RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Khalid Sheikh Mohammed

A collection of news and information related to Khalid Sheikh Mohammed published by this site and its partners.

Top Khalid Sheikh Mohammed Articles

Displaying items 25-36
  • Sulaiman abu Ghaith guilty verdict revives terror trial venue debate

    Sulaiman abu Ghaith guilty verdict revives terror trial venue debate
    NEW YORK — It took less than 13 months for Sulaiman abu Ghaith, a son-in-law of Osama bin Laden, to be arrested, put on trial and convicted of terrorism charges for being the fiery mouthpiece of Al Qaeda in the days following the Sept. 11, 2001,...
  • Abu Ghaith verdict shows lingering impact of Sept. 11 to New Yorkers

    NEW YORK -- However you viewed the outcome of the terrorism trial of Sulaiman abu Ghaith, perhaps best known as Osama bin Laden's son-in-law, one thing was clear from its start until the moment the word "guilty" was read in court: the lingering effect...
  • Eric Holder says terror verdict vindicates call for civilian trials

    Eric Holder says terror verdict vindicates call for civilian trials
    WASHINGTON — Atty. Gen. Eric H. Holder Jr., who for five years has advocated trying terrorism suspects in U.S. civilian court only to be slapped down by Congress, took a victory lap in New York on Tuesday, proclaiming that last week's conviction...
  • Time to expose the CIA's 'dark side'

     Time to expose the CIA's 'dark side'
    More than a year after it approved a report critical of the CIA's interrogation and detention policies, the Senate Intelligence Committee has voted to make a portion of the document public. It's now up to President Obama to ensure that the agency doesn'...
  • Khalid Shaikh Mohammed issues 'nonviolence' manifesto

    Khalid Shaikh Mohammed issues 'nonviolence' manifesto
    WASHINGTON — The alleged mastermind of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks has written a rambling, deeply religious manifesto that suggests Muslims should not use violence to spread Islam — a sharp departure from his earlier boasts of waging...
  • Defense in Loop bomb plot case to get secret terror court filings

    Defense in Loop bomb plot case to get secret terror court filings
    In an unprecedented move, a federal judge Wednesday ordered prosecutors to turn over confidential court filings that launched the terrorism sting operation against a young west suburban man who was ultimately charged with plotting to set off a bomb...
  • Khalid Shaikh Mohammed offers to testify in New York federal trial

    Khalid Shaikh Mohammed offers to testify in New York federal trial
    WASHINGTON — From his cell in the heavily guarded prison at Guantanamo Bay, the presumed chief architect of the Sept. 11 terrorist plot is offering to be a key defense witness in what probably will be the only trial in New York of someone charged in...
  • Deal reached to allow Khalid Shaikh Mohammed to testify

    Deal reached to allow Khalid Shaikh Mohammed to testify
    WASHINGTON — Lawyers in the upcoming trial of an alleged top Al Qaeda leader reached a compromise Thursday to allow his defense attorney to submit written questions to Khalid Shaikh Mohammed, with government lawyers allowed to review the questions...
  • Holder more focused on issues 'of great interest' to himself, Obama

    Holder more focused on issues 'of great interest' to himself, Obama
    Atty. Gen. Eric H. Holder Jr. recently talked with Washington Bureau Justice Department reporter Timothy M. Phelps about various aspects of his last five years in office. Second Term Agenda: What I have tried to do in this second term, after a...
  • Bin Laden son-in-law seeks delay in his New York terrorism trial

    Bin Laden son-in-law seeks delay in his New York terrorism trial
    WASHINGTON — Defense lawyers in the upcoming New York terrorism trial of Osama bin Laden's son-in-law asked for a 45-day delay Tuesday, saying their case hinges on testimony that self-confessed Sept. 11 mastermind Khalid Shaikh Mohammed is...
  • Prosecutors may not review terror suspect's pretrial statement

    Prosecutors may not review terror suspect's pretrial statement
    WASHINGTON—Federal prosecutors will not be allowed to review the answers that alleged Sept. 11 mastermind Khalid Shaikh Mohammed provides later this week to the defense team of a fellow suspected terrorist, a federal judge ruled Wednesday. The...
  • Terrorism trial of Osama bin Laden's son-in-law delayed a week

    Terrorism trial of Osama bin Laden's son-in-law delayed a week
    WASHINGTON — The federal judge overseeing the case against accused Al Qaeda propagandist Sulaiman abu Ghaith on Wednesday granted a one-week delay in the trial's start date, giving defense attorneys additional time to review potential testimony that...