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Mohammed Jamal Khalifa

Suspected Al-Qaeda Financier

Details
ImportanceHigh
LocationJeddah, Saudi Arabia1
AffiliationAl-Qaeda
RoleFinancier
AffiliationAbu Sayyaf
AffiliationIslamic Army of Aden
AffiliationProject Bojinka Cell
NationalitySaudi
Alias(es)Abu Baraa
Alternate Spelling(s)Mohammed Jamal Khalifah, Mohamed Jamal Khalifa, Muhammad Khalifa
GenderMale
HistoryVeteran of Afghanistan-Soviet civil war (1980-1989)1
 
 
Narrative and Notes
 
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  • He is married to one of Osama bin Laden's sisters.
  • As of 2003, he was running a restaurant in Jeddah. He claims he broke with bin Laden in the 1980s, but authorities doubt that.1
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    Possible
  • Allegedly played financial in for various operations in southeast Asia, including Project Bojinka.
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    Sources
    1 'A Blueprint for 9/11.' CBS: Jan. 17, 2003.
     
     
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