Al-Qaeda suspect dies of cancer 10 days before trial

2015-01-03 12:19

Washington – A Libyan man suspected of plotting al-Qaeda’s 1998 bombings of US embassies in Africa has died in a New York hospital days before he was to stand trial, said his lawyer.

Al-Libi, a computer expert, was scheduled to go on trial in New York on January 12. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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