحتاج مس… https://t.co/9rE5tNvyzc
Retweeted by Aymenn J Al-Tamimi @narragonia2 @Rob_Malley @fordrs58 @washingtonpost @hrw Please stop incessantly spam tweeting.My latest post:interview w/Feda Ibrahim Fakhro,whose father headed municipal council of Alawite village of Ishtabra… https://t.co/IOH12tc1ZK
5/2
2020
Hit biþ rihtlic þæt ge folgien þissum werum todæg for þæm þe hie sind wise: @azelin @tweetsintheME @DanieleRainerihttps://t.co/G6t6zwWJIE @OALD24 https://t.co/27J2XH6i5h @RashaAlAqeedi لان هذا الشيء يعجبك 😊😊قريبا باذن الله.... سأقوم بإعداد اطلاع مختصر على قواعد اللغة الانكيليزية القديمة (بالعربية) وسانشرها على مدونتي
5/1
2020
Islamic State citing the British historian Arnold Toynbee...#PhDstudies 😃😃 https://t.co/RLuloSnUV9
4/30
2020
A monstrous thread by the monstrous @uticarisk, though I still hold it against you that you recommended Cambridge L… https://t.co/2NYX1SPko3 @aelghossain @CGPdc Monstrous thanks.Was going to wait till 1 May to announce this. But yes, I am most pleased to contribute as a research fellow to the… https://t.co/AmJHLmEbzdNorth Korean ambassador to Syria sends congratulations to the National Pledge Party (ally of the Ba’ath Party) on a… https://t.co/xHIGuH03qi
4/29
2020

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