Born in 1953 in Gaza, Al-Nakhala is the leader of Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ), and he is based in Damascus, Syria. Al-Nakhala was detained by Israel a number of times since 1971. In 1971, he was sentenced to life imprisonment in[...]
Abd Al Aziz Awda, also known as Abd al-Aziz Uda or Sheik Odeh is a Palestinian and one of the founders of the Islamic Jihad Movement in Palestine, also known as Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ), which is deemed by the United[...]
The Islamic Committee for Palestine (ICP) was an outgrowth of the Islamic Concern Project, an initiative ostensibly dedicated in: helping the poor, the refugees, the displaced, the orphans, the sick, the handicapped and the homeless.
Established in 1990 and formally incorporated in 1991, the World & Islam Studies Enterprise (WISE) was an “Islamic think tank” created to promote scholarly research and dialogue between Muslim and Western scholars. The organization was headquartered in Tampa.
Mousa Mohammed Abu Marzook earned a degree in engineering from Ein Shams University (Cairo) in 1977. In 1983 he moved to the United States. Soon after arriving in the U.S., Marzook became affiliated with the Islamic Association for Palestine (IAP), a[...]
In 1988 in Cleveland, he was quoted saying: "Jihad is our path. Victory to Islam. Death to Israel. Revolution. Revolution until victory. Rolling to Jerusalem." His brother-in-law Mazen Al-Najjar was jailed for nearly five years, accused of having links to Palestinian[...]
Islamist Jihadist Movement in Palestine known in the West as simply Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ), is a Palestinian Islamist organization...