Egyptian Islamic Jihad
The Egyptian Islamic Jihad (Arabic: الجهاد الإسلامي المصري‎) (EIJ) formerly called simply Islamic Jihad (الجهاد الإسلامي and Liberation Army for Holy Sites) originally referred to as al-Jiha...
Al Qaeda Leader Warns Of 'Gravest Consequences' If Boston Bomber Executed
Al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahri has warned the United States of the "gravest consequences" if Boston marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev or any other Muslim prisoner is executed.
Al Qaeda Leader Warns Of 'Gravest Consequences' If Boston Bomber Executed
Al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahri has warned the United States of the "gravest consequences" if Boston marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev or any other Muslim prisoner is executed.
Salem el-Masri
Salem el-Masri (سالم المصري) is allegedly an explosives trainer with Al-Jihad, who worked first in Afghanistan, and then in Khartoum at the Al-Damazin Farms project owned by Osama bin Laden.
El-Ma...
Muhammad Abdelrahim al-Sharqawi
Muhammad Abdelrahim al-Sharqawi was an alleged member of Egyptian Islamic Jihad, and one of the closest colleagues of Ayman al-Zawahiri.An engineer by trade, he was put in charge of recruiting members...
Khaled Medhet al-Fiqi
Khaled Medhet al-Fiqi (also Abdul Samee) was an alleged member of Egyptian Islamic Jihad.He had used his apartment as a warehouse for the group to store weapons and ammunition. He had been among the m...
Kamal Habib
Dr Kamal Habib is an Egyptian political analyst, political science professor and a member of the Supreme Council of Journalism in Egypt. Dr Kamal Habib is a regular public commentator, often hosted on...
Ameen Yusef al-Domeiry
Ameen Yusef al-Domeiry was an alleged member of Egyptian Islamic Jihad.He was recruited by Ayman al-Zawahiri around 1979-80.A pharmacist by trade, he used the revenues from his business to support the...
Thirwat Shehata
Born June 29 1960, Thirwat Salah Shehata (ثروت صالح شحاته) (also Tarwat Salah Abdallah) was a core member of Egyptian Islamic Jihad.Married to the sister of Mahmoud Jaballah, Shehata served as Jaballa...
Returnees from Albania
The case of the Returnees from Albania was a massive criminal show trial in an Egyptian military court from February to April 1999. The trial is one of the principal sources of information about Sunni...
Abbud al-Zumar
Abbud al-Zumar (also Abboud Al-Zumar , Aboud El Zomor, Aboud el-Zomoor, Abboud el-Zomor, Abboud al-Zomor, Abbud al-Zummar) (Arabic: عبود الزمر‎, Oɑb̑ud alZ̑ʋmɑr) (born August 1948) is an Eg...
Mahmud Hisham al-Hennawi
Mahmud Hisham al-Hennawi (محمود هشام محمد مصطفى الحناوي), also known by his kunya Abu Sahl, was an Islamic militant with ties to the Egyptian Islamic Jihad who was killed in Chechnya in 2005.
His ...
Tareq Ali Mursi
Tareq Ali Mursi was an alleged member of Egyptian Islamic Jihad. He was the subject of an extraordinary rendition from South Africa to face trial in Egypt.In November, lawyers Montasser al-Zayat and M...
Yassir al-Sirri
Yasser Tawfiq Ali El-Sirri (ياسر توفيق علي السري) (kunya Abu Ammar) is an Egyptian militant connected to the Vanguards of Conquest and Jemaah Islamiyah, sentenced to death in the 1998 Returnees from A...
Muhammad al-Zawahiri
Muhammad Rabee al-Zawahiri (born 1953) is an Egyptian Islamist who was a member of Egyptian Islamic Jihad and one of 14 people subjected to extraordinary rendition by the CIA prior to the 2001 War on ...
Ibrahim Eidarous
Ibrahim Hussein Abdel Hadi Eidarous (ابراهيم حسين عبد الهادي عيداروس)(c. 1957 – 2008) was an Egyptian militant who was alleged to have led the London-based chapter of al-Jihad. He was held in the cust...
Videos of Ayman al-Zawahiri
There have been several video and audio recordings released by Ayman al-Zawahiri. Many of the al-Zawahiri tapes have been released directly (by mail or messenger) to Arabic language satellite televisi...
Ahmad Isma'il 'Uthman Saleh
Ahmad Isma'il 'Uthman Saleh (أحمد إسماعيل عثمان) was a member of the Egyptian Islamic Jihad who was living in Albania. He was one of 14 people subjected to extraordinary rendition by the CIA prior to ...
Egyptian Islamic Jihad
The Egyptian Islamic Jihad (Arabic: الجهاد الإسلامي المصري‎) (EIJ) formerly called simply Islamic Jihad (الجهاد الإسلامي and Liberation Army for Holy Sites) originally referred to as al-Jiha...
Sex segregation and Islam
Gender segregation and Islam refers to the issue of the separation of men and boys from women and girls in social settings in Muslim countries and communities. Gender segregation is often enshrined in...
Sex segregation and Islam - Wikipedia
November 1997 Luxor massacre
The Luxor Massacre was the killing of 62 people, mostly tourists, on 17 November 1997, at Deir el-Bahri, an archaeological site and major tourist attraction across the Nile River from Luxor in Egypt. ...