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Ahmed Mohammed Hamed Ali

Nairobi embassy bombing cell Operative

Ahmed Mohammed Hamed Ali

ImportanceLow
LocationAfghanistan2
AffiliationNairobi embassy bombing cell
RoleOperative
AffiliationEast Africa Embassy Bombers
AffiliationAl-Qaeda
NationalityEgyptian1
Alias(es)Abu Islam al-Surir1, Abu Islam1, Abu Khadijah1, Abu Fatima1, Ahmad al-Masri1, Ahmed the Egyptian1, Shuaib1, Ahmed Shieb1, Ahmed Mohammed Abdurehman1
Alternate TransliterationAhmed Hemed, Hamed Ali, Ahmed Mohammed Ali
Possibly the same asAbu Ahmed el Masry
Date of Birth19651
Place of BirthEgypt1
Height5'7'
GenderMale
DescriptionHair: Dark. Eyes: Dark. Complexion: Olive.1
Charged withConspiracy
Charging authorityUnited States
In connection withEast African Embassy Bombings
Narrative and Notes (Reliable)
  • He left Kenya on Aug. 2, 1998, for Karachi.
  • The U.S. State Department is offering a reward of up to $5 million for information leading to his capture.1
  • Narrative and Notes (Possible)
  • Ali may have formal training in agriculture.1
  • Sources and Notes

    1 FBI 'Most Wanted Terrorist' poster.
    2 U.S. State Department 'Rewards for Justice' site.

    Photo credit

    FBI

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