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The story of the kidnapping of Ahmed Zaki Yamani from the headquarters of “OPEC” and the issuance of orders to execute him


In December 1975, the Austrian capital Vienna witnessed a serious terrorist operation, with the kidnapping of the oil ministers of the “OPEC” countries; Among them is the former Saudi Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Ahmed Zaki Yamani; And that at the hands of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine.

According to the information that a number of the kidnapped ministers reported to the media, the armed attack was carried out on the headquarters of “OPEC” during the closing session by 6 people; Including the Venezuelan terrorist Ili Ramirez Sanchez; Famous for Carlos the Fox (converted to Islam in 1975), two Palestinians, one Lebanese, a German girl, and an unknown sixth person.

60 Hostages Detained at OPEC Headquarters

Approximately 60 hostages were taken, including oil ministers, while a security guard was killed at the meeting venue. In addition to a member of the Libyan delegation, and another from the Iraqi delegation. By dividing the ministers into three sections: friendly, enemy and third countries, and he asked the Austrian authorities to broadcast a statement on the radio; To declare support for the Palestinian cause, in addition to providing several aircraft and buses; To complete the plan, by moving and those with him, accompanied by the hostages, to the airport.

The kidnapping lasted nearly 46 hours, as the ministers and a number of other country delegations were transported by bus to an abandoned airport, where one of the planes was parked, and all hostages were released except for the ministers of states and their representatives.

The hijackers’ plane landed in Algeria

The plane landed in Algeria, where the Algerian oil minister was allowed to disembark, and then the hijackers headed to Libya, where the Libyan Oil Minister was released, and from there the kidnappers thought of heading to Yemen, and then Iraq, but it was then heading to Tunisia.

Officials in Tunisia refused to land the plane, and the airport runway was closed. The plane returned to land in Algeria, where negotiations were held with Algerian officials who succeeded in persuading the hijackers to release all the hostages in exchange for conditional aid.

The execution of Ahmed Zaki Yamani

In one of the media statements made by the perpetrator of the attack, Carlos the Fox; After his arrest in 1994 in Sudan, and his extradition to France, he confirmed that they had orders stipulating the execution of the Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Ahmed Zaki Yamani. At the end of the process, he indicated that the decision was issued by three sides: an Arab state, and two organizations that are members of the Palestine Liberation Organization.

And Carlos declared; In the interview, the central planning, coordination, and political and military management of the OPEC ministers’ detention process in Vienna (1975) was his direct responsibility, adding that the idea was originally issued by an Arab head of state; The US authorities know his identity well. He refused to reveal his name.



The story of the kidnapping of Ahmed Zaki Yamani from the headquarters of “OPEC” and the issuance of orders for his execution by an Arab head of state


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In December 1975, the Austrian capital Vienna witnessed a serious terrorist operation, with the kidnapping of the oil ministers of the “OPEC” countries; Among them is the former Saudi Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Ahmed Zaki Yamani; And that at the hands of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine.

According to the information that a number of the kidnapped ministers reported to the media, the armed attack was carried out on the headquarters of “OPEC” during the closing session by 6 people; Including the Venezuelan terrorist Ili Ramirez Sanchez; Famous for Carlos the Fox (converted to Islam in 1975), two Palestinians, one Lebanese, a German girl, and an unknown sixth person.

60 Hostages Detained at OPEC Headquarters

Approximately 60 hostages were taken, including oil ministers, while a security guard was killed at the meeting venue. In addition to a member of the Libyan delegation, and another from the Iraqi delegation. By dividing the ministers into three sections: friendly, enemy and third countries, and he asked the Austrian authorities to broadcast a statement on the radio; To declare support for the Palestinian cause, in addition to providing several aircraft and buses; To complete the plan, by moving and those with him, accompanied by the hostages, to the airport.

The kidnapping lasted nearly 46 hours, as the ministers and a number of other country delegations were transported by bus to an abandoned airport, where one of the planes was parked, and all hostages were released except for the ministers of states and their representatives.

The hijackers’ plane landed in Algeria

The plane landed in Algeria, where the Algerian oil minister was allowed to disembark, and then the hijackers headed to Libya, where the Libyan Oil Minister was released, and from there the kidnappers thought of heading to Yemen, and then Iraq, but it was then heading to Tunisia.

Officials in Tunisia refused to land the plane, and the airport runway was closed. The plane returned to land in Algeria, where negotiations were held with Algerian officials who succeeded in persuading the hijackers to release all the hostages in exchange for conditional aid.

The execution of Ahmed Zaki Yamani

In one of the media statements made by the perpetrator of the attack, Carlos the Fox; After his arrest in 1994 in Sudan, and his extradition to France, he confirmed that they had orders stipulating the execution of the Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Ahmed Zaki Yamani. At the end of the process, he indicated that the decision was issued by three sides: an Arab state, and two organizations that are members of the Palestine Liberation Organization.

And Carlos declared; In the interview, the central planning, coordination, and political and military management of the OPEC ministers’ detention process in Vienna (1975) was his direct responsibility, adding that the idea was originally issued by an Arab head of state; The US authorities know his identity well. He refused to reveal his name.

February 23, 2021 – Rajab 11, 1442

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In December 1975, the Austrian capital Vienna witnessed a serious terrorist operation, with the kidnapping of the oil ministers of the “OPEC” countries; Among them is the former Saudi Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Ahmed Zaki Yamani; And that at the hands of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine.

According to the information that a number of the kidnapped ministers reported to the media, the armed attack was carried out on the headquarters of “OPEC” during the closing session by 6 people; Including the Venezuelan terrorist Ili Ramirez Sanchez; Famous for Carlos the Fox (converted to Islam in 1975), two Palestinians, one Lebanese, a German girl, and an unknown sixth person.

60 Hostages Detained at OPEC Headquarters

Approximately 60 hostages were taken, including oil ministers, while a security guard was killed at the meeting venue. In addition to a member of the Libyan delegation, and another from the Iraqi delegation. By dividing the ministers into three sections: friendly, enemy and third countries, and he asked the Austrian authorities to broadcast a statement on the radio; To declare support for the Palestinian cause, in addition to providing several aircraft and buses; To complete the plan, by moving and those with him, accompanied by the hostages, to the airport.

The kidnapping lasted nearly 46 hours, as the ministers and a number of other country delegations were transported by bus to an abandoned airport, where one of the planes was parked, and all hostages were released except for the ministers of states and their representatives.

The hijackers’ plane landed in Algeria

The plane landed in Algeria, where the Algerian oil minister was allowed to disembark, and then the hijackers headed to Libya, where the Libyan Oil Minister was released, and from there the kidnappers thought of heading to Yemen, and then Iraq, but it was then heading to Tunisia.

Officials in Tunisia refused to land the plane, and the airport runway was closed. The plane returned to land in Algeria, where negotiations were held with Algerian officials who succeeded in persuading the hijackers to release all the hostages in exchange for conditional aid.

The execution of Ahmed Zaki Yamani

In one of the media statements made by the perpetrator of the attack, Carlos the Fox; After his arrest in 1994 in Sudan, and his extradition to France, he confirmed that they had orders stipulating the execution of the Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Ahmed Zaki Yamani. At the end of the process, he indicated that the decision was issued by three sides: an Arab state, and two organizations that are members of the Palestine Liberation Organization.

And Carlos declared; In the interview, the central planning, coordination, and political and military management of the OPEC ministers’ detention process in Vienna (1975) was his direct responsibility, adding that the idea was originally issued by an Arab head of state; The US authorities know his identity well. He refused to reveal his name.





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