Afghan officials linked Hamidullah to numerous attacks, resulting in the deaths of 71 people.
Such is the nature of the jihadist coalition in Afghanistan that a suspected terrorist like Hamidullah can cooperate not just with terrorist groups but also with Pakistani and Iranian intelligence. authorities that he studied at a school set up by 9/11 mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and then joined the HIG.
Bin Laden invested heavily in al Qaeda’s ties to the Taliban in particular, an alliance that is not likely to fray any time soon.
An Afghan named Haji Hamidullah has been detained at Guantánamo since 2003.
Al Qaeda was always a joint venture, drawing from the manpower of sympathetic organizations in Pakistan and Afghanistan and throughout the Arab diaspora to replenish its ranks.
reported that the cellphone used by Osama bin Laden’s most trusted courier was captured during the raid on bin Laden’s compound.
The goal of the initiative was to plan and execute various terrorist attacks in Afghanistan.
Members were to attack the foreign headquarters in Kabul in late January 2003.