FBI Most Wanted Terrorists http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/26707/all en U.S. court overturns another Guantanamo conviction http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130125/us-court-overturns-another-guantanamo-conviction <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Al Qaeda videographer was serving life term at Guantanamo</p> <p>* Court: Conspiracy, other counts weren't war crimes in 2001</p> <p>By Jane Sutton</p> <p>MIAMI, Jan 25 (Reuters) - A U.S. appeals court on Friday overturned the Guantanamo war crimes conviction of an al Qaeda videographer, a ruling likely to lead to dismissal of conspiracy charges in the pending trial of five men accused of plotting the Sept. 11 attacks.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130125/us-court-overturns-another-guantanamo-conviction" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Date of birth missing FBI Most Wanted Terrorists September 11 attacks Thomson Reuters Fri, 25 Jan 2013 21:45:46 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5739653 at http://www.globalpost.com US mulls putting Algeria militant on 'kill' list: report http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130209/us-mulls-putting-algeria-militant-kill-list-report <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Senior members US President Barack Obama's administration want to put the mastermind of last month's attack on an Algerian natural-gas facility on a secret "kill" list, The Wall Street Journal reported Saturday.</p> <p>Adding Algerian militant Mokhtar Belmokhtar to a US list for targeted killing would entail a significant US military expansion into northwestern Africa, the newspaper said, citing unnamed US officials.</p> <p>It would mean extending drone strikes and other lethal counterterrorism operations to the region, the paper added.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130209/us-mulls-putting-algeria-militant-kill-list-report" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Abdullah Yusuf Azzam FBI Most Wanted Terrorists Islamic terrorism War AFP Sat, 09 Feb 2013 06:16:29 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5750788 at http://www.globalpost.com US mulls putting Algeria militant on 'kill' list: report http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130209/us-mulls-putting-algeria-militant-kill-list-report-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Senior members of US President Barack Obama's administration want to put the mastermind of last month's attack on an Algerian natural-gas facility on a secret "kill" list, The Wall Street Journal reported Saturday.</p> <p>Adding Algerian militant Mokhtar Belmokhtar to a US list for targeted killing would entail a significant US military expansion into northwestern Africa, the newspaper said, citing unnamed US officials.</p> <p>It would mean extending drone strikes and other lethal counterterrorism operations to the region, the paper added.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130209/us-mulls-putting-algeria-militant-kill-list-report-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Abdullah Yusuf Azzam FBI Most Wanted Terrorists Islamic terrorism War AFP Sat, 09 Feb 2013 06:30:53 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5750807 at http://www.globalpost.com Guantanamo hearing gets tutorial in courtroom recording technology http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130213/guantanamo-hearing-gets-tutorial-courtroom-recording-technology <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Defendants charged with plotting Sept. 11 attacks</p> <p>* Defense lawyers want to know who's listening in</p> <p>* Attorney-client talk is supposed to be private</p> <p>By Jane Sutton</p> <p>GUANTANAMO BAY U.S. NAVAL BASE, Cuba, Feb 12 (Reuters) - U .S. intelligence agents receive a raw feed of everything picked up by the microphones in the Guantanamo courtroom where five prisoners face capital charges of plotting the Sept. 11 attacks, a court technician testified on Tuesday.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130213/guantanamo-hearing-gets-tutorial-courtroom-recording-technology" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baloch people Date of birth unknown FBI Most Wanted Terrorists Thomson Reuters Wed, 13 Feb 2013 13:59:34 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5754384 at http://www.globalpost.com 9/11 suspect defies judge over Guantanamo cell search http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130214/911-suspect-defies-judge-over-guantanamo-cell-search <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>One of the alleged September 11 plotters protested angrily and defied a judge Thursday over what he said was the search of his cell at Guantanamo Bay and seizure of confidential material.</p> <p>The incident came on the last day of a round of preliminary hearings for five suspects who face the death penalty if convicted over the suicide airliner attacks against the Twin Towers and the Pentagon in 2001. Nearly 3,000 people died. A trial is not expected within a year at the earliest.