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Rewards for Justice Program Offers $5 Million for al Shabaab Terrorists

A reward of up to $5 million each for information leading to the apprehension or conviction of American citizens Omar Shafik Hammami and Jehad Serwan Mostafa was announced today by the U.S. Department of State’s Rewards for Justice program.

Mar 20, 2013 04:00 PM

Rewards for Justice Program Offers $5 Million for al Shabaab Terrorists


A reward of up to $5 million each for information leading to the apprehension or conviction of two American citizens on the FBI’s Most Wanted Terrorists list was announced today by the U.S. Department of State’s Rewards for Justice program.

Omar Shafik Hammami and Jehad Serwan Mostafa moved to Somalia in 2006 to join al Shabaab, the Somalia-based, al Qaeda-affiliated terrorist organization. Both are wanted for conspiracy to provide material support to a foreign terrorist organization, which includes their significant contributions to al Shabaab’s media and military activities. Both men are currently believed to be in Somalia.

Anyone with information about these individuals should contact the Rewards for Justice office in one of the following ways:

All information will be kept strictly confidential.

Since its inception in 1984, the Rewards for Justice program has paid in excess of $125 million to more than 80 people who provided actionable information that put terrorists behind bars or prevented acts of terrorism worldwide.

    - Hammami: FBI wanted poster | Rewards for Justice poster
    - Mostafa: FBI wanted poster | Rewards for Justice poster
    - FBI Most Wanted Terrorists page
    - Wanted by the FBI podcast