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Niger Says Fugitive Wanted by FBI Arrested in Mali

A Malian man wanted by the United States for killing a U.S. diplomat in Niger in 2000 and convicted for a deadly attack on Saudi tourists there in 2009, has been arrested by French forces in northern Mali, Niger said on Thursday.   Alhassane Ould Mohamed, 42, also known as “Cheibani,” was among 22 prisoners, several of them Islamist militants, who escaped from a prison in Niger's capital in June.   He was serving a 20-year sentence for his involvement in the killing of four...

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