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Abu Tamim Liby

Al-Qaeda Associate

ImportanceVery Low
AffiliationAl-Qaeda
RoleAssociate
NationalityLibyan2
GenderMale
Narrative and Notes (Reliable)
  • Jamal Ahmed al-Fadl described Abu Tamim Liby as a bit of a malcontent, who complained in al-Qaeda's early days in Peshawar, Pakistan, that too much was run by Egyptians. Osama bin Laden responded that one's nationality was not important.1
  • Sources and Notes

    1 Jamal Ahmed 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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