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[...]
Sulaiman Abu Ghaith is a stateless Arab regarded as one of al-Qaeda's spokesmen. He is married to one of Osama bin Laden's daughters. Abu Ghaith first gained attention during the 1990–1991 Iraqi invasion and occupation of Kuwait. His sermons denouncing the[...]
Fayiz Mohammed Ahmed is a Kuwaiti citizen who was held in extrajudicial detention in the United States' Guantanamo Bay detainment camp in Cuba, from 2002 to 2016. He has never been charged with war crimes. The US Department of Defense reports[...]
Anas al-Kandari was a Kuwaiti citizen that died in a firefight on Faylaka Island, with United States Marines on October 8, 2002. A U.S. Marine also died in the incident as was Al Kandari's fellow fighter Jassem al-Hajiri.
Adel al Zamel is a citizen of Kuwait who was held in extrajudicial detention in the United States Guantanamo Bay detention camps, in Cuba. Joint Task Force Guantanamo counter-terrorism analysts report that Al Zamel was born on August 23, 1963, in[...]