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Muhammad Atef


Muhammad Atef

Muhammad Atef


Wanted by the FBI:

Murder of U.S. Nationals outside the United States. Conspiracy to murder of U.S. Nationals outside the United States. Attack on a federal facility resulting in death.


Born in Egypt, Muhammad Atef is male, six-foot four-inches to six-foot six-inches in height, thin build, with dark brown/black hair, dark eyes and an olive complexion. He speaks Arabic.


Abu Hafs, Abu Hafs El-Masry El-Khabir, Taysir, Sheikh Taysir Abdullah, Abu Khadijah


Atef is alleged to be Usama Bin Laden's second in command of the terrorist organization, Al-Qaeda.


Muhammad Atef has been indicted for his alleged involvement with the August 7, 1998, bombings of the United States Embassies in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, and Nairobi, Kenya. He should be considered armed and dangerous.


TThe Rewards For Justice Program, United States Department of State, is offering a reward of up to $5 million for information leading directly to the apprehension or conviction of Muhammad Atef.

What to Do:

If you have any information concerning this case, please contact your Local FBI Office or the nearest American Embassy or Consulate.
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