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Al Qaeda suspect released in Pakistan: lawyers

August 21, 2007

By Augustine Anthony 

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) – Pakistan has quietly released an al Qaeda suspect said to have provided information that helped reveal plans for attacks on British and U.S. targets three years ago, lawyers for the suspect and the government said on Tuesday.

Mohammad Naeem Noor Khan was arrested in July 2004, and was described by intelligence officials as an al Qaeda computer expert whose information led to the arrest of terrorism suspects in Britain and Pakistan.

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