Abd Al-Qadir is a major character within The Phoenix Series, acting as a driving antagonist force behind each individual series. As the immortal head of an International Cabal, Abd Al-Qadir has existed for centuries, silently manipulating key historic events and acting as a shadow that never has been spotted. His origins are a mystery, as are his mystical abilities and motivations.
In Sin City, Abd Al Qadir acts as the main antagonist of Season 3, as well as the overall primary antagonist of the series. Abd Al-Qadir travels to oversee some operations in the East Coast, which have been turbelent due to the actions of Shado, a former soldier of the Cabal who has turned against them. following Annabeth's defeat of Shado, Abd made himself known to her. Revealing she is destined to play a part of a future prophecy, he offers to train her and prepare her for what is to come. Unknown to her, Abd has manipulated her throughout her life to prepare her. He teaches her how the world is full of mysterious forces and also teaches her in ancient combat techniques. Once it becomes apparent that Annabeth is acting as a double agent, Abd Al-Qadir tries to convince Annabeth to fully join his cause due to her destiny but fails to do so. She, along with her allies, attack Abd at one of the Cabal's bases. Abd battles his student, and despite being out of her league, spares her life on the pretense that they will meet again. Abd Al Qadir slips out of Miami and back out into the world to continue his operations.
Following the events of Florida, a high ranking member Joel Grayson tried to pull a coup against him. Abd Al-Qadir discovered this and swiftly dealt with Joel by destroying his zone. Joel and his family managed to escape the chaos, but Abd Al-Qadir sent some assassins to track them down.
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