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What are AQ Soldier Kills in Warzone 2?

A new AQ Soldier Kills tab can be found in the After Action Report (AAR) on Warzone 2; here is the complete details.
What are AQ Soldier Kills in Warzone 2?

It is safe to say that Warzone 2 is the most battle royale game everybody is currently hung on. Every day, players find new unique spots to hide and surprise the enemies but also find new features in the game.

Recently, many players noticed a new term in the Scoreboard or the After Action Report (AAR) once the match ended called the AQ Soldiers and was wondering what this is for. This stat can be seen beside the regular player score or operator kill count. Here are the complete details about the AQ Soldiers in Warzone 2 and DMZ Mode:

Who are the AQ Soldiers in Warzone 2?

AQ stands for Al Qatala a terrorist organization.
AQ stands for Al Qatala a terrorist organization. (Picture: Activision)

The AQ Soldiers are part of the Al Qatala terrorist organization operating in the United Republic of Adal. When you drop in the Al Mazrah, you might encounter these Soldiers. The AQ Soldiers are AI-operated Soldiers and can be found guarding the Strongholds and Black Sites only. Killing these Soldiers will help you earn rewards such as custom loadouts, weapon blueprints, and more.

What are AQ Soldier Kills in Warzone 2?

Killing the AQ Soliders will get you custom loadouts.
Killing the AQ Soliders will get you custom loadouts. (Picture: Activision)

When you go to these Strongholds and Black Sites and kill the AI-operated AQ Soldiers, you will get the AQ Soldier Kills stats. The Stronghold and Black Site is a new feature added in Warzone 2 and DMZ Mode to make the looting system more exciting and allow players to get custom loadouts more accessible. 

Going to the Strongholds and Defusing the bombs regularly will give you custom loadouts and a little upper hand compared to your enemies. Everyone welcomes this new feature, and the AQ Soldiers Kill stat also helps distinguish players' scores against real players and the AI bots.


For more on Call of Duty: Warzone 2, check out be sure to check out our dedicated section and learn more with some of our Warzone 2 Guides & Tutorials below:

Warzone 2 Battle Royale Guides - Map Al Mazrah Guide|Map Size|All Killstreaks Explained|Unlock All Operators|New Reporting System|Prestige Ranks, Cap, Rewards|New Battle Pass System|All New Operators List|Victus XMR Sniper Rifle Unlocking Guide|Backpack & Looting Explained | Skill-Based Matchmaking| PC Specs |Check Server Status | Unlock Zeus & Mortal's Bane | Locked On The Menu Issue | CDL Packs | Blackout Roze Operator Skin | BAS-P SMG Unlocking Guide | Weapon Balance Changes | Hidden Money Chests | Unlock Gaz and Klaus | AQ Soldier Kills

Warzone 2 Tier Lists - Best Weapons Tier List | Best Assault Rifles (AR) Tier List 

Warzone 2 DMZ Mode Guides - Factions & Missions | Contracts & World Activities | DMZ Faction Rewards | Interrogation Guide | Factions Rewards | Unlock UAV Towers | Find Stronghold Keycards | LAG & Stuttering Fix

Warzone 2 Class Setups - Best Meta Loadouts | Best Long Range Loadouts | PDSW 528 Loadout | M4 Loadout | FSS Hurricane Loadout | TAQ-56 Loadout | MCPR-300 Loadout | Kastov 762 Loadout | RPK Loadout | Lachmann Loadout | EBR-14 Loadout | RAAL MG Loadout | SP-R 208 Loadout