Security Authorities Detain Kuwaiti Suspect in Sa’adah [Archives:2002/05/Front Page]

January 28 2002

The security authorities in Sa’adah detained Abu Abdirahman Khaleefa, a Kuwaiti national, on January 17, 2002. The detainee was on a visit to Dar Al-Hadeeth Institute in Sa’adah. Two other Yemenis who were accompanying him were also detained. Investigations were underway by the authorities, which believe that he belongs to the Islamic Jihad Movement led by Osama bin Laden.
The detainee spent a year and two months in Dar Al-Hadeeth Center in Damaj until the end of 2000.