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Ghassan al Sharbi

Al-Qaeda Member

Detained

Details
ImportanceLow
Capturing AuthorityCIA, FBI, Pakistani authorities1
Date of CaptureMarch 28, 20021
Location of CaptureFaisalabad, Pakistan1
AffiliationAl-Qaeda1
RoleMember1
SupervisorAbu Zubaydah1
Alternate Spelling(s)Ghassan al-Sharbi
GenderMale
HistoryAttended training camp in postwar Afghanistan (1990-2001)1
 
 
Narrative and Notes
 
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  • Studied at Embry-Riddle Aernautical University in Prescott, Arizona.
  • Captured with Abu Zubaydah.1
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    Possible
  • Attended Afghan training camps and swore bayat to bin Laden in summer 2001.1
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    Sources
    1 The 9-11 Commission Final Report, July 22, 2004, Footnotes.
     
     
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