MOST WANTED TER­ROR­ISTS

Put th­ese ji­hadis be­hind bars

Toronto Sun - - NEWS - BRAD HUNTER

“A Cana­dian is a Cana­dian.” — Prime Min­is­ter Justin Trudeau

And some Cana­di­ans would be quite fine with blow­ing this lot of us to smithereens.

At least a dozen Cana­di­ans have been cap­tured fight­ing for ISIS in Syria and Iraq and the gov­ern­ment seems in­clined to re­ha­bil­i­tate them. More than 190 are es­ti­mated to have gone abroad to fight or of­fer com­fort.

Oth­ers are still on the run des­per­ately try­ing to flee the crum­bling caliphate and the ranks of No. 2 (but try­ing harder!) al-Qaida.

Here are this coun­try’s most wanted ter­ror­ists. Some are be­lieved to be al­ready dead.

NAME: JOHN MAGUIRE

AGE: 28

FROM: Ot­tawa

411: Former punk rocker and Uni­ver­sity of Ot­tawa busi­ness stu­dent joined ISIS in 2012 af­ter con­vert­ing two years ear­lier. He is be­lieved to be dead.

NAME: KHADAR HAS­SAN KHALIB

AGE: 27

FROM: Ot­tawa

411: Part of the same group of wannabe ji­hadists as Maguire. Had a crim­i­nal record for shoplift­ing in Cal­gary. He is be­lieved to be dead.

NAME: MAIWAND YAR

AGE: 35

FROM: Cal­gary

411: Former stu­dent at the Uni­ver­sity of Man­i­toba, van­ished with two oth­ers in 2007 bound for Pak­istan. Called al-Qaida and Tal­iban “best peo­ple in the world.” Be­lieved to be dead.

NAME: FERID IMAM

AGE: 38

FROM: Win­nipeg

411: Van­ished with Yar. Not seen since 2010. Helped train three Amer­i­cans in a plot to blow up the sub­way in New York City.

NAME: AH­MAD WASEEM

AGE: 29

FROM: Wind­sor

411: Canada put the ter­ror­ist back to­gether again af­ter he was in­jured fight­ing in Syria. Then he went back to the arms of ISIS. He wrote in one post: “We kill and beg to be killed.” Wish granted.

NAME: HASIBULLAH YUSUFZAI

AGE: 29

FROM: Burn­aby, B.C.

411: Former body­builder and mo­tor­cy­cle en­thu­si­ast who wanted to join the RCMP — and “changed,” his pals said. A friend of Par­lia­ment Hill killer Michael Ze­haf-Bibeau, the duo would dis­cuss ji­had.

NAME: HAS­SAN EL HAJJ HAS­SAN

AGE: 30

FROM: Van­cou­ver

411: Based in Le­banon, Has­san is a mem­ber of Hezbol­lah and was be­hind a 2012 bomb­ing of an Is­raeli tour bus in Bul­garia that killed seven.

NAME: MUHAM­MAD ALI

AGE: 28

FROM: Toronto

411: Ali — whose nom de guerre was Abu Tu­raab Al-Kanadi — left in 2014 to join ISIS and en­cour­aged oth­ers to com­mit acts of ter­ror. He has been cap­tured.

NAME: FARAH MO­HAMED SHIRDON

AGE: 25

FROM: Cal­gary

411: A former South­ern

Al­berta In­sti­tute of Tech­nol­ogy stu­dent. He was one of the most out­spo­ken Cana­di­ans in ISIS. He vowed: “We are com­ing and we will de­stroy you.” Be­lieved to be dead.

JOHN MAGUIRE FERID IMAM HAS­SAN EL HAJJ HAS­SAN KHADAR HAS­SAN KHALIB AH­MAD WASEEM MUHAM­MAD ALI MAIWAND YAR HASIBULLAH YUSUFZAI FARAH MO­HAMED SHIRDON

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