"We had some young fools on bicycles only last week who'd come to volunteer for Abdul Krim's army"
Abd el-Krim (1922)
Public DomainAbd el-Krim (1922) - Credit: Alfonso Sanchez-Portelo

Abdul Krim is Abd el-Krim (1882/3-1963), or to give him his full title, Muhammad Ibn 'Abd al-Karim al-Khattabi.

In the 1920s, he led a resistance movement against French and Spanish colonial rule in the Rif, an area of northeastern Morocco.