• (noun): A fundamentalist Islamic group in Somalia who initially did fundraising for al-Qaeda; responsible for ambushing United States Army Rangers and for terrorist bombings in Ethiopia; believed to have branches in several countries.
    Synonyms: al Itihaad al Islamiya, al-Itihaad al-Islamiya, Islamic Unity

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Consolidation Of States Within Somalia (1998–2006) - Union of Islamic Courts
... During the civil war, AIAI established a firm foothold in the two bastions of power of its two component parts, the Gedo region and in the northwest, and undertook a bold expansionist policy during the ... Gedo several times and crushed the AIAI, occupying Gedo for several years, and Puntland succeeded in crushing the AIAI in the north in 1992/93 ... The blow to the AIAI was crushing and the organization essentially dissolved into tiny independent Islamic Courts scattered throughout the areas in Somalia where Ethiopia and Puntland, or anyone else for that matter ...
Super Monkey Ball Deluxe - Characters - Playable - Meemee
... She is Aiai’s future wife, and the future mother of Baby ... Meemee is in love with Aiai, but Aiai is more interested in bananas than her, which upsets her ...
Al-Itihaad Al-Islamiya - History
... AIAI was also active in setting up sharia courts ... Chronicle, on December 16, 2001 quoted unnamed intelligence officials who claimed AIAI was extensively connected to Al Barakaat ... At its height, the AIAI militia numbered over 1000 ...