Switch to Desktop Site
 
 

Who are Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and the other accused terrorists?

Next Previous

Page 3 of 7

About these ads

Mohammed was raised in Kuwait. He is a 1986 graduate of North Carolina A&T State University with a degree in mechanical engineering.

Walid Bin Attash

He is a Yemeni who was born and raised in Saudi Arabia. Mr. Attash lost his right leg on the battlefield in Afghanistan and was sometimes referred to by the code name "Father of the Leg." He allegedly served Al-Qaeda as an intermediary between Osama Bin Laden and Abd al-Rahim al-Nashiri, the accused leader of the plot to attack the USS Cole off the coast of Yemen.

Next Previous

Page 3 of 7

Share