Abdullah Yusuf Azzam

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Shaykh Dr. Abdullah Yusuf Azzam (1941-1989) was a highly influential Palestinian Islamic scholar, theologian, and mujahid, who was born in the West Bank and killed in Pashawar, Pakistan.

He was a teacher and mentor of Osama bin Laden, and persuaded him to come to Afghanistan and help the jihad against the Soviet Union.

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