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    Bin Laden son-in-law detained in Jordan now held in New York

    euronews (in English)

    by euronews (in English)

    A son-in-law of Osama bin Laden has been arrested and flown to the United States.

    Suleman Abu Ghaith was picked up in Turkey and flown to Jordan where he was taken into custody by the FBI and transported to New York.

    Abu Ghaith first surfaced in videos following the 9/11 attacks and quickly became the main spokesperson for al- Qaeda .