Leaked ISIS docs indicate Paris terrorists were connected

Leaked ISIS docs indicate Paris terrorists were connected
First responders near the Stade de France, early in the incident on 13 Nov. (Image via Le Figaro)

[Ed. – There were other, less specific indications of this earlier, but the detailed ISIS documents, assuming they’re valid, are pretty definitive.]

A trove of leaked Islamic State group documents features the names of the three jihadists who carried out the assault on the Bataclan theatre during November’s terror attacks in Paris, German media reported Friday.

Among the thousands of IS registration papers were those of Samy Amimour, Foued Mohamed-Aggad and Omar Ismail Mostefai, said public broadcasters NDR and WDR and Munich daily Sueddeutsche Zeitung. …

The German research team said it had now obtained data on several thousand IS members from a total of 22,000 documents, many of them duplicates, which were earlier also obtained by British broadcaster Sky News.

They contain the names, addresses, phone numbers and family contacts of jihadists who joined IS, as well as their blood type, mother’s maiden name, “level of sharia understanding” and previous experience.

The fighters listed in the cache of documents came from across Europe and from the United States, Russia, Indonesia, South Africa and Trinidad and Tobago, the German media team said.

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