Bin Laden Top Aide Sentenced To Life In '98 US Embassy Bombing CaseA former top aide to Osama bin Laden has been sentenced to life in prison for conspiring in the 1998 bombings of two U.S. embassies in Africa.
Saudi Man Convicted Of Conspiracy In '98 US Embassy BombingsA New York City federal jury returned the verdict Thursday in the case against Khaled al-Fawwaz. The monthlong trial delved into al Qaeda's early days.
Prosecutor: Terror Trial Defendant Khaled Al-Fawwaz Eagerly Served Bin LadenA prosecutor told jurors in closing arguments at a New York terrorism trial that the defendant was a top aide to Osama bin Laden nearly a decade before deadly bombings at two U.S. embassies in Africa.
Prosecutor At Trial: Defendant In US Embassy Bombings Was Top Bin Laden AideKhaled al-Fawwaz "worked for years, directly and personally for Osama bin Laden. The defendant helped Osama bin Laden declare his bloody war on Americans," Assistant U.S. Attorney Nicholas Lewin said.
Terror Suspect Al-Masri Pleads Not Guilty In ManhattanAn Egyptian-born preacher pleaded not guilty Tuesday to charges that he conspired with Seattle men to set up a terrorist training camp in Oregon.
Five Terrorism Suspects Appear In Federal Courts In Manhattan And New HavenA partially blind extremist Egyptian-born preacher and four other terrorism suspects appeared in federal courts, hours after they lost years-long extradition fights in Britain and were transported to the U.S. under tight security to face trial.