US designates 3 senior al-Qaida members in Iran

The US Treasury has designated 3 people, all of whom are said to be senior members of al-Qaida currently located in Iran, as Specially Designated Global Terrorists. They are: Faisal Al-Khalidi – As al-Qaida Military Commission Chief, he is said to have held discussions with other al-Qaida commanders on weapons acquisition Yisra Bayumi – Reportedly…

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Michael O'Kane

Michael was called to the Bar in 1992 and prior to joining Peters & Peters was a senior specialist prosecutor at the Crown Prosecution Service Headquarters (CPS). He was a key member of a small specialist unit responsible for the prosecution of serious and high-profile fraud, terrorist,...

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