A look at the world's Most Wanted

AP News
Posted: May 26, 2011 11:04 AM
A look at the world's Most Wanted

Osama bin Laden was killed. Gen. Ratko Mladic was captured. That's two of the world's most-wanted off the list. So who's left?


_Omar al-Bashir: The president of Sudan. Wanted for crimes allegedly committed in Darfur.

_Ali Kushayb: A commander of the Sudanese government-backed janjaweed militia. Wanted for war crimes.

_Joseph Kony: The leader of the brutal rebel group the Lord's Resistance Army, which is known for vicious attacks against civilians in Uganda.

_Jean Bosco Ntaganda: Congolese warlord wanted for war crimes including an ethnic massacre in 2002 and forcing children to fight.


_Ayman al-Zawahri: Al-Qaida deputy indicted for his alleged role in the 1988 bombings of the U.S. embassies in Tanzania and Kenya.

_Anwar al-Awlaki: The U.S.-born cleric is one of al-Qaida's most prominent English-language radicals.

_Adam Yahiye Gadahn: Indicted in California for treason and support to al-Qaida.

_Fahd Mohammed Ahmed al-Quso: US indictment for his alleged role in the 2000 bombings of the USS Cole in Yemen. Thought to be in Yemen.

_Jamel Ahmed Mohammed Ali-Badawi: Wanted in connection with the 2000 bombing of the USS Cole in Yemen. Escaped Yemeni custody in 2006.


_Alois Brunner: The most important unpunished Nazi war crimes suspect who may still be alive. Accused of helping to deport tens of thousands of Jews across Europe. Last seen in Syria in 2001.

_Dr. Aribert Heim: Allegedly worked in Buchenwald, Mauthausen and other concentration camps, where he's accused of murdering hundreds by lethal injection. Current whereabouts unknown.


Sources: Interpol. FBI. The Simon Wiesenthal Center.

(This version corrects spelling of Wiesenthal.)