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130214/911-suspect-defies-judge-over-guantanamo-cell-search" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baloch people FBI Most Wanted Terrorists Place of birth missing AFP Thu, 14 Feb 2013 18:51:36 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5755676 at http://www.globalpost.com 9/11 suspect defies judge over Guantanamo cell search http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130214/911-suspect-defies-judge-over-guantanamo-cell-search-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>One of the alleged September 11 plotters protested angrily in court and defied a judge Thursday over searches of his cell at the Guantanamo Bay prison and the seizure of confidential files.</p> <p>Walid bin Attash's outburst came on the last day of a round of pretrial hearings for five suspects who face the death penalty if convicted over the 2001 hijacked plane attacks on the United States. Nearly 3,000 people died.</p> <p>"In the name of God, there is an important thing for you," the heavily bearded man said as he stood up to complain and address the court.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130214/911-suspect-defies-judge-over-guantanamo-cell-search-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baloch people FBI Most Wanted Terrorists Place of birth missing AFP Fri, 15 Feb 2013 02:45:35 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5756273 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 3-Bin Laden son-in-law detained overseas, brought to New York http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130307/update-1-bin-laden-son-law-arrested-jordan-brought-new-york <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* To be arraigned in Manhattan court</p> <p>* From Turkey via Jordan to United States</p> <p>* FBI had lead role in operation (Adds background)</p> <p>By Mark Hosenball and Daniel Trotta</p> <p>WASHINGTON/NEW YORK, March 7 (Reuters) - U.S. prosecutors unsealed an indictment against a son-in-law of Osama bin Laden on Thursday that charged him with conspiracy to kill Americans, after U.S. government sources said he was arrested overseas and brought to New York.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130307/update-1-bin-laden-son-law-arrested-jordan-brought-new-york" target="_blank">read more</a></p> FBI Most Wanted Terrorists Islam Islamic terrorism Politics September 11 attacks War Thomson Reuters Thu, 07 Mar 2013 18:45:35 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5776381 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 5-In U.S. court, bin Laden relative denies plot charge http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130308/update-1-bin-laden-son-law-pleads-not-guilty-conspiracy <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>(Adds comments from White House, background)</p> <p>By Jonathan Allen</p> <p>NEW YORK, March 8 (Reuters) - A son-in-law of Osama bin Laden pleaded not guilty in a New York court on Friday to conspiring to kill Americans, becoming one of the highest-ranking al Qaeda figures to face trial in the United States for crimes connected to the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130308/update-1-bin-laden-son-law-pleads-not-guilty-conspiracy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Abdullah Yusuf Azzam Business Entertainment Environment FBI Most Wanted Terrorists Health Islam Islamic terrorism Politics September 11 attacks Social Issues Suleiman Abu Ghaith War Thomson Reuters Fri, 08 Mar 2013 16:30:43 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5777309 at http://www.globalpost.com WORLD-NEWS-SCHEDULE AT 1900 GMT/2 PM ET http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130308/world-news-schedule-at-1900-gmt2-pm-et <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Editor: David Storey + 1 202 789 8015</p> <p>Global Picture Desk: + 65 6870 3775</p> <p>Global Graphics Desk: + 65 6870 3595</p> <p>(All times GMT/ET)</p> <p>TOP STORIES</p> <p>Global leaders, celebrities honor Chavez at funeral</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130308/world-news-schedule-at-1900-gmt2-pm-et" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business FBI Most Wanted Terrorists Human Interest International relations Labor Law Political geography Thomson Reuters Fri, 08 Mar 2013 19:15:59 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5777489 at http://www.globalpost.com New York Qaeda trial reignites courts controversy http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130308/new-york-qaeda-trial-reignites-courts-controversy <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>With the surprise appearance in a New York courtroom of Osama bin Laden's son in law on Friday, the US justice system's handling of terrorism cases itself went back on trial.