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Abdula Ahmed Ali

Suspected UK-US airline bomb plotters Member


Location of DetentionUnited Kingdom
Capturing AuthorityBritish authorities
Date of CaptureAug. 10, 2006
Location of CaptureUnited Kingdom
AffiliationUK-US airline bomb plotters
Alias(es)Abdullah Ali Ahmed Khan1
Alternate TransliterationAbdullah Ahmed Ali, Ahmed Abdullah Ali
Date of BirthOct. 10, 19801
Charged withConspiracy to murder; preparing acts of terrorism3
Charging authorityUnited Kingdom
In connection withUK Foils Transatlantic Bombings
Charges issuedAug. 21, 2006
Case statusPending
Narrative and Notes
  • The charges against him suggest his role in plot began sometime after Jan. 1, 2006.
  • Bank of England froze assets Aug. 11, 2006.
  • Address in Walthamstow, London, UK.
  • Married to Cossor Ali.1,3
  • Brother of Assan Abdullah Khan.2
  • Both he and Waheed Arafat Khan are described as brothers to suspect Assan Abdullah Khan, but Waheed and Abdula were born a little more than 7 months apart.2
    1 Bank of England news release, Aug. 11, 2006.
    2 'The arrested suspects.' The Daily Telegraph, Aug. 13, 2006.
    3 'Eleven charged over bomb plot.' BBC, Aug. 21, 2006.
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