Al Shareef Ali bin Zeid

 

 

Age: Not stated

 

Summary: Jordanian senior intelligence officer and nephew of the late widely-admired Jordanian ruler King Hussein I of Jordan who had a professional career as a high-ranking military official for Jordan's spy agency General Intelligence Department (GID) as part of the U.S.-Jordanian intelligence partnership, which is rarely acknowledged publicly, yet seen by U.S. officials as highly important for their counterterrorism strategy.

 

 

Cause of Death: Killed in a suicide bombing attack

 

Born: No source

 

Died: December 30, 2009

 

Location: Khost, Afghanistan