The Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan (IMU) is a terrorist group founded in 1998, whose stated goal is the overthrow of the Uzbek president & to create an Islamic state in Uzbekistan.
The Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan (IMU) has been active in the Pakistani tribal region since late 2001, where it reconstituted after fighting alongside the Taliban.
Negotiating with the Haqqani network, a terrorist organization in Afghanistana nd Pakistan, is not an option.
ISW Research Analyst Jeffrey Dressler offers thoughts on Pakistani terror group Lashkar-e-Taiba at Bellum, a Project of the Stanford Review.
ISW Afghanistan expert Jeffrey Dressler talks with CNN Pentagon correspondent Chris Lawrence.
New Fact Sheet by Jeffrey Dressler outlining the key terrorist groups within Pakistan.
Dr. Kimberly Kagan (ISW) and Dr. Fred Kagan (AEI) have produced a second report considering how enemy groups would respond to several US Policy scenarios.
To win in Afghanistan requires troops on the ground. More analysis by Fred and Kim Kagan.
A joint product of ISW and the American Enterprise Institute (AEI). The map indicates major enemy groups within the four ISAF Regional Commands in Afghanistan.