Ibn Al-Khattab

Ibn Al-Khattab

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Samir Saleh Abdullah Al-Suwailem, more commonly known as Emir Khattab meaning Commander Khattab, or Leader Khattab, and also known as Habib Abdul Rahman, was a Muslim guerilla fighter and financier working with Chechen Mujahideen in the First Chechen War and the Second Chechen War. The origins and real identity of Khattab remained a mystery to most until after his death, when his brother gave an interview to the press. Khattab was born Samir Saleh Abdullah Al-Suwailem in Saudi Arabia to an Arab father and a Circassian mother. At the age of 16, Khattab left Saudi Arabia to participate in the fight against the Soviet Union during the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan. During this time, he permanently incapacitated his right hand and lost several fingers after an accident with improvised explosivesshow more

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  • Paperback | 200 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 12mm | 299g
  • Miss Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136703327
  • 9786136703329