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Mr. Belmokhtar, a native of central Algeria, is a founding member of the Salafist Group for Preaching and Combat, which later became known as al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb.

He heads one of AQIM’s two main battalions, controlling the group’s southern area.

From wire dispatches and staff reports

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