Yemeni al-qaeda leader fahd al-quso, who was wanted in connection with the 2000 bombing of the uss cole, has been killed in an air raid in eastern yemen on sunday, a tribal chief said al-qaeda, which has strongholds in southern and eastern yemen, confirmed quso's slaying in an sms text message sent. A troubled investigation although american intelligence officials moved quickly after the uss cole attack, the investigation hit a number of snags yemeni officials questioned more than 1,500 people, yet they restricted american officials' access to key suspects. The pentagon said monday it is charging a saudi arabian at guantanamo with organizing and directing the 2000 bombing of the uss cole and will seek the death penalty.
Lawyers defending suspect in bombing of uss cole quit was arraigned six years ago on charges he spearheaded the bombing of the uss cole off the coast of yemen in 2000 that killed 17 us. The us government has dropped charges for now against the saudi man it accuses of masterminding the 2000 suicide bombing of the uss cole, which killed 17 american sailors as the ship sat at the. A suspected al qaeda terrorist wanted in connection with the october 2000 bombing of the uss cole blew himself up with a grenade late wednesday as yemeni security forces closed in on him in yemen's capital city, security sources said authorities had gone to a suspected al qaeda hideout, a house in. A us military commission at guantanamo bay, cuba has scheduled pre-trial hearings next week in the case against abd al-rahim al-nashiri, who allegedly masterminded the 2000 uss cole bombing that killed 17 us sailors off the coast of yemen.
Attack on the uss cole the navy has provided these names of the killed in the attack on the uss cole: the crew of the cole had no reason to suspect. Pentagon said monday it is charging a saudi arabian with 'organizing and directing' the 2000 bombing of the uss cole — and will seek the death penalty. Yemeni al-qaeda leader fahd al-quso, who was wanted in connection with the 2000 bombing of the uss cole, was killed in an air raid in eastern yemen on sunday, according to a report by afp al. Lawyers representing the alleged mastermind of the 2000 uss cole bombing in yemen lost a bid tuesday to be allowed to meet with their client face-to-face and unrestrained by chains the lawyers.
A suspected al qaeda terrorist wanted in connection with the october 2000 bombing of the uss cole blew himself up with a grenade late wednesday as yemeni security forces closed in on him in yemen's capital city, security sources said. Five suspects with ties to islamic terrorist cells have been arrested in an investigation into the bombing of the uss cole, security officials said sunday the arrests took place on saturday and. Washington (sputnik) — terrorist suspect abdul rahim al nashiri, accused of planning the bombing of the united states ship (uss) cole, is being denied medical attention in guantanamo after his doctor 's security clearance was pulled without explanation, attorney richard kammen told sputnik my. Quso was indicted in 2000 over the uss cole bombing, on claims that he was planning to videotape the bombing officials say it is unknown if he ever actually did so, and his prison stay in yemen. Washington (ap) — two fugitive al-qaida suspects were charged thursday with helping carry out the 2000 bombing attack on the uss cole, which killed 17 sailors the unsealing of the federal.
Read cnn's fast facts on the bombing of the uss cole and learn more about the terrorist attack in yemen on october 12, 2000. Miami herald uss cole trial guide abd al rahim al nashiri, 52, in custody since 2002, is accused of plotting al-qaida's oct 12, 2000, suicide attack against the us navy warship off aden, yemen seventeen sailors were killed and dozens more were wounded. Yemen and the uss cole investigation in context: a the deadly attack on the uss cole while in the port of aden on october 12 suspects according to john f. As the ten year anniversary of the attack on the guided missile destroyer uss cole (ddg 67) approaches, the navy prepares to remember the passing of 17 souls in what could be called the prelude to the sept 11, 2001 attacks at the world trade center towers in new york city and the pentagon in.
Fahd mohammed ahmed al quso a senior al qaeda in the arabian peninsula leader who is wanted for his involvement in the uss cole attack in 2000 and a failed airplane bombing over detroit in 2009, and who currently leads a terrorist cell in yemen, was killed in a us drone strike in yemen today aqap. Fort meade, maryland (reuters) - defense lawyers for the saudi man charged with masterminding the 2000 uss cole bombing that killed 17 american sailors argued on friday he should not face the. Here's what 23 of the world's most dangerous terrorists look like today also known as abu ali, the uss cole bombing suspect was killed by a cia drone in yemen in 2002.
An al qaeda leader wanted in connection with the 2000 bombing of the uss cole has been killed in an air raid in yemen, a tribal chief has said the. The father of a williamsport sailor killed during the 2000 terrorist bombing of the uss cole says he is enraged by the tactics of attorneys defending a man accused of masterminding the attack tom. The charges against nashiri allege he was head of the planning and preparation for the attack on the uss cole on october 12, 2000, which killed 17 sailors and wounded 40 more. Us authorities said thursday that they have captured a top al qaeda leader who allegedly masterminded the 2000 attack on the uss cole and is a suspect in the bombing of two us embassies in.
July 16, 2004 - family members of the sailors killed file a lawsuit against sudan for more than $100 million, alleging the sudanese government provided support that allowed al qaeda to attack the uss cole. Suspect in uss cole bombing kills self in yemen essay - a suspected al qaeda terrorist wanted in connection with the october 2000 bombing of the uss cole blew himself. Defense seeks brain exam for suspect in uss cole warship bombing reuters he is accused of masterminding the 2000 suicide bombing of the uss cole at aden, yemen, that killed 17 us sailors.