A senior Osama Bin Laden official claims ISIS is too extreme to receive the support of Al Qaeda and warned against the rise of the terrorist group in 2011. A 21 page letter was found in a scatter of papers that were recovered during the raid that resulted in the death of Osama Bin Laden.... Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A senior leader of al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula was killed in a U.S. air strike on Sunday in Yemen, the Pentagon said in a statement on Friday.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. military said on Thursday it killed three members of al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula in two strikes in central Yemen last week and in late December.
BAMAKO (Reuters) - Authorities in Mali have arrested a man believed to be linked to an al Qaeda attack on a beach resort town in neighboring Ivory Coast that killed 19 people early last year, Malian security officials said on Thursd...
Just 6 days after president-elect Donald Trump for the end of all detainee releases from the military prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, saying in a tweet that those who remain are "extremely dangerous people" who "should not be allowed...Show More Summary
Submitted by Rania Khalek via TheAntiMedia.org, The Syrian government - a dictatorship known for imprisoning, torturing and disappearing dissidents - is easy to vilify. And over the last five years of Syria’s civil war, it has committed its share of atrocities. Show More Summary
United States officials misled the public about a Syrian terrorist group, the Khorasan Group, in the run up to air strikes in the country in 2014. The post United States Re-Packaged Al Qaeda As ‘Khorasan Group’ To Sell Attack appeared first on Shadowproof.
Peter Ferrara Security, Americas Flynn is one of the main reasons Al Qaeda in Iraq was hollowed out to a shell of what it once was. President Reagan’s national security policy was “peace through strength.” Notice that first word, peace, depends on the strength, meaning military strength, which many find counterintuitive. Show More Summary
In its latest ploy to undermine NATO, Russia is urging cooperation with the Afghan extremists even as their ties to al Qaeda grow deep.
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - China has blocked India's request to add the head of the Pakistan-based militant group Jaish-e-Mohammad to a U.N. Security Council blacklist of groups linked to al Qaeda, India said on Friday.
The bloody Syrian war got bloodier when President Obama allowed U.S. Mideast allies and hawkish U.S. officials to supply weapons to Sunni jihadists including those fighting alongside Al Qaeda’s affiliate, reports Gareth Porter. By Gareth Porter President Barack Obama has…Read more ?
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. military said on Thursday it killed 28 members of the militant group al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula in nine strikes in Yemen since September.
IS THE ISLAMIC STATE TARGETING CