He wasn’t convicted in the bombing of the World Trade Center, but Mr. Abdel Rahman will forever be linked to a tense time in New York, eight years before the Sept. 11 attacks.
Many visitors to the 9/11 Memorial had no knowledge of the 1993 attack, which the authorities believe was inspired by Omar Abdel Rahman, who died on Saturday.
The radical Muslim cleric has spent the past 20 years in a U.S. prison, convicted of conspiring to carry out terrorist attacks across New York City.
Blind sheikh Omar Abdel Rahman, the Egyptian-born cleric linked to the 1993 World Trade Center bombing, died Saturday of natural causes in a US prison facility, the Justice Department said. Abdel Rahman was serving a life sentence on several terrorism-related charges at a Federal Medical Center in Butner, North Carolina. Show More Summary
The man known as the "blind sheikh," who was convicted of plotting the 1993 World Trade Center bombing and other terrorist attacks in New York City, died Saturday in a North Carolina jail, CBS News reports. According to the AP, Omar Abdel-Rahman, born in Egypt, had been blind since he...
Abdel Rahman was convicted of conspiring in terrorist attacks on U.S. soil in the 1990s.
Extremist Muslim cleric known as ‘blind sheikh’ became notorious figure to US authorities and was for decades the face of radical Islam before 9/11 attacks Omar Abdel-Rahman, the extremist Muslim cleric known as “the blind sheikh” who...Show More Summary
Omar Abdel-Rahman, 78, had been convicted of conspiring with those who killed six people and injured more than 1,000 in the 1993 World Trade Center bombing.
Omar Abdel-Rahman, the extremist Muslim cleric known as “the blind sheikh” convicted of conspiracy in the 1993 World Trade Center bombing and of planning more attacks as part of a “war of urban terrorism” in the United States, has died in a U.S. prison, his son Ammar told...
Mastermind Mind Behind 1993 WTC Attacks Dead Fox News is reporting that the man behind the 1993 World Trade Center... The post BREAKING: Mastermind Behind 1993 World Trace Center Attack Dies appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
Omar Abdel-Rahman helped orchestrate bombing of World Trade Center in 1993
Omar Abdel-Rahman was linked to the 1993 World Trade Center bombing.
CAIRO (Reuters) - Omar Abdel-Rahman, convicted of the bombing of the World Trade Center in New York in 1993, has died in prison in the United States, his son Ammar told Reuters on Saturday.
"Although all major construction schemes face tremendous problems, the World Trade Center rebuilding encapsulates everything that is wrong with urban development in a period when, as in so many other aspects of our public life, the good of the many is sacrificed to the gain of the few."
Noted screenwriter Andrea Berloff has something of a scattered resume at present. Back in 2005, she drafted the script for Oliver Stone’s World Trade Center, remembered primarily today as the 9/11 movie that isn’t United 93. She‘d later...Show More Summary
One man, one sign, and a very unpopular position in the heart of Lower Manhattan, not far from where terrorists attacked the World Trade Center in 1993 and 2001.
The deal completes the leasing at the 2.3M SF skyscraper.
Sweden-based Spotify finalized a deal to take 378,000 square feet at 4 World Trade Center, according to a report in the Commercial Observer. The deal, which was first reported by Crain’s in... To view the full story, click the title link.
Spotify on Wednesday announced an expansion amid the rapid growth of streaming, with the company moving its US headquarters to New York's rebuilt World Trade Center complex.
To think that Spotify has inadvertently (we hope) helped President Trump "make america great again"... The Stockholm based music streamer announced today that it would be adding 1000 jobs in the U.S. over the next two years. Of course, there were also those $11 million in New York rent incentives...