Sunday, August 9

Bin Laden son-in-law sentenced to life in US prison


A US court sentenced Osama bin Laden’s son-in-law and former Al-Qaeda spokesman Sulaiman Abu Ghaith to life in prison on Tuesday.

The 48-year-old Kuwaiti national, who defended the September 11, 2001 attacks in the immediate aftermath, was found guilty March 26 of plotting to kill Americans and providing material support to terrorists. -AFP