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Gun Gun Rusman Gunawan

Al-Ghuraba Commander

Detained

Details
ImportanceHigh
LocationIndonesia
Capturing AuthorityPakistan
Date of CaptureSeptember 2003
Location of CapturePakistan
AffiliationAl-Ghuraba1
RoleCommander1
SupervisorHambali
AffiliationJemaah Islamiya1
AffiliationAl-Qaeda
NationalityIndonesian1
Alias(es)Abd Al-Hadi1, Abdul Hadi1, Abdul Karim1, Bukhori1, Bukhory1
Date of BirthJuly 6, 19771
Place of BirthCianjur, West Java, Indonesia1
GenderMale
Charging authorityIndonesia
In connection withJakarta Marriott bombing
Case statusConvicted
SentenceFour years imprisonment1
Case resolvedOctober 2004
 
 
Narrative and Notes
 
Reliable
  • Hambali's younger brother, Gunawan was put in charge of Al-Ghuraba, a Pakistan-based JI cell charged with training a new generation of JI operatives. He was captured in Pakistan and deported to Indonesia, where he was convicted of financing the Jakarta Marriott bombing.
  • Gunawan also served as an al-Qaeda facilitator in Karachi and coordinated contacts between the cell and the Taliban. He served as an e-mail conduit between Hambali and a senior al-Qaeda figure.
  • The U.S. government froze his assets on April 13, 2006.1
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    Sources
    1 U.S. Treasury Department press release JS-4179, April 13, 2006.
     
     
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