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Lillie

Jemaah Islamiya Terrorist Operator

Detained

Details
ImportanceHigh
Location of DetentionU.S. Naval Station Guantanamo Bay, Cuba1
Capturing AuthorityThai authorities, CIA
Date of CaptureAug. 11, 2003
Location of CaptureAyutthaya, Thailand
AffiliationJemaah Islamiya1
RoleTerrorist Operator1
SupervisorHambali1
AffiliationAl-Qaeda
Full Given NameMohammed Nazir Bin Lep
NationalityMalaysian1
Alias(es)Bashir Bin Lap1
Alternate Spelling(s)Lili, Li-Li
GenderMale
 
 
Narrative and Notes
 
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  • Facilitated transfer of al-Qaeda money used in Jakarta Marriott bombing in 2003.
  • Slated to be a suicide bomber in an aborted post 9-11 al-Qaeda attack targeting Los Angeles.
  • Captured with Hambali.
  • He was one of 14 key al-Qaeda operatives and associates transferred from CIA custody to the U.S. military prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, in 2006.
  • Attended Polytechnic University in Malaysia in the mid-1990s and earned a degree in architecture.1
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    Sources
    1 'Detainee Biographies,' press release, Director of National Intelligence, Sept. 6, 2006.
     
     
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