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Khalid Sheikh Mohammed: Described as 'al-Qaeda's kingpin'

One of al Qaeda’s most senior leaders, Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, is arrested in a joint Pakistani-CIA operation near Islamabad.

Mr Mohammed has been indicted in America for plotting to blow up American commercial airliners in the Philippines in the mid-1990s. He has long been on the FBI’s most wanted list.

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