White House: President 'committed' to bringing 9/11 perpetrators to justice

The accused September 11 mastermind and four suspected co-conspirators will face trial at Guantanamo for their suspected roles in the 2001 terrorist attack.

It has been more than 10 years since 9/11 and the president is committed to ensuring that those who were accused of perpetrating the attacks against the United States be brought to justice."

– Jay Carney, White House spokesman

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'9/11 plotters' charged

The man accused of being the mastermind behind 9/11, Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, and four suspected co-conspirators have been charged by the US. They will go on trial before a Guantanamo war crimes tribunal and could face the death penalty.