Who is Abu Mohammed al-Adnani?

Middle East

In this video, the origins of the rise of ISIS’ spokesman and foreign operations commander Abu Mohamed al-Adnani are discussed, as well as what, or who, brought him to hold such a position within the group.

Al-Adnani is most famously known for promoting attacks on the west, particularly in the United States and France, and was the group’s charismatic recruiter, who was also known as the closest confident and most dependable aide of ISIS’s leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi.