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Abdul Rahman Yasin

First World Trade Center bombing cell Operative

Abdul Rahman YasinAbdul Rahman Yasin

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ImportanceLow
AffiliationFirst World Trade Center bombing cell
RoleOperative
NationalityAmerican1
NationalityIraqi
Alias(es)Abdul Rahman Said Yasin1, Aboud Yasin1, Abdul Rahman S. Taha1, Abdul Rahman S. Taher1
Date of BirthApril 10, 1960
Place of BirthBloomington, Indiana, United States1
Height5'10'1
Weight180 lbs1
GenderMale
DescriptionHair: Black. Eyes: Brown. Complexion: Olive.1
Injuries/IllnessHe is epileptic. He may have a chemical burn scar on his right thigh.1
Charged withAiding and abetting, damage by means of explosive, others
Charging authorityUnited States
In connection withWorld Trade Center truck bombing
 
 
Narrative and Notes
 
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  • Abdul Rahman Yasin is wanted for his alleged role in the 1993 World Trade Center bombing.
  • According to prosecutors, he helped prepare the explosives used in the attack.
  • He was born in Indiana, moved to Iraq as a child and returned to the United States in 1992.
  • The U.S. State Department is offering a reward of up to $5 million for information leading to his capture.1,2
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    Sources
    1 FBI 'Most Wanted Terrorist' online poster.
    2 United States vs. Ramzi Yousef et. al., indictment.
    Photos (left to right): FBI, FBI (Taken 2002)
     
     
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