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Al Qaida suspect arrested in burka

Published 23/06/2010 | 09:06

A suspected al Qaida member wearing a woman's burka has been arrested
A suspected al Qaida member wearing a woman's burka has been arrested

A suspected German al Qaida member wearing a woman's burka has been detained after leaving Pakistan's militant heartland close to the Afghan border.

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The 27-year-old man, allegedly an expert in making suicide vests, crossed into Pakistan from neighbouring Afghanistan a few months ago.

Police said the German was in a vehicle with a local man and his young daughter when he was picked up at a check post.

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