Jamal Hussein Hassan Zeiniye

Jamal Hussein Hassan Zeiniye
Date on which the narrative summary became available on the Committee's website: 
8 October 2020
Reason for listing: 

Jamal Hussein Hassan Zeiniye was listed on 8 October 2020 pursuant to paragraphs 3 and 5 of resolution 2253 (2015) as being associated with ISIL or Al-Qaida for “participating in the financing, planning, facilitating, preparing, or perpetrating of acts or activities by, in conjunction with, under the name of, on behalf of, or in support of” and “recruiting for” Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), listed as Al-Qaida in Iraq (QDe.115) and Al-Qaida (QDe.004).

Additional information: 

Jamal Hussein Hassan Zeiniye is a top leader and member of AL-NUSRAH FRONT FOR THE PEOPLE OF THE LEVANT, and Head of Al-Nusrah front in “West Kalamoun” area in Syrian Arab Republic. He managed fundraising operations and distributed funds for the purpose of planning and perpetrating terrorist activities. He also planned and participated in armed conflicts against Lebanese Military Armed Forces. He is responsible for the terrorist attack against “Al Majzoub” coffee shop in Jabal Mehsen area in Tripoli on Jan 10th, 2015. He is also responsible for the kidnapping, attempting to kill and the killing of Lebanese soldiers, army officers and law enforcement officers. He also issued orders to attack several areas in Lebanon through suicide bombers and explosives and was involved in recruiting terrorists and the creation of small terrorist cells. He is currently on the run.