ASWJ

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ASWJAhlus Sunnah Wal Jama'ah (Australian Muslim association)
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FATF in its report further said that detailed information was not provided on the sections of the ATA these actions were taken under or Terror Financing actors/activities involved, Pakistan did inform the assessment team that in general terms: most cases from Punjab pertain to collection of donations with individuals found to be affiliated with organisations such as Al Qaida KUA, SSP, JeM, ASWJ, Daesh.
In a statement issued after the target killing of Muhammad Nadeem Qadri, the ASWJ president of Liaquatabad locality, Allama Farooqui said that the peace of Karachi was restored after a long time but now extremists wanted to sabotage the same by carrying out such activities.
The victim was the ASWJ Liaquatabad Town president, said party spokesperson Umer Mowavia.
According to Maulana Aurangzeb Farooqui, both deceased named Muhammad Arshad and Saleem were the workers of the ASWJ and were attacked on their way back home from Masjid Siddiqui Akber, the headquarter of outfit after offering Jumma prayers.
While condemning the murders, the ASWJ official claimed that the incident was a targeted killing.
The English daily quoted the Maulana as further saying, "Some are contesting as independent candidates and others on the tickets of different parties," but falling short of naming the parties that issued tickets to the ASWJ candidates.
"I have also served a show cause notice to Shehzad Memon, our candidate from 103 for his meeting with ASWJ leaders," Ghani told Arab News.
Madrassas or religious seminaries operated by ASWJ in the Pakistani province of Balochistan that borders on Iran have benefiited from an injection of funds from the kingdom in the last two years, according to militants.
Although the ASWJ, a sectarian outfit, has long been banned in Pakistan, nomination papers of a number of election candidates affiliated with it have been accepted, allowing them to contest the upcoming polls.
ASWJ is considered the political face of extremist group Lashkar-e-Jhangvi (LeJ), which has been blamed for numerous attacks.
According to senior police official, Rana Abdul Jabbar "Two gunmen riding a motorbike opened fire on Muavia's vehicle, wounding him and his driver critically." He further added that Muavia and his driver were rushed to hospital where the ASWJ provincial chief died of his bullet wounds.