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Abu Musab al Saudi

Al-Qaeda Founder

ImportanceUnknown
AffiliationAl-Qaeda1
RoleFounder1
NationalitySaudi2
GenderMale
HistoryVeteran of Afghanistan-Soviet civil war (1980-1989)
Narrative and Notes (Possible)
  • U.S. government witness described Abu Musab al Saudi as one of the founders of al-Qaeda.1
  • Sources and Notes

    1 Jamal al-Fadl testimony, United States vs. Osama bin Laden et al, trial transcript, Day 2, Feb. 6, 2001.
    2 Presumed from name.

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