Manaf Abd al-Rahim al-Rawi
|Manaf Abd al-Rahim al-Rawi
مناف عبد الرحيم الراوي
|Died||April 1, 2013|
|Known for||Terrorism & al-Qaeda in Iraq|
Al-Rawi was arrested on March 11, 2010 by Iraqi security forces. Iraqi government sources claimed al-Rawi was responsible for planning multiple-vehicle bombings in Baghdad. Under interrogation, he reportedly gave authorities information which led to the killing of the group's top two leaders, Abu Ayyub al-Masri and Abu Omar al-Baghdadi, in April 2010. He was later convicted of terrorism and was executed on April 1, 2013.
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