Abu Hamza

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Abu Hamza (Arabic: أبو حمزة‎) meaning father of Hamza, is a given name and a common alias used by several people, it may refer to:

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  • Zabiuddin Ansari, Lashkar-e-Taiba militant involved in 2008 Mumbai attacks, known as Abu Hamza.
  • Mahmoud al-Majzoub (1965–2006), leader of the Palestinian Islamic Jihad.
  • Abu Hamza al-Masri (born 1958), Egyptian Muslim cleric. Imprisoned in the United Kingdom, then extradited to the United States in October 2012.
  • Samir Mohtadi, Australian Muslim cleric known as Abu Hamza.
  • Abu Hamza al-Muhajir (1968–2011), leader of Al-Qaeda in Iraq.