</p> <p>Until now, alleged Al-Qaeda figures have been more likely to be blown apart by a missile from a US drone or to disappear into the netherworld of secret CIA or secretive military prisons, before resurfacing in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130308/new-york-qaeda-trial-reignites-courts-controversy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> FBI Most Wanted Terrorists Human Interest Interrogations Islamic terrorism War AFP Fri, 08 Mar 2013 19:47:54 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5777521 at http://www.globalpost.com New York Qaeda trial reignites courts controversy http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130308/new-york-qaeda-trial-reignites-courts-controversy-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>With the surprise appearance in a New York courtroom of Osama bin Laden's son in law on Friday, the US justice system's handling of terrorism cases itself went back on trial.</p> <p>Until now, alleged Al-Qaeda figures have been more likely to be blown apart by a missile from a US drone or to disappear into the netherworld of secret CIA or secretive military prisons, before resurfacing in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130308/new-york-qaeda-trial-reignites-courts-controversy-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Anwar al-Awlaki Business Entertainment Environment FBI Most Wanted Terrorists Health Human Interest Interrogations Politics War AFP Fri, 08 Mar 2013 20:31:11 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5777560 at http://www.globalpost.com WORLD-NEWS-SCHEDULE AT 2300 GMT/6 PM ET http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130308/world-news-schedule-at-2300-gmt6-pm-et <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Editor: Jim Loney + 1 202 789 8015</p> <p>Global Picture Desk: + 65 6870 3775</p> <p>Global Graphics Desk: + 65 6870 3595</p> <p>(All times GMT/ET)</p> <p>TOP STORIES</p> <p>Global leaders, celebrities honor Chavez at funeral</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130308/world-news-schedule-at-2300-gmt6-pm-et" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Entertainment Environment FBI Most Wanted Terrorists Health Human Interest Islamic terrorism Labor Law Politics September 11 attacks Thomson Reuters Fri, 08 Mar 2013 23:30:04 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5777696 at http://www.globalpost.com How a matchbook can trap a wanted man http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130405/how-matchbook-can-trap-wanted-man <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>From the unruly areas of Pakistan to Philippine jungles and the deserts of Iraq, simple matchbooks and posters are proving an effective US tool in the hunt for the world's most wanted men.</p> <p>Since its launch in 1984, the Rewards for Justice program run by the Diplomatic Security bureau of the State Department has paid out $125 million in rewards to 80 people for information leading to the capture of terrorists.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130405/how-matchbook-can-trap-wanted-man" target="_blank">read more</a></p> FBI Most Wanted Terrorists Islam Politics Technology Terrorism War AFP Sat, 06 Apr 2013 02:45:54 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5803165 at http://www.globalpost.com Bin Laden son-in-law lawyers may seek to move trial out of NYC http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130408/bin-laden-son-law-lawyers-may-seek-move-trial-out-nyc <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Bernard Vaughan</p> <p>NEW YORK (Reuters) - A lawyer for a son-in-law of Osama bin Laden said on Monday that he may try to move his client's trial out of New York, saying he was concerned about having the proceedings in the city that saw the greatest destruction from the attacks of September 11, 2001.</p> <p>Suleiman Abu Ghaith's attorneys said at a federal court hearing in Manhattan that they are considering a request for change of venue.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130408/bin-laden-son-law-lawyers-may-seek-move-trial-out-nyc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> FBI Most Wanted Terrorists Islam Islamic terrorism Thomson Reuters Mon, 08 Apr 2013 22:01:42 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5805997 at http://www.globalpost.com How a matchbook can trap a wanted man http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/asianet/130409/how-matchbook-can-trap-wanted-man <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Asianet </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p></p><P> From the unruly areas of Pakistan to Philippine jungles and the deserts of Iraq, simple matchbooks and posters are proving an effective US tool in the hunt for the world’s most wanted men.</p><P>Since its launch in 1984, the Rewards for Justice program run by the Diplomatic Security Bureau of the State Department has paid out $125 million in rewards to 80 people for information leading to the capture of terrorists.</p><P>Pictures of the wanted men are printed on posters, matchbooks and pens along with messages in the local languages and dialects asking for information and providing instruc</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/asianet/130409/how-matchbook-can-trap-wanted-man" target="_blank">read more</a></p> FBI Most Wanted Terrorists Islam Politics Technology Terrorism War Asianet Tue, 09 Apr 2013 19:03:42 +0000 Asianet 5808164 at http://www.globalpost.com