Abdishakur Tahlil

Alias/es: None

Status: Deceased (2014)

Organisation/s: Al-Shabaab

Nationality/ies: Somali

Travel History: Unknown

Skills/Education/Occupation: Unknown

Abdishakur Tahlil was a leader of the Amniyat division widely responsible for intelligence, security and instigating attacks against civilian, security forces and high profile politicians throughout Somalia and Kenya. Naturally, Tahil was suspected of being behind an attack in December 2014 in Mandera town, Kenya, which killed 36 miners. A few weeks later, Tahil was killed in a U.S drone strike.