An Islamist militant group have issued an apology for a twin suicide bombing Lebanon that killed eight people, including children from a nearby orphanage. The Al Qaeda-linked Abdullah Azzam Brigades issued the rare statement on various militant websites, saying the bombings were due to a "technical fault". Show More Summary
“A few months ago, when you were asked what’s the biggest geopolitical threat facing America, you said Russia. Not Al Qaeda. You said Russia. And the 1980s are now calling to ask for their foreign policy back, because, you know, the Cold War’s been over for 20 years.” It’s OK, because Obama is taking Russia [...]
An al-Qaeda flier distributed to residents said the execution was in ‘retribution’ for anyone who deals with the Americans. (Daily Mail) An accused American “spy” was murdered and tied to soccer goal posts as a warning to others. The Daily … Continue reading ?
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Osama bin Laden's son-in-law, Suleiman Abu Ghaith, urged al Qaeda recruits en route to a training camp in Afghanistan to pledge their lives to bin Laden a few months before September 11, 2001, a government witness told jurors on Th...
Al Qaeda operatives in Yemen reportedly shot one of their own men to death, accusing him of collaborating with American spies, and strung his body up under a soccer goalpost near a site where a U.S. drone attack reportedly killed five local residents late last year. Read more...
The nonviolent "influence" and intelligence operations of the Muslim Brotherhood are as much a threat to America as Al Qaeda or other violent terrorist organizations, a panel of experts assembled at the Breitbart News Network, Center for Security Policy and EMPAct America “The Uninvited II: The National Security Action Summit” warned. Show More Summary
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Suleiman Abu Ghaith, a son-in-law of Osama bin Laden, agreed to proclaim the September 11, 2001 attacks as al Qaeda's doing and to call on others to fight for the Islamist militants, a prosecutor told jurors in opening Abu Ghaith's...
In a series of exclusive interviews, Business Insider spoke with members of Al Shabaab — the newly emboldened Islamic militant group that attacked the Westgate mall and repelled a raid by SEAL Team Six — to ask how the mall assault was planned, how members are recruited and trained, and what their ultimate goals are. Show More Summary
President Barack Obama and his national security team are debating whether to kill Abdullah al-Shami, an American citizen whom they say is an Al Qaeda terrorist hiding out in Pakistan. Shami wouldn't be the first American Al Qaeda suspect to be deliberately killed by the government without charge or trial. Show More Summary
An al Qaeda splinter group has demanded that Christians in a Syrian city it controls pay a levy in gold and curb displays of their faith in return for protection, according to a statement posted online on Wednesday.
Ex-PH2 sends us a link to NBC News about the mole that the FBI recruited among the membership of al Qaeda It’s a pretty interesting story until the part where the CIA snags him away from the FBI who had originally recruited him and then sends him off to be killed; In 1994, a civilian […]
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Suleiman Abu Ghaith, one of Osama bin Laden's sons-in-law and a former spokesman for al Qaeda, heads to trial next week in New York on terror-related charges in a case that could feature testimony from several al Qaeda figures.
The public are not the only ones the federal agencies are keeping information from – they also are deceiving each other and Congress. According to a report by NBC News the FBI had a mole within Al Qaeda who even met with Osama Bin Laden but hid the information from Congressional investigators and the 9/11 [...]
Foreign fighters recruited by Al Qaeda and Hezbollah are fighting in Syria. What happens when they come home?
The Al Qaeda-affiliated Al Nusra Front have sent an ultimatum to the rival Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) to cease killing fellow rebels or face "expulsion" from Syria. The message, sent by Abu Mohammed Al Julani, leader of the Al Nusra Front, said that ISIS would be driven from Syria if it did not comply within five days. Show More Summary
Britain donates £90 million a year to Somalia, despite warnings that it is being used to arm Al Qaeda terrorists. The Daily Mail reports that a leaked UN report warns of a “high level of systematic abuses” by Somali officials who have...Show More Summary
Guest Post by Kristinn Taylor Obama bundler Jodie Evans, far left, and Medea Benjamin, third from right, protest in Yemen with al Qaeda tied group al Karama, June 17, 2013. Photo via al Karama. Terrorist supporter Susan ‘Medea’ Benjamin spoke … Continue reading ?
"The Zawahiri message [...] is a stark reminder that we have an enemy at the gate, and only together we can defeat it.
Running an international terrorist organization from a hiding place somewhere in Pakistan isn’t easy. Even though war, be it in Somalia, Yemen or Libya, presents great opportunities for expansion, growth brings unique challenges, as any CEO can attest. Show More Summary
Journalist Daniel Pearl was beheaded by Al Qaeda in May 2002. Daniel Pearl before his beheading. (Gawker) So, it makes you wonder, WTH was Obama UN Ambassador Samantha Powers thinking when she posted this bizarre tweet last night: So Danel … Continue reading ?