Riyadh, March 1 : Saudi Arabia has revoked the citizenship of Hamza bin Laden, the son of the late al-Qaida leader, after US offers $1M bounty for him.
His citizenship was revoked via a royal decree in November but a notice published Friday by the kingdom’s official gazette said.
On May 2, 2011, U.S. Special Forces raided an al Qaeda compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan, and killed the world’s most wanted terrorist: Osama bin Laden. The entire operation, which lasted only 40 minutes from start to finish.
He has emerged as a leader of the al-Qaida terrorist group.
“The Justice Program is offering a reward of up to $1 million for information leading to the identification or location in any country of al-Qaida (AQ) key leader Hamza bin Laden, the state department statement stated.