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April 15, 2003

Wanted Terrorist Abu Abbas Arrested in...Iraq

Abu Abbas, Palestinian terrorist convicted of 1985 Achille Lauro cruise ship hijacking and murder, captured by U.S. troops in Iraq
Abbas was convicted for the murder of Leon Klinghoffer on the Achille Lauro (Note: the story is still developing)

Abbas was involved with the PLF a PLO group, most recently based in Iraq, responsible for terrorist attacks against Israel. (follow the link to the ICT profile on the group)