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Homeland Security

18 November 2004

U.S. Offers $5 Million Reward for Information about Terrorist

United States seeks information about al-Qaida's Mustafa Setmariam Nasar

Following is a statement from the State Department November 18 about a $5 million reward offered for information leading to the capture of al-Qaida terrorist Mustafa Setmariam Nasar:

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Office of the Spokesman
November 18, 2004

Statement by Adam Ereli, Deputy Spokesman

Secretary of State Colin L. Powell Authorizes Reward

Secretary of State Colin L. Powell has authorized a $5 million reward offer to encourage individuals to come forward with information regarding Mustafa Setmariam Nasar.

Mustafa Setmariam Nasar, also known as Abu Musab al-Suri, is an al-Qaida member and former trainer at the Derunta and al-Ghuraba terrorist camps in Afghanistan where he trained terrorists in poisons and chemicals. Nasar is a Syrian with dual Spanish Nationality.

We encourage anyone with information on the location of Mustafa Setmariam Nasar to contact Rewards for Justice via e-mail at [email protected] or via telephone at 1 (800) 877-3927.

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