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Profile: Asif Raza Khan

 
  

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November 1994-December 1999: 9/11 Funder Saeed Sheikh Is Captured; Makes Connections in Indian Prison      Complete 911 Timeline

      
Saeed in an Indian hospital shortly after being arrested in 1994. He was shot while being captured.
Saeed Sheikh is imprisoned in India for kidnapping Westerners. While there, he meets Aftab Ansari, another prisoner, an Indian gangster who will be released from prison near the end of 1999. [India Today, 2/25/02] Saeed also meets another prisoner named Asif Raza Khan, who also is released in 1999. [Rediff, 11/17/01] After Saeed is rescued from prison at the end of 1999, he works with Ansari and Khan to kidnap Indians and then uses some of the profits to fund the 9/11 attacks. [India Today, 2/14/02; Frontline, 2/2/02] Saeed also becomes good friends with prisoner Maulana Masood Azhar, a militant with al-Qaeda connections. [Sunday Times, 4/21/02] Saeed will later conduct operations together with Azhar's group, Jaish-e-Mohammed. [Independent, 2/26/02]
People and organizations involved: Saeed Sheikh, Jaish-e-Mohammed, Maulana Masood Azhar, Aftab Ansari, Asif Raza Khan
          

December 7, 2001: Indian Police Shoot Gangster Dead      Complete 911 Timeline

       Indian gangster Asif Raza Khan, an associate of Saeed Sheikh and Aftab Ansari, is shot dead by Indian police. Police claim he was trying to escape. [Los Angeles Times, 1/23/02] A month or two before his death, Indian investigators recorded a confession of his involvement in a plot with Ansari and Saeed to send kidnapping profits to hijacker Mohamed Atta. This information becomes public just before Saeed is suspected in the kidnapping and murder of reporter Daniel Pearl. [India Today, 2/25/02; Independent, 2/24/02] Many in Ansari's Indian criminal network are arrested in October and November 2001, and they confirm Khan's money connection to Atta. [India Today, 2/14/02]
People and organizations involved: Asif Raza Khan, Aftab Ansari, Daniel Pearl, Mohamed Atta, Saeed Sheikh
          

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