Abu al-Hasan al-Hashimi al-Qurashi

leader of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant from 2022

Abu al-Hasan al-Hashimi al-Qurashi[1] (Arabic: أبو الحسن الهاشمي القرشي) is an Iraqi Islamic terrorist and the third and current caliph of the Islamic State since 2022. He was named as caliph on 10 March 2022 in an audio message by the new speaker of IS, Abu Omar al-Muhajir. He replaced Abu Ibrahim al-Hashimi al-Qurashi.[2][3]

Abu al-Hasan al-Hashimi al-Qurashi
3rd Caliph of the Islamic State
10 March 2022
Preceded byAbu Ibrahim al-Hashimi al-Qurashi
Personal details
ReligionSunni Islam
Battles/warsWar on Terror


  1. "L'ISIS ha nominato un nuovo capo, Abu al Hasan al Hashimi al Qurashi". 10 March 2022.
  2. "Islamic State names new leader, confirms death of predecessor". 10 March 2022.
  3. Hubbard, Ben (10 March 2022). "ISIS Names a New Leader, but Says Little About Him". New York Times. Retrieved 10 March 2022.