Bombings of East African Embassies

Bombings of U.S. Embassies in East Africa

On August 7, 1998,  224 innocent civilians were killed by terrorist bombs when they exploded at the U.S. embassies in Nairobi, Kenya and Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

These two cowardly attacks seriously wounded over 5,000  men, women and children. Civilized people everywhere reject such acts of random violence. 

Usama Bin Laden, Muhammad Atef, Ayman Al Zawahiri, Mustafa Mohammed Fadhil, Fazul Abdullah Mohammed, Ahmed Khalfan Ghailani, Fahid Mohammed Ally Msalam , Sheikh Ahmed Salim Swedan, Abdullah Ahmed Abdullah, Saif Al-Adel, Anas Al-Liby, Ahmed Mohamed Hamed Ali, and Muhsin Musa Matwalli Atwah, and others already in custody are believed to be responsible for the bombings of the U.S. embassies in Tanzania and Kenya on August, 7, 1998.  These terrorist attacks indiscriminately killed 224 innocent civilians and wounded over 5,000 others.  These terrorist are believed to be part of an international criminal conspiracy headed by Usama Bin Laden.  The U. S. Government is offering a reward for information leading to the arrest or conviction, in any country, of those people listed above.

A reward of up to $5 million may be paid to any person who furnishes such information. The reward is available under the Counter-Terrorism Rewards Program. This program is designed to protect innocent lives by punishing those responsible for past international terrorist acts against U.S. persons or property and preventing future such acts. The program provides for the protection of identity and the possibility of relocation for persons who contribute such information and their families.

Persons wishing to report information about these bombings, or any other terrorist attack, should contact  the nearest U.S. embassy or consulate.

Rewards for Justice Washington, D.C., 20522-0303, USA 1-800-US REWARDS (1-800-877-3927)

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