Al Jazeera is reporting on it’s website that Iranian authorities are holding several family members of Osama bin Laden, according to Abdul Rahman bin Laden, the al-Qaeda leader’s second son.
In an interview published on Al Jazeera Arabic’s website on Monday, Abdul Rahman bin Laden said that Eman, his sister, one of his stepmothers and five of his brothers have been detained in Tehran since 1997.
- Al Jazeera launches free TV service in Britain (reuters.com)
- Wikileaks Afghanistan: Osama bin Laden timeline (telegraph.co.uk)
- Bin Laden Son Says Family in Iran Seeks Possible U.S. Sanctuary (businessweek.com)