May 4, 2005
JUST KEEP WINNING:
Top Al-Qaida Operative Arrested in Pakistan (Benjamin Sand, 04 May 2005, VOA News)
Abu Farraj al-Libbi, a top al-Qaida operative and close associate of Osama bin Laden who is wanted for two attempts to assassinate Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf, has been arrested in Pakistan.Posted by Orrin Judd at May 4, 2005 1:03 PM
Pakistani Information Minister Shiekh Rashid Ahmed confirmed the arrest of Abu Farraj al-Libbi.
"We arrested [him] yesterday with four other people," said Shiekh Rashid Ahmed.
The Libyan native, considered third in charge of al-Qaida, had a $1 million bounty on his head.