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Khalid al-Fawwaz guilty of US embassy bombings

Posted on AllSides February 26th, 2015
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A former aide of Osama Bin Laden has been found guilty of plotting the al-Qaeda bombing of US embassies in east Africa in 1998 that killed 224 people.

Khalid al-Fawwaz, a Saudi national, was convicted by a New York court after three days of jury deliberations.

Extradited from the UK to the US in 2012, he was found guilty on four conspiracy counts and now faces a possible life sentence.

Al-Fawwaz, 52, has been described as Osama Bin Laden's spokesman in London.

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