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Dr Fadl, Al Qaeda Founder, Launches Ideological Revolt Against Bin Laden

First Posted: 03/23/09 06:12 AM ET Updated: 05/25/11 02:05 PM ET

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The Telegraph:

Sayyid Imam al-Sharif, who goes by the nom de guerre Dr Fadl, helped bin Laden create al-Qaeda and then led an Islamist insurgency in Egypt in the 1990s.

But in a book written from inside an Egyptian prison, he has launched a frontal attack on al-Qaeda's ideology and the personal failings of bin Laden and particularly his Egyptian deputy, Ayman al-Zawahiri.

Read the whole story: The Telegraph

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