Khalid Sheikh Mohammed

Osama bin Laden got 9/11 terror attacks idea from EgyptAir crash

Osama bin Laden got inspiration for the deadly 9/11 attacks from a 1999 plane crash in which an Egyptian airline pilot deliberately downed his plane in the Atlantic Ocean.

Feb 03, 2016, 19:49 PM IST

Guantanamo hearings for 9/11 plotters postponed

The first open pre-trial hearings with accused 9/11 plotters Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and Ramzi Binalshibh since the release of a damning Senate report on CIA torture have been postponed until February, officials said.

Dec 16, 2014, 05:49 AM IST

CIA lied about torture, suggests Senate report

When CIA interrogators were torturing accused Sept. 11 mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed at a secret prison in Poland in March 2003, a top CIA analyst asked them to show him a photograph of an alleged terrorist named Majid Khan.

Dec 14, 2014, 08:02 AM IST

9/11 mastermind says Quran `forbids` violence to spread Islam

The self-proclaimed mastermind of the September 11 attacks, Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, has released a manifesto claiming that the Quran forbids the use of violence to spread Islam.

Jan 15, 2014, 12:13 PM IST

9/11 mastermind wanted to design vacuum cleaner in CIA prison

Confined to the basement of a CIA secret prison, Khalid Sheikh Mohammed asked his jailers whether he could design a vacuum cleaner?

Jul 11, 2013, 21:09 PM IST

Defendants sit out Guantanamo hearing in 9/11 case

The Guantanamo Bay war crimes tribunal is back in session in the September 11 case, but without the defendants.

Jun 18, 2013, 21:32 PM IST

9/11 mastermind pours anti-US tirade at Guantanamo hearing

Khalid Sheikh Mohammed launched a scathing diatribe on US government policies.

Oct 18, 2012, 15:09 PM IST

US: 9/11 trial ‘may not begin for four years’

Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and his four co-conspirators are due to be tried at the Guantanamo Bay facility for murders of 2,976 people in the US.

Aug 23, 2012, 10:23 AM IST

9/11 mastermind wants military uniform for Gitmo trial

Alleged 9/11 mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed has asked to wear a camouflage field jacket and camouflage turban with Pakistani clothing.

Jun 14, 2012, 13:30 PM IST

Five charged in 9/11 attack resist Gitmo hearing

The self-proclaimed mastermind of the September 11 attacks repeatedly declined to answer a judge`s questions on Saturday.

May 06, 2012, 09:52 AM IST

US charges `9/11 plotters` for trial at Guantanamo

9/11 mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and four others were referred to trial before Guantanamo war crimes tribunal.

Apr 04, 2012, 22:16 PM IST

US captive charged with trying to kill Musharraf

The charges against defendant Majid Khan allege that in 2002, he donned an explosives vest and sat in a mosque in Karachi.

Feb 15, 2012, 08:56 AM IST

9/11 `mastermind` accused of Aramco attack plan

Eighty-five suspects are on trial in a Saudi security court in connection with deadly attacks.

Jul 07, 2011, 12:32 PM IST

9/11 mastermind watched ‘action’ on TV

New WikiLeaks documents reveal the activities of al Qaeda operatives on 9/11.

Apr 25, 2011, 13:19 PM IST

US `close` to decision where to try 9/11 mastermind

A Republican calls on Obama admin to have the military prosecute the case.

Nov 11, 2010, 13:18 PM IST

9/11 `mastermind` will be brought to justice: White House

Notwithstanding the domestic controversy surrounding the venue of his trial, the White House has said that Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, the alleged mastermind of the 9/11 attacks, would be brought to justice.

Feb 13, 2010, 11:14 AM IST

Obama seeks $200mn to help cities host 9/11 trials

The Obama administration is proposing a USD 200 million fund to help pay for security costs in cities hosting the trials of accused terrorists such as September 11 mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed.

Jan 31, 2010, 15:36 PM IST

ICRC admits taking photos of 9/11 mastermind

The international Red Cross has admitted that it took photos of September 11 attacks mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed that have circulated on the Internet.

Sep 11, 2009, 16:08 PM IST

Photos of 9/11 mastermind at Gitmo released

The first photographs of the self-proclaimed 9/11 mastermind at Guantanamo Bay have cropped up on Internet, and experts say the images of Khalid Sheikh Mohammed are being used by terrorist groups to inspire attacks against the US.

Sep 10, 2009, 10:29 AM IST