Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan (IMU)

Militant Islamic group founded in 1999 by Tohrir Yuldeshev and Juma Namangani that has declared a jihad against the government of Uzbekistan. Not limited to Uzbekistan also active in Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, and Afghanistan. The IMU is being bankrolled by Afghanistan's drugs trade, Osama bin Laden and Islamic groups in Pakistan along with the Arab Gulf states. There is an obvious imported Deobandi / Wahhabi / Taliban influence in their ideology.