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Umair Hussain

Suspected UK-US airline bomb plotters Family Member

ImportanceVery Low
AffiliationUK-US airline bomb plotters
RoleFamily Member
Date of BirthOct. 9, 19811
Charged withFailure to disclose knowledge of terrorist preparations4
Charging authorityUnited Kingdom
In connection withUK Foils Transatlantic Bombings
Charges issuedAug. 24, 2006
Case statusAcquitted5
Case resolvedNov. 1, 2006
Narrative and Notes
  • His charges indicate authorities do not believe he was a central player in the plot.
  • He was released on lack of evidence on Nov. 1, 2006.
  • Bank of England froze assets Aug. 11, 2006.
  • Address in London, UK, E14.
  • Address in London, UK, E1.
  • UK National Insurance No. JN8463195.
  • Brother to Mehran and Nabeel Hussain.1,2,3
  • Lived in Chingford.3
    1 Bank of England press release, Aug. 11, 2006.
    2 Bank of England frozen assets list.
    3 'The arrested suspects.' The Daily Telegraph, Aug. 13, 2006.
    4 'British Charge 12th Suspect in Airline Terror Plot.' The Associated Press, Aug. 25, 2006.
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