December 16, 2013
by Jaclyn Belczyk
The US Department of Defense (DOD) announced Monday that two Guantanamo Bay detainees have been transferred to Saudi Arabia. Saad Muhammad Husayn Qahtani and Hamood Abdulla Hamood had been held since 2002, but neither had been charged with a crime. The two men were recommended for transfer in ...[read more]
September 14, 2013
by Matthew Pomy
A judge for the US District Court for the Southern District of New York ruled Friday that the US government does not have to release photographs and videotapes taken during the investigation of Mohammed al-Qahtani's connection to the September 11 attacks. Al-Qahtani was held in Guantanamo Bay ...[read more]
March 10, 2013
by Cynthia Miley
A Saudi Arabian criminal court in Riyadh on Saturday sentenced two Saudi Arabian human rights activists on to at least 10 years in prison. The activists were found guilty earlier that day of sedition, providing foreign media with inaccurate information, founding and operating an unlicensed human ...[read more]
January 10, 2012
by Max Slater
The Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) filed a lawsuit on Monday seeking the release of videotapes of the interrogation of an inmate held at the Guantanamo Bay prison. The CCR filed the lawsuit in the US District Court for the Southern District of New York on behalf of Mohammed al-Qahtani, a ...[read more]
January 14, 2009
by Kayleigh Shebs
The convening authority of military commissions Susan Crawford has said that torture tactics were used in the interrogation of Mohammed al-Qahtani, a suspect held at Guantanamo Bay under allegations of connections to the 9/11 attacks, according to a Wednesday interview in the Washington Post. ...[read more]
November 20, 2008
by Eric Firkel
US Army prosecutors said Wednesday they would be filing new charges against Mohammad al-Qahtani, a Saudi Arabian citizen being held at the US military prison at Guantanamo Bay. Al-Qahtani is known as the 20th hijacker for his alleged role in the 9/11 attacks. This will be the second t... ...[read more]
October 22, 2008
by Caitlin Price
The US Department of Defense announced Tuesday that the Office of Military Commissions Convening Authority has dismissed charges without prejudice against five Guantanamo Bay detainees. Noor Uthman Mohammed, Binyam Mohammed, Sufyiam Barhoumi, Ghassan Abdullah al Sharbi, and Jabran Said Bin al ...[read more]
May 20, 2008
by Mike Rosen-Molina
A Guantanamo Bay detainee accused of involvement in the September 11 attacks attempted to commit suicide last month, his lawyer said Tuesday. Mohammad al-Qahtani, a Saudi Arabian citizen known as the 20th hijacker for his alleged role in 9/11, was reportedly upset about charges brought... ...[read more]
May 13, 2008
by Andrew Gilmore
The US Department of Defense has dropped criminal charges against Mohammad al-Qahtani, a Saudi Arabian citizen being held at the US detention center at Guantanamo Bay. Al-Qahtani was known as the 20th hijacker for his alleged role in the Sept. 11 attacks. According to US Army Lt. Col... ...[read more]
May 13, 2008
by Abigail Salisbury
Death penalty charges against Guantanamo detainees Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and four other men allegedly involved in planning the September 11, 2001 terror attacks on the United States have been confirmed by the Convening Authority for the US military commissions and sent to defense lawyers, the ...[read more]

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