March 8, 2013
In this courtroom drawing, Osama bin Laden’s son-in-law, Sulaiman Abu Ghaith, center, listens to a tranlator, as his federal defender, left, speaks Friday in U.S. federal court in New York. Through his lawyer, Abu Ghaith pleaded not guilty to conspiracy to kill Americans in his role as al-Qaida’s top spokesman.
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Sulaiman Abu Ghaith, the charismatic al-Qaida spokesman, fundraiser and son-in-law to Osama bin Laden, is likely to have a vast trove of knowledge about the terror network’s central command but not much useful information about current threats or plots, intelligence officials and other experts say.