On 21 October 2014, the US State Department announced the designations of Kahn Said, based in Pakistan or Afghanistan, and Ramzi Mawafi, an Egyptian national now believed to be in the Sinai Peninsula, pursuant to E.O. 13224. According the State Department, Kahn Said is the deputy leader of Tehrik-e Taliban Pakistan and has been credited with fighting in Afghanistan, attacking a Naval base in Pakistan and masterminding a 2012 jailbreak in Pakistan that freed 400 Taliban inmates. Ramzi Mawafi is best known as Osama bin Ladin’s former doctor and is a long-time al-Qaeda member. The State Department believes he is currently coordinating among militant groups in the Sinai Peninsula helping   to arrange money and weapons.

State Department Press Release