Al Qaeda chief rejects Islamic State as illegitimate in audio tape

Al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahri dismissed the Islamic State movement and its leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi as illegitimate but said his followers would join them in fighting the Western-led coalition in Iraq and Syria if possible. In an audiotape on the internet, Zawahri said, “We don’t recognize this caliphate.”

via ynetnews.com

Source: http://www.ynetnews.com/articles/0,7340,L-4699368,00.html

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