Top Al Qaeda Suspect Held Pakistani officials announce the arrest of Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, the man U.S. officials say masterminded the Sept. 11 attacks as a top al Qaeda lieutenant. The arrest of one of the FBI's most wanted criminal suspects came after an overnight raid near Islamabad. Hear NPR's Steve Inskeep and Paul Anderson of the BBC.
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Accused Sept. 11 Planner Mohammed Arrested

Accused Sept. 11 Planner Mohammed Arrested

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Pakistani officials announce the arrest of Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, the man U.S. officials say masterminded the Sept. 11 attacks as a top al Qaeda lieutenant. The arrest of one of the FBI's most wanted criminal suspects came after an overnight raid near Islamabad. Hear NPR's Steve Inskeep and Paul Anderson of the BBC.