The Largest Security-Cleared Career Network for Defense and Intelligence Jobs - JOIN NOW

Military

SLUG: 0-09749 - Editorial - ICA Al-Yacoub
DATE:
NOTE NUMBER:

DATE=03/08/2002

TYPE=EDITORIAL

NUMBER=0-09749

TITLE=EDITORIAL: CRIME ALERT: AL-YACOUB

INTERNET=Yes

CONTENT=THIS EDITORIAL IS BEING RELEASED FOR USE BY ALL SERVICES.

Anncr: Next, an international public service announcement:

Voice: The United States has established a list of "Most Wanted Terrorists." Several of the twenty-two fugitives on this list, including Osama bin Laden, are part of al-Qaida, the terrorist group responsible for the September 11th attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon. Others are wanted in connection with previous terrorist attacks.

Ibrahim Salih Mohammed Al-Yacoub [EEB-ra-heem SAW-lee mo-HAHM-med ahl-YAH-koob] is wanted for the 1996 bombing of the Khobar Towers military housing complex in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia. Nineteen American servicemen were killed and three-hundred people were wounded in the attack. The attack was carried out by the Iranian-backed terrorist group, Saudi Hezbollah.

Al-Yacoub was born on October 16th, 1966, in Tarut, Saudi Arabia. He remains a Saudi Arabian

citizen. He is one meter sixty-two centimeters tall, and weighs sixty-eight kilograms. He has black hair, brown eyes, and an olive complexion.

The U.S. is offering a reward of up to twenty-five-million dollars for information leading to the arrest of Ibrahim Salih Mohammed Al-Yacoub. If you have information concerning this fugitive, you should contact the nearest U.S. embassy or consulate. The identities of all informants will be kept confidential.

Anncr: That was an international public service announcement. For more information on international fugitives, visit the International Crime Alert web site at www-dot-ibb-dot gov slash fugitives.



NEWSLETTER
Join the GlobalSecurity.org mailing list