The United States is offering a reward of up to $1m for information about one of the sons of the late al-Qaeda leader Osama Bin Laden, the BBC reports.
Hamza Bin Laden is emerging as a leader of the Islamist militant group, officials say.
WANTED. Up to $1 million for information on Hamza bin Laden, an emerging al-Qa'ida leader. Hamza is son of Usama bin Laden and has threatened attacks against the United States and allies. Relocation possible. Submit a tip, get paid. https://t.co/LtBVhsrwTc #RFJ pic.twitter.com/gmx5hkoSzQ— Rewards for Justice (@Rewards4Justice) February 28, 2019
He is thought to be based near the Afghan-Pakistani border.
In recent years, he has released audio and video messages calling on followers to attack the US and its Western allies in revenge for his father's killing.
In 2011, US special forces killed Osama Bin Laden in a compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan. He approved the attacks on the US on 11 September 2001, in which nearly 3,000 people were killed.