khalid sheikh mohammed
khalid sheikh mohammed (ksm) (1965?) what is the operational chief of the 9 11 attack and many other worldwide terrorist plans and actions worldwide, ranking third or fourth in al qaeda. high value detainee at guantanamo bay detention camp, and has been charged wit birkenstock outlet h leadership of the 9 11 attack in a set of charges dated april 15, 2008. on december 8, 2008, he and four codefendants offered to plead guilty, but did not continue when he was told he could not be executed without a jury trial; he had indicated he wanted to be a martyr. v. there is still substantial political pressure to move it into a military tribunal, and equally hard point to keep it in the federal court system.
osama bin laden called him al mukhtar („the brain“),  but often considered him too ambitious in his planning, bin laden was reported as needing to be convinced the 9 11 attack and what is feasible. 
according to his statement at his famous status review tribunal (csrt), he considers himself a soldier in a religious was: i consider myself, for what you are doing, a religious thing as you consider us fundamentalists. so, we derive from religious leading that we consider we and george washington doing same thing. as consider george washington as hero. muslim, many of them are considering usama bin laden as doing same thing. he is just fighting. he needs his independence. so i have to be an enemy. but america supported me in this because i’m their alliances when i was fighting russia. the job i’m doing. i’m fighting. i was fighting the russia now i ‚m fighting america.  he was born in 1964 or 1965, kuwait into a family originally from the province of baluchistan, which borders afghanistan. ramzi yousef, who was convicted in 1997 of bombing of the world trade center four years earlier, is his nephew.  the team fought in the afghanistan (1978, 92) between 1980 and 1989. he is married, and when he was captured, a photograph of him holding his two sons what next to the bed. 
he graduated in 1986 from north carolina agricultural and technical state university in the us, with a degree in mechanical engineering, and speaks arabic, english, urdu and baluchi.
in the late 1980s he moved to’s north western city of peshawar, where he became consideration with bin laden. he was reported to have been active in the muslim brotherhood, certainly by 1986. you may first have met bin laden in peshawar, but did not then ally with him, and went to after the soviets left afghanistan.  yousef what later convicted for leading the 1993 world trade center bombing.
his involvement put him on the fbi and cia watchlists. a grand jury in new york city issued a sealed indictment. government officials said, the priority is to interrogate him. 
the cia located him in qatar in 1996, and was asked by the white house if they could arrest him and bring him to trial. they replie birkenstock outlet d that they did not have the assets to do so, and the qatari minister of religious endowments, sheikh abdullah bin khalid al tahni, which is known to be in sympathy with bin laden and would give an alert if there were an attempt to extradite ksm. a military spec birkenstock outlet ial operations action which then considered, involving establishing a base in bahrain, from which a helicopter capture force could be sent into qatar. while it was discussed under the deputy national security adviser sandy berger, the scale of what judged too large for arresting a single terrorist. there was great friction between qatar and bahrain, and qatar. with this as an invasion from bahrain. so, the air force what negotiating to est birkenstock outlet ablish a key base in qatar. 
airline attack plans with al qaeda
between 1996 and 2001, khalid sheikh mohammed, osama bin laden, and mohammed atef, the military commander of al qaeda), proposed and discussed potential targets for attack by hijacked commercial airliners and decided to target economic, political, and military buildings in the united states and western pacific. in or about 1999, he requested and received funding from al qaeda, for his idea of hijacking plan and crashing them into buildings., the „plan“ operation. it was eventually approved by bin laden, between november 1999 and february 2000.
ksm, in karachi, was joined in november 1999, by khallad, nawafal hazmi. he taught them english commands needed for hijacking, and provided them with study materials on flying. to prepare the plan operation. “
in december 1999, he sent khallad on a trip to kuala lumpur, malaysia, in order to assess airline security, collect information regarding air carriers for flights, and facilitate onward travel for nawafal hazmi and khalid al mihdhar from kuala lumpur to the united states.
in or about january 2000, osama bin laden was ramzi binalshibh, mohamed atta, marwan al shehhi and ziad jarrah to participate in the „plan“ operation