This undated file picture shows who is believed to be the head of the Abdallah Azzam Brigades Majid al-Majid. (The Daily Star Photo)
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Acting State Prosecutor Samir Hammoud said Thursday the forensic report revealed that Majid al-Majid, the leader of an Al-Qaeda-affiliated group, died of natural causes, paving the way for his repatriation to Saudi Arabia.Hammoud said he will receive the report officially on Friday.Wanted by the U.S., Saudi Arabia and Lebanon, Majid was the head of the Abdallah Azzam Brigades, an al-Qaeda offshoot, which claimed responsibility for last year's twin suicide bombing outside the Iranian Embassy.
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