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Abd Al Aziz Awda

Crime · Politican · Sanctioned entity
Abd Al Aziz Awda is subject to sanctions. See the individual program listings below. They are also a politically exposed person.
NameABD AL AZIZ AWDA · AWDA, Abd Al Aziz · Abd Al Aziz AWDA · Abd Al Aziz Awda · Abdelaziz Awda · 3 more...[sources]
Other nameAbd al-Aziz Uda · Abdal-Aziz Awdah · Abdelaziz Awda · Sheik Odeh · عبدالعزيز عودة[sources]
Birth date · [sources]
Place of birthJabalia · Jabaliyah, Gaza Strip[sources]
NationalityPalestinian Territories[sources]
First nameAbd Al Aziz · Abd al-Aziz · Abdelaziz[sources]
Last nameAWDA[sources]
Wikidata IDQ4664534[sources]
PositionChief Ideological Figure of PALESTINIAN ISLAMIC JIHAD - SHIQAQI[sources]
EducationCairo University[sources]
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Abd Al Aziz Awda is wanted for conspiracy to conduct the affairs of the designated international terrorist organization known as the "Palestinian Islamic Jihad" (PIJ) through a pattern of racketeering activities such as bombings, murders, extortions, and money laundering. Awda was one of the original founders and the spiritual leader of the PIJ and is presently still involved in the organization, which has its headquarters located in Damascus, Syria. He was listed as a "Specially Designated Terrorist" under United States law on January 23, 1995. Awda was indicted in a 53 count indictment in the United States District Court, Middle District of Florida, Tampa, Florida.

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Hair: Black

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Height: Unknown

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Weight: Unknown

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Complexion: Light

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Languages: Arabic, English

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Eyes: Brown

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Scars and Marks: None known

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Awda was educated in Arab and Islamic Studies in Cairo, Egypt. He has worked as a lecturer at a university and as an Imam at a Mosque, both of which were located in the Gaza Strip. He normally wears a moustache and a beard.

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Palestinian terror suspect

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Data sources

FBI Most Wanted425

The FBI Ten Most Wanted Fugitives is a most wanted list maintained by the United States's Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI).

United States · Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)

US OFAC Specially Designated Nationals (SDN) List29,146

The primary United States' sanctions list, specially designated nationals (SDN) part.

United States · Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC)

US Trade Consolidated Screening List (CSL)18,945

The Consolidated Screening List (CSL) is a list of parties for which the United States Government maintains restrictions on certain exports, reexports, or transfers of items.

United States · Department of the Commerce - International Trade Administration

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