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The Hunt for KSM

Thursday, April 12, 2012

Josh Meyer and Terry McDermott give an account of the decade-long pursuit and capture of Khalid Sheikh Mohammed. Their book The Hunt for KSM: Inside the Pursuit and Takedown of the Real 9/11 Mastermind tells the story of the 18 months between the 9/11 attacks and the capture the actual mastermind of the attacks, the man behind bin Laden himself.

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Terry McDermott and Josh Meyer
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Comments [3]

Fascinating. I agree with authors that KSM should be tried in NYC. Hard to fathom an America where we’ve sent the posse out to catch the bad guy and when they’ve brought him to justice, we’re scared his friends might interrupt our public hanging. John Wayne is surely spinning in his red, white, and blue grave.

Apr. 13 2012 02:36 PM
jgarbuz from Queens

Why this guy, and his cohorts aren't dead already is what I find shameful! Everyone has already convicted and practically executed Zimmerman for killing one kid, but these mass murderers are still around, having fun while more than a decade has passed and people begin to forget what they are even being held for! They should have been tried, convicted and hanged long ago.

Apr. 12 2012 12:46 PM

It is shameful that KSM is not being tried in New York City.

Apr. 12 2012 12:41 PM

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