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.
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...
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...
Issam Alim
Issam Abdel-Tawab Abdel Alim (عصام عبدالتواب عبدالعليم) was a member of al-Jihad convicted in Egypt's Returnees from Albania case. He was the only member extradited from Bulgaria, following his captur...
Mohamed Abu Samra
Mohamed Abu Samra is the current secretary-general of the Islamic Party, which is the political arm of Egyptian Islamic Jihad. Abu Samra stated in an interview that the Muslim Brotherhood was not succ...
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. ...
Shawqi Salama Mustafa Atiya
Shawqi Salama Mustafa Atiya (شوقي سلامة مصطفى عطيه) is an alleged militant leader within al-Jihad, and ran the Albanian office for the group. He was one of 14 people subjected to extraordinary renditi...
Shawqi Salama Mustafa Atiya - Wikipedia
Sayyed Imam Al-Sharif
Sayyed Imam Al-Sharif, (Arabic: سيد إمام الشريف‎, Sayyid ‘Imām ash-Sharīf) (born 8 August 1950), aka "Dr. Fadl" and Abd Al-Qader Bin 'Abd Al-'Aziz, has been described as a "major" figure "in...
Sayyed Imam Al-Sharif - Wikipedia
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...
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...
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...
Ahmad Ibrahim al-Sayyid al-Naggar
Ahmad Ibrahim al-Sayyid al-Naggar was a member of Egyptian Islamic Jihad. The Jewish lobby group ADL dubbed him the "propaganda chief" of the militant organisation. He was one of 14 people subjected t...
Abu Ayyub al-Masri
Abu Ayyub al-Masri ( pronunciation  AH-boo ah-YOOB al MAHSS-ree أبو أيّوب المصري, ʾAbū ʾAyyūb al-Maṣrī ; translation: "Father of Ayyub the Egyptian") (ca. 1968 – 18 April 2010), also kn...
Abu Ayyub al-Masri - Wikipedia
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 ...
Ahmad Salama Mabruk
Ahmad Salam Mabruk (Arabic: أحمد سلام مبروك) was the alleged leader of Egyptian Islamic Jihad's Azeri cell. He was one of 14 people subjected to extraordinary rendition by the CIA prior to the 2001 d...
Ahmad Salama Mabruk - Wikipedia
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...
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...