Khalid Shaikh Mohammed

9/11 accused Khalid Sheikh Mohammed dyes beard with berries

Khalid Sheikh Mohammed: used berries from breakfast as dye. Photo: Reuters

The man accused of being the mastermind behind the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks on the United States, Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, has been tinting his beard red by rubbing it with fruit juice and crushed berries from his breakfast, a Pentagon spokesman said.

Thursday, 25 October, 2012, 4:45am

9/11 plotter delivers scathing anti-US attack at Guantanamo hearing

Khalid Shaikh Mohammed says he is the mastermind. Photo: AP

Wearing a military-style vest, self-declared 9/11 mastermind Khalid Shaikh Mohammed delivered a scathing anti-American diatribe at a military tribunal in what the judge labelled a "one-time occurrence".

19 Oct 2012 - 5:23am

September 11 mastermind to wear military-style camouflage in court

Courtroom sketch of alleged September 11 mastermind Khalid Shaikh Mohammed. Image: AP

Self-declared September 11 mastermind Khalid Shaikh Mohammed will be allowed to wear military-style camouflage at his Guantanamo Bay trial, a military judge ruled.

What Mohammed and four alleged co-conspirators will wear when they eventually appear before a military tribunal has been disputed in pre-trial hearings, but his defence argued he had the right to choose military garb.

18 Oct 2012 - 3:37am

September 11 pre-trial begins with calm at Guantanamo Bay

A courtroom sketch of alleged September 11 mastermind Khalid Shaikh Mohammed. Image: AFP

There were no rants this time, no ignoring the judge or getting out of their seats to pray - just one scornful remark from the professed mastermind of the September 11 attacks, as long- delayed efforts to try him and four alleged co-conspirators resumed at Guantanamo Bay.

17 Oct 2012 - 5:43am

Khalid Shaikh Mohammed, other alleged 9/11 plotters set for hearings

Khalid Shaikh Mohammed says he is the mastermind. Photo: AP

The self-proclaimed mastermind of the September 11 terror attacks has lost an appeal citing rats and mould as a reason to delay his court appearance next week, a defence lawyer said.

Judge James Pohl's decision was still sealed on Thursday, but James Connell said he had received word by mid-afternoon.

13 Oct 2012 - 4:19am