A Bosnian Passport for Ossama Ben Laden [Archives:1999/40/Local News]

October 4 1999

According to the Bosnian dependent Dani newspaper, a passport bearing the name of Osama Ben Laden was issued by the Bosnian Embassy in Vienna in 1993. The newspaper said the passport wasn’t handed to Ossama himself and it did not mention if it was handed to a mediator. In addition, the newspaper confirmed the Bosnian government having stopped relation with Ossama, who is charged by the USA for bombing its embassies in Tanzania and Kenya; But it added that according to Muslim sources, nobody in the Bosnian embassy in Vienna knew who Ossama Ben Laden was six years ago. The same sources said that the Bosnian government was in touch with a lot of important people in the Arab world during the Bosnian war of 1992-1995.