Norwegian man wanted internationally as IS member

A wall painted by Islamic State militants is seen in Falluja, IraqA wall painted by Islamic State militants is seen in Falluja, Iraq.Photo: REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani

A Norwegian 26-year-old who is accused with having enlisted in the extremist group IS and is wanted all over the world by Interpol.

His name is Kim Andre Ryding, he is 26 years old, from Moss, and is now wanted by Interpol, according to VG.

– We have sent a petition to the Oslo District Court stating he should be apprehended and extradited to Norway do to the fact he is wanted internationally, confirmed senior adviser Martin Bernsen of the Norwegian Police Security Service (PST).

Interpol’s website states that the 26-year-old has been a member of the extremist organization IS from June 2013 to June 2016. According to Kripos (a criminal unit of police in Norway) they do not know where he is now.

Seven people are wanted from Norway by Interpol, including another Norwegian who is charged for supporting a terrorist organization.

Before the 26-year-old went abroad, he was affiliated the Islamist group Prophet’s of Ummah in Oslo.


Source: NTB scanpix / Norway Today