Pakistan police arrest alleged Al-Qaeda financier


An Al-Qaeda financier who has been on the United Nations security council sanction lists for four years has been arrested today by Pakistani police. Abdur Rehman alias Abdul Rehman Sindhi, who was arrested in Karachi, was placed on the UN sanction list in 2012 for providing financial services to Al-Qaeda. Individuals on the list are subject to a freeze on their assets, travel ban and arms embargo. He was arrested during a joint operation of police and intelligence agencies in a congested residential quarter, according to Muqaddas Haider, a senior police officer. Rehman is believed to have met Al-Qaeda founder…

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