The Navy SEAL who says he fired the shots that killed Osama bin Laden during a raid in Abbottabad, Pakistan, in 2011 has signed a book deal and will have a memoir coming out this spring, the AP reports. “Scribner...
Struggling Pakistan International Airlines had a tragedy today with flight PK611 from Chitral to Islamabad operated by an ATR 42 declaring an emergency with left engine problems. Radar and radio contact was lost. Reports on the ground near Abbottabad (north of Islamabad, where Osama bin Laden was found) were of sounds of a crash. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — The House intelligence committee pressed the Obama administration on Friday to speed up the release of documents and other materials seized during the raid on Osama bin Laden's compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan. TheShow More Summary
Zong, Pakistan’s No.1 4G telecom network, in partnership with Muller & Phipps (M&P) has launched handset zones at their Customer Services Centers (CSCs) in Mardan, Abbottabad and Jhelum. These state-of-the-art handset zones will enable access for thousands of customers to latest Samsung handsets at affordable prices backed by proper warranties. Show More Summary
The site of the compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan where terrorist Osama bin Laden was tracked to and killed by U.S. Navy SEALs in 2011 is now the subject of a turf war between local municipalities. As it stands, there are two very different ideas of what to do with the place. Read more...
Bin Laden was killed in a May 2011 raid at his compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan.
On May 2, 2011, United States forces entered the upper-class mansion in Abbottabad, Pakistan that was being used as a safe house for Osama Bin Laden. Having shot and killed the Al-Qaeda leader, they proceeded to exploit the compound for any materials that might prove to be of intelligence value. Soldiers retrieved what a senior […]
Pakistan legspinner Yasir Shah has been ruled out of the ongoing training camp in Abbottabad after aggravating a previous knee injury, and he will undergo a four-week conservative rehabilitation
Officially, the killing of Osama bin Laden went down like this: In the early morning of May 2, 2011, a team of US Navy SEALS flew from Afghanistan to Osama bin Laden's compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan. One of their Black Hawk helicopters crashed on the grounds of the compound during landing. Show More Summary
Abbottabad, Pakistan gained notoriety for being the home of Osama bin Laden in his final years. Now, add to that ignominy the horrific murder of teenager Ambreen Riasat.
Several members of a tribal council in a village in Pakistan were arrested after a teen was burned alive. The arrest was done by police on Thursday. Police in Abbottabad in Pakistan’s northern Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province said Ambreen, 16, was choked, drugged,and tied to a van. Show More Summary
Five years ago on Monday, justice was served. It was the day President Obama gave the order to send a group of Navy SEALs into Abbottabad,...
"Geronimo... Geronimo. E.K.I.A. Enemy Killed in Action." The time in Abbottabad, Pakistan was approximately 1 a.m. local time (3:51 p.m. EST) when Navy Admiral McRaven Commander of SEAL Team 6 relayed word that Osama bin Laden had been killed. At 4:06 p.m. Show More Summary
Tomorrow, May 2, 2016 marks the fifth anniversary of the operation that resulted in the death of Al Qaeda leader Osama Bin Laden back in 2011. Bin Laden was found living in a mansion in the Pakistani city of Abbottabad – not very far from a Pakistani military establishment. Show More Summary
Back in 2011 when special forces raided the compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan and killed Osama bin Laden, the intelligence community gained access to a trove of documents - some...
The Director of National Intelligence declassified 113 documents on Tuesday that were seized from Osama bin Laden's Abbottabad complex. Among the documents is bin Laden's will, which specifies how he would like for his approximately $29 million stashed in Sudan to be used. Show More Summary
Osama bin Laden's undated letter to the American people is one of 113 documents declassified by the Director of National Intelligence on Tuesday. The letter, seized in the May 2, 2011, raid on bin Laden's Abbottabad hideout, begins:Show More Summary
The U.S. intelligence community released today 113 documents captured during the May 2, 2011 raid on Osama Bin Laden’s hide-out in Abbottabad, Pakistan. The documents provide a window into the operations of al Qaeda during Bin Laden’s last days, his personal life (including his will) and even his interest in the health of the American…
When Navy SEALs raided Osama bin Laden's compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan, in May 2011, they also seized things like bin Laden's diary, his handwritten notes and letters, dozens of flash drives, and his porn collection. U.S. intelligence has been combing through these documents for clues as to how Al Qaeda operated... More »