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Abd al-Rahim

Al-Qaeda Operative

Abd al-Rahim

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ImportanceUnknown
Matyrdom video
Video: Matyrdom video
AffiliationAl-Qaeda
RoleOperative
SupervisorMohammed Atef
GenderMale
 
 
Narrative and Notes
 
Reliable
  • His images were found on a matyrdom video recovered from the rubble of the building where U.S. aircraft bombed and killed al-Qaeda operations chief Mohammed Atef.1
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    Invalidated
  • He is often mistaken for Abd al-Rahim al-Nashiri, al-Qaeda's now-captured Persian Gulf operations chief.
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    Sources
    1 FBI seeking information alert, viewed Nov. 6, 2006.
    Photo: FBI
    Video: FBI
     
     
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