REUTERS - The four men wanted for the bombing of the Khobar military complex in Dharan, Saudi on June 25, 1996.
After almost 20 years, the hunt for the mastermind behind the 1996 attack on an American military base in Khobar, Saudi Arabia is now over. Ahmed al-Mughassil, military commander of the Saudi-wing of Hezbollah, has been captured by Saudi intelligence. Bruce Riedel provides background of the lead-up and aftermath of the attack and raises the question of why news of al-Mughassil's apprehension broke now. Read More ›