An official website of the United States Government Here's how you know

Official websites use .gov

A .gov website belongs to an official government organization in the United States.

Secure .gov websites use HTTPS

A lock ( ) or https:// means you’ve safely connected to the .gov website. Share sensitive information only on official, secure websites.
Aklan, Qassim2

Foreign Service National
Year of Death: 2012

Qassim Aklan, Foreign Service National, died on October 11, 2012, in Sanaa, Yemen. He was shot by an unknown assailant in an incident believed to be an act of terrorism relating to his work with U.S. Embassy Sanaa.

To read more about the life of Qassim Aklan, click here.

Photo: U.S. Government 

U.S. Department of State

The Lessons of 1989: Freedom and Our Future