For now, a 14-page declaration written by alleged 9/11 mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed that lawyers for a son-in-law of Osama bin Laden say could exonerate their client will remain in a safe in Idaho.
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — He has been called a mentor to accused 9/11 mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed Former Warlord Launches Campaign To Succeed Karzai - -
We explained in yesterday’s Ordered Liberty post that the publication of jihad heavyweight Khalid Sheikh Mohammed’s communiqués, disseminated from the terrorist detention facility at Guantanamo Bay, herald the return of the pre-9/11 paradigm: jihadist terror treated as a mere law-enforcement problem, not a war. Show More Summary
Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, known as the mastermind of 9/11, has released a new manifesto and allegedly come into a new way of thinking and believing. The manifesto seems to be a way for him to speak his new reality and truth. KSM is trying to remove the stigma he helped create through his previous errant interpretations of the Quran. Show More Summary
After more than a decade in American custody, confessed 9/11 mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed appears to have had second thoughts about the use of violence. The former al-Qaeda propaganda chief suggests Islam should not be spread by violence in a rambling manifesto viewed by Channel 4 News. He also blasts...
Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, the mastermind behind the September 11th attacks who has been in military custody at Guantanamo Bay since 2006, has released a new manifesto that contains a major reversal regarding the use of violence to spread Islam. Show More Summary
Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, the mastermind behind the 9-11 attacks on America, recently sent a 27 page letter to a Nottingham care worker. In the letter Mohammad discusses his attraction to pretty, nice children. The Guardian reported: Details from an extraordinary … Continue reading ?
Attorney General Eric Holder said that had Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and his four alleged co-conspirators been tried in civilian court they’d have already been convicted and set for execution. At a news conference about corporate fraud, Holder was asked if he stood by his decision to try the men in federal court in New York, […]
Liberal radio host Thom Hartmann has been on a tear of late, denouncing the GOP as "the party of suicide bombers" and comparing Sen. Ted Cruz to Khalid Sheikh Mohammed. It was just a matter of time before Hartmann's hothouse rhetoric become a bit overheated even for him. Show More Summary
.... and the envelope please for Most Overwrought Hyperbole from Left-Wing Radio Host Rendered Deranged by Government Shutdown... the winner is.... Thom Hartmann... and it was the unanimous decision of our judges! (cue applause) Alas,...Show More Summary
Twelve years later, pre-trial hearings are underway at Guantanamo Bay for five defendants accused of a role in the 9/11 attacks. The defendants, including Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, who pretty much describes himself as an evil genius, potentially face the death penalty if convicted of playing a role in the bloody attacks. Show More Summary
GUANTANAMO BAY U.S. NAVAL BASE, Cuba (Reuters) - Star defendant Khalid Sheikh Mohammed appeared to doze off momentarily on Wednesday during an arcane courtroom debate over whether the charges against him and four alleged co-conspirators in the Septembe...
Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and four other men accused of plotting the 2001 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon returned to a military courtroom in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, Monday for pretrial hearings that immediately became mired in a debate over how to handle secret evidence. Show More Summary
According the the AP, the CIA allowed 9-11 mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, who has a degree in mechanical engineering, to redesign a vacuum. A former CIA official says the project was allowed because they didn’t want KSM “to go nuts.” Amy Davidson comments: [T]he A.P. noted that vacuum-cleaner designs are passed off as diagrams of military installations […]
How and why the CIA allowed the post-torture Khalid Sheikh Mohammed (KSM), the admitted mastermind of 9/11, to design a vacuum cleaner from scratch in order to keep him from going insane....
It would just be an oddity that the C.I.A. let Khalid Sheikh Mohammed design a vacuum cleaner while he was held in a secret prison, as the Associated Press reports, if not for two things: its reasons for allowing the project, and the secrecy that surrounds it. Show More Summary
Whiling away his days in a CIA prison in Romania, 9/11 mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed had a simple request for his captors: Would they allow the mechanical engineer to design a vacuum cleaner? According to a fascinating Associated...Show More Summary
… and to keep his jihad clean?: Confined to the basement of a CIA secret prison in Romania about a decade ago, Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, the admitted mastermind of the 9/11 terrorist attacks, asked his jailers whether he could embark on an unusual project: would the spy agency allow Mohammed, who had earned his bachelor’s [...]
[Click to Embiggen] The Associated Press published a bizarre exclusive today about a newly-revealed detail on the imprisonment of senior Al Qaeda boss Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, whom the CIA waterboarded 183 times, and once forced to stay...Show More Summary