Bin Laden’s Former Cook, Bodyguard Admits to Crimes


Osama Bin Laden’s former cook, driver, and bodyguard has pleaded guilty to conspiracy and supporting terrorism. Ibrahim al-Qosi, a Sudanese man who was captured in Afghanistan about eight years ago and has been held in Guantánamo Bay since then, is scheduled for a August 9 hearing. His conviction is the first made by the military tribunals during the Obama administration. [NYDN]