Mullah Krekar

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Birthday
7, 1956
Birthplace
Sulaymaniyah, Iraq
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
7, 1956 (age 63)
Birthplace
Sulaymaniyah, Iraq

About

Kurdish Sunni Islamist scholar and politician who moved to Norway as a refugee from Iraq and was the original leader of the Islamist armed group Ansar al-Islam.

Before Fame

He arrived in Norway from Iraq in 1991 and learned how to speak various languages including English and Norwegian.

Trivia

He was sentenced to five years in prison in 2012 for making repeated death threats against Norwegian politicians.

Family Life

He married and has four children who have Norwegian citizenship.

Associated With

Like him, Tariq Aziz is a politician from Iraq.