Abu Bakar Bashir


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Abu Bakar Bashir

Birth: 22 May 1979 (Age: 38)

Source of Influence: Extremists

Influence: Spiritual head of Jemaah Islamiya (also known as JI)

Status: Featured in current year

Abu Bakar Bashir is an Indonesian Muslim cleric and leader of the Indonesian Mujahedeen Council (MMI). He was sentenced to 15 years imprisonment at his third trial in June 2011 on charges of planning and encouraging terrorist operations. He has pledged allegiance to DA’ISH.