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Frank J. Gaffney Jr.

Frank J. Gaffney Jr.

Frank J. Gaffney Jr. is president of the Center for Security Policy (, a columnist for The Washington Times and host of Secure Freedom Radio, heard in Washington weeknights at 9 p.m. on 1260 AM.

The death of Mullah Mohammad Omar (center) was confirmed by the Taliban, which postponed a second round of talks with Kabul. (Associated Press)

FRANK GAFFNEY: Islamic Uzbek movement swears allegiance to ISIS

On Aug. 6th, the Pakistan-based jihadist organization Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan (IMU), previously covered here, released a video of its leader Usmon Ghazi and several associates swearing loyalty to Islamic State of Iraq and Syria and becoming part of the Khorasan state.