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Jaber Elbaneh

Suspected Lackawanna Six Operative

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Details
ImportanceLow
AffiliationLackawanna Six
RoleOperative
SupervisorKamal Derwish
AffiliationAl-Qaeda1
NationalityYemeni
Alias(es)Abu Jubaer1, Jubair1
Alternate Spelling(s)Jaber A. Elbaneh, Jaber A. Elbanelt, Jaben A. Elbanelt, Jabor Elbaneh, Jubaer Elbaneh
Date of BirthSept. 9, 19661
Place of BirthYemen1
Height5-81
Weight200 lbs1
GenderMale
DescriptionBuild: Stocky; Hair: Brown; Eyes: Brown.1
Charged withProviding Material Support to Terrorist Organization; Conspiracy to Same1
Charging authorityUnited States
Charges issuedMay 21, 2003
 
 
Narrative and Notes
 
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  • Detained in Yemen at some point, then apparently escaped in Feburary 2006.
  • He speaks Arabic and English. He speaks in a Yemeni accent.
  • He has worked as a salesman and taxi driver.
  • The U.S. government is offering a reward of up to $5 million for information leading to his capture.
  • He is believed to have fled the United States.1
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    Sources
    1 FBI Most-Wanted Terrorist page, viewed Nov. 6, 2006.
    Photos (left to right): FBI; FBI (2000); FBI (1996)
     
     
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