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David Hicks

Lashkar e-Tayyiba Soldier

Detained

Details
ImportanceLow
Location of DetentionU.S. Naval Station Guantanamo Bay, Cuba
Capturing AuthorityNorthern Alliance
Date of CaptureDecember 2001
Location of CaptureBaghlan, Afghanistan
AffiliationLashkar e-Tayyiba1
RoleSoldier
Full Given NameDavid Matthew Hicks
NationalityAustralian
Alias(es)Abu Muslim Australia1, Abu Muslim Austraili1, Abu Muslim Philippine1, Muhammad Dawood1, David Michael Hicks1
Date of BirthAug. 7, 19751
Place of BirthAdelaide, Australia1
GenderMale
HistoryAttended training camp in postwar Afghanistan (1990-2001)1
Charged withMaterial Support for Terrorist Organization
Charging authorityUnited States Military
Case statusConvicted
ConvictionsMaterial Support for Terrorist Organization
Case resolvedMarch 26, 2007
 
 
Narrative and Notes
 
Reliable
  • A charge of Attempted Murder in Violation of Law of War was dropped.
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    Sources
    1 United States vs. David M. Hicks, referred charge sheet, March 1, 2007.
     
     
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