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Younis Khalis hosts bin Laden in Afghanistan


Event Details
Primary OrganizationAl-Qaeda
Other OrganizationHizb-I Islami Khalis
LocationJalalabad, Nangarhar, Afghanistan
TimeMid 1996
PresentYounis Khalis, Zuhayr Abdul Ghaffer al-Kubaysi
Narrative and Notes
ReliableGuerilla commander Khalis initially hosted bin Laden when he returned to Afghanistan from Sudan in 1996.1
1The 9-11 Commission Final Report, July 22, 2004, Chapter 2.5.
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