Pakistani authorities say they have arrested a Burmese man suspected of belonging to the al-Qaida terrorist network.
Police say Abdul Mutallib was arrested earlier this week (Thursday) in the port city of Karachi.
The Pakistan News agency reports Mr. Mutallib was considered a weapons supplier to several al-Qaida operatives who were arrested last month in Pakistan.
No other details were given.
Information for this report is provided by AP.