Security Council Committee pursuant to resolutions
1267 (1999) and 1989 (2011) concerning Al-Qaida
and associated individuals and entities


NARRATIVE SUMMARIES OF REASONS FOR LISTING

QI.A.277.10. GHAZY FEZZA HISHAN AL-MAZIDIH

Date on which the narrative summary became available on the Committee’s website: 11 March 2010

Ghazy Fezza Hishan al-Mazidih was listed on 11 March 2010 pursuant to paragraphs 1 and 2 of resolution 1904 (2009) as being associated with Al-Qaida, Usama bin Laden or the Taliban for “participating in the financing, planning, facilitating, preparing or perpetrating of acts or activities by, in conjunction with, under the name of, on behalf or in support of”, “supplying, selling or transferring arms and related materiel to”, and “otherwise supporting acts or activities of” Al-Qaida in Iraq (QE.J.115.04).

Additional information:

Ghazy Fezza Hishan al-Mazidih has been a member and second-in-command of the Al-Qaida in Iraq (AQI) (QE.J.115.04) facilitation network once led by Badran Turki Hishan al-Mazidih (not listed). As of March 2006, Ghazy was Badran’s deputy. Ghazy worked directly with Badran, managed network operations and acted as the commander for Badran’s AQI network when Badran traveled. As of late September 2006, Ghazy and Badran were planning an AQI attack against Coalition Forces in Iraq and Iraqi police in Qusaybah, Iraq. Ghazy and Badran planned to use rockets to attack multiple Coalition Forces outposts and Iraqi police stations, in an attempt to facilitate an AQI takeover of Qusaybah.

Related listed individuals and entities:

Al-Qaida in Iraq (AQI) (QE.J.115.04), listed on 18 October 2004

Akram Turki Hishan al-Mazidih (QI.A.276.10), listed on 11 March 2010