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Paul R. Pillar Saudi Arabia Iran, Middle East Saudi Arabia reportedly has taken custody of Ahmed al-Mughassil, accused of being a central figure in the truck bombing at Khobar Towers in eastern Saudi Arabia in 1996 in which 19 American airmen died. Show More Summary
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A man described as the mastermind of the 1996 Khobar Towers bombing that killed 19 American servicemen in Saudi Arabia has been captured, a U.S. and a Saudi official said Wednesday, ending a nearly two-decade manhunt for one of the FBI’s most-wanted terrorists. Ahmed al-Mughassil was arrested in Beirut and transferred to Riyadh, the Saudi […]
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A man described as the mastermind of the 1996 Khobar Towers bombing that killed 19 American servicemen in Saudi Arabia has been captured, a U.S. and a Saudi official said Wednesday, ending a nearly two-decade manhunt for one of the FBI's most-wanted terrorists.
The suspect, Ahmed al-Mughassil, was identified in an American federal indictment as a ringleader in the bombing that killed 19 members of the American military.
The Saudis are claiming to have arrested the “mastermind” of the Khobar Towers bombing, the 1996 terror attack that killed 19 Americans. Please note the key phrase in the New York Times report of the arrest: Saudi Arabia has arrested...Show More Summary
Three Saudis and one Syrian killed a day after Amnesty group called for freeze, bringing number executed in 2015 to 127.
The mastermind of a 1996 bombing that killed 19 U.S. service personnel at a military base in Saudi Arabia is in custody, authorities said.
The Associated Press reports that Ahmed al-Mughassil, reputed mastermind of the June 25, 1996, bombing at Khobar Towers US military housing in Saudi Arabia, was arrested in Beirut and transferred to Riyadh, Saudi Arabia; Al-Mughassil, also known as Abu Omran, is one of 13 people named in a 2001 indictment in Alexandria, Virginia, in connection […]