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Abu Zubaydah captured

Counterterrorism Detention

Event Details
Primary OrganizationAl-Qaeda
Capturing AgencyCIA, FBI and Pakistani authorities
Location of CaptureFaisalabad, Pakistan
Time of Capture March 28, 2002
CapturedAbu Zubaydah, Ghassan al Sharbi1
Narrative and Notes
ReliableAbu Zubaydah was shot three times trying to escape.
1The 9-11 Commission Final Report, July 22, 2004, Footnotes.
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