March 06, 2013

Pakistani Arrested For Material Support

Reaz-Qadir-Khan_244x183.jpgReaz Qadir Khan was arrested in connection with a bombing on the ISI. His Pakistant contact was in an al-Qaeda martyrdon video.

BBC: Reaz Qadir Khan, a naturalised US citizen, denies one charge of giving "material support" to one of three men who carried out the attack on the intelligence HQ in Lahore.

He pleaded not guilty at his court appearance in the city of Portland.

At least 30 people were killed and about 300 injured in the bomb attack.

...He is accused of providing advice and financial help to Ali Jaleel, one of the three people who carried out the attack in Lahore.

US Attorney Amanda Marshall said that Mr Jaleel died in the attack but had taken responsibility for the bombing in a video released by al-Qaeda.

The FBI's press statement is here.

The indictment is here(pdf).

Vidoes of the attack here and here.

Update: The al-Qaeda video mentioned in the articles is here.

Thanks to Master.

By Howie at 09:36 AM | Comments |