He was born in 1964.
After being dismissed, Hassan had moved to a small village just outside Bamiyan. Ali had a cousin there.
He is described as having a perfectly round face, like a chinese doll chiselled from hardwood. He has a flat broad nose and slanting narrow eyes like bamboo leaves. His eyes could look gold, green and sapphire, depending on the light. He has tiny, low set ears and a pointed stub of a chin.
When he's around 22/23