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Salem al Masri

Afghan resistance Trainer

ImportanceHigh
AffiliationAfghan resistance1
RoleTrainer1
AffiliationAl-Qaeda1
NationalityEgyptian1
Alternate TransliterationSalem el Masry
GenderMale
HistoryVeteran of Afghanistan-Soviet civil war (1980-1989)
Narrative and Notes (Reliable)
  • Provided explosives training at Jihad Wal camp in 1989.1
  • Narrative and Notes (Possible)
  • Said to have received explosives training from Hezbollah in early 1990s in southern Lebanon.1
  • Sources and Notes

    1 Jamal al-Fadl testimony, United States vs. Osama bin Laden et al, trial transcript, Day 2, Feb. 6, 2001.

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