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Bin Laden's Yemeni wife, five children to be deported back after serving prison sentence

April 10, 2012 - Islamabad

Former Al Qaeda chief Osama Bin Laden's Yemeni wife and his five children will be deported back after serving a seven-day prison sentence, as their travel documents are nearly complete.

Their family lawyer, Muhammad Atif said arrangements for the Saudi family members - comprising two widows and children is in its final phase with the Pakistan authorities maintaining constant contact with the Saudi embassy in Islamabad and Riyadh to get their passports and tickets confirmed.

"After completing their sentence, all of his family survivors will be deported to Saudi Arabia and Yemen as the process of preparing their travel documents is almost complete," The Express Tribune quoted him, as saying.

A senior civil judge had earlier indicted Bin Laden's family for having resided illegally in Pakistan, and sentenced them to a 45- day prison sentence, alongwith a fine of 10,000 rupees.


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