Sun, 14 Oct 2012 14:00:00 GMT | By IANS

Satellite phone found with doctor who helped kill Osama

Islamabad: Pakistani officials have seized a satellite phone from the surgeon, allegedly recruited by the US to help find Osama bin Laden and currently at a jail in Peshawar, and have arrested four police commandos who were guarding him.


Satellite phone found with doctor who helped kill Osama (© Reuters)

Dawn News said law enforcement officials on Saturday seized the satellite phone from Shakeel Afridi at the Central Jail in Peshawar.

Four police commandos on guard at Afridi's cell were arrested, and on interrogation, one of them confessed that he had provided the phone to Afridi.

Sources told Dawn that Afridi had made at least 68 calls from the phone, and most of them were long-distance calls.

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