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Osman Nuri Kabaktepe

Osman Nuri Kabaktepe is an influential political operative who was recently elected chairman of the ruling Justice and Development Party’s (AKP)...

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Abdalraouf Abdallah

Abdalraouf Abdallah was convicted of terrorist offences in 2016 and was given a sentence of nine-and-a-half years, the last four of which were due to be spent on licence. His release comes amid a public inquiry into the 2017 bombing at[...]

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Khairi Saadallah

Khairi Saadallah is a 25-year-old Libyan refugee who was granted asylum in the United Kingdom. He arrived as a refugee, having fled the civil war in his home country of Libya in North Africa. He boasted to friends that he had[...]

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Ahmed Abu Khattala

Ahmed Abu Khattala is a Libyan national, who commanded a small militia during the 2011 uprising against Qaddafi. He participated in the 2012 Benghazi attack on the American diplomatic mission at Benghazi, in which Ambassador J. Christopher Stevens and three other[...]

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Abd al-Muhsin Al-Libi

Abd al-Muhsin Al-Libi, frequently known as Ibrahim Tantoush (also spelt Ibrahim Tantouche) is an alleged Libyan Al-Qaeda leader. He is also connected with the alias "Ibrahim Ali Abu Bakr" as well as many other aliases including "Abdalmushi", "Abdel Ilah Sabri" and[...]

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Yousif Alsyed

Yousif Alsyed is an Islamic State sympathiser who sent an encrypted message saying he wanted to “become a martyr” in Syria or Libya before his school raised the alarm. Together with his older brother Ahmed, 20, he was part of a[...]

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Abdel-Hakim al-Hasidi

Abdel-Hakim al-Hasidi was born in Libya and was trained for five years in an al-Qaeda/Mujahideen training camp in Afghanistan during the Soviet-Afghan War. Abdel-Hakim al-Hasidi is a leading member of the Libyan Islamic Fighting Group and a commander of the 2011[...]

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