Feb 28, 2004

Laden with doubt

• IRNA claims Osama was held long back in Pakistan and Bush will use him later for poll campaign • US, Pak rubbish report

TEHRAN: Iran's state radio, quoting an unnamed source, today said that Osama bin Laden was captured in Pakistan ‘‘a long time ago’’. The report said that US Defence Secretary Donald H. Rumsfeld’s visit to the region this week was in connection with the arrest.