NARRATIVE SUMMARIES OF REASONS FOR LISTING
QI.A.198.05. HANI AL-SAYYID AL-SEBAI YUSIF
Date on which the narrative summary became available on the Committee’s website: 7 September 2010
Hani al-Sayyid al-Sebai Yusif was listed on 29 September 2005 pursuant to paragraphs 1 and 2 of resolution 1617 (2005) as being associated with Al-Qaida, Usama bin Laden or the Taliban for “participating in the financing, planning, facilitating, preparing or perpetrating of acts of activities by, in conjunction with, under the name of, on behalf or in support of” Al-Qaida (QI.A.4.01) and Egyptian Islamic Jihad (QE.A.3.01).
Hani al-Sayyid al-Sebai Yusif was a member of Egyptian Islamic Jihad (QE.A.3.01). Al-Sebai Yusif and a number of others from Egyptian Islamic Jihad joined Al-Qaida (QE.A.4.01) in the early 1990s.
Egyptian Islamic Jihad, headed by Usama bin Laden's (deceased) deputy, Aiman Muhammed Rabi al-Zawahiri (QI.A.6.01), was responsible for the bombing of the Egyptian Embassy in Islamabad in 1995. As of 1998, the group received most of its funding from Al-Qaida and in 2001 it merged with Al-Qaida.
Al-Sebai Yusif has provided material support to Al-Qaida and has conspired to commit terrorist acts. He has traveled internationally using forged documents, he has received military training and has belonged to cells and groups carrying out terrorist operations using force and violence involving intimidation, threats and damage to public and private property, as well as obstructing the activities of the public authorities. Al-Sebai Yusif instructed others to go to Afghanistan to take part in the fighting there. He has used an Internet site to support terrorist acts undertaken by Al-Qaida as well as to maintain contact with a number of supporters around the world.
Al-Sebai Yusif is wanted by the Egyptian authorities for involvement in terrorist crimes committed inside and outside Egypt, including criminal collusion with intent to commit acts of premeditated killing, destruction of property, unlicensed possession of firearms, ammunition and explosives, membership of a terrorist group, forgery of official and other documents, and theft.
Related listed individuals and entities:
Egyptian Islamic Jihad (QE.A.3.01), listed on 6 October 2001
Al-Qaida (QE.A.4.01), listed on 6 October 2001
Aiman Muhammed Rabi al-Zawahiri (QI.A.6.01), listed on 25 January 2001
Abd Allah Mohamed Ragab Abdel Rahman (QI.A.192.05), listed on 29 September 2005
Zaki Ezat Zaki Ahmed (QI.A.193.05), listed on 29 September 2005
Mohammed Ahmed Shawki al Islambolly (QI.A.194.05), listed on 29 September 2005
Al Sayyid Ahmed Fathi Hussein Eliwah (QI.H.195.05), listed on 29 September 2005
Ali Sayyid Muhamed Mustafa Bakri (QI.M.196.05), listed on 29 September 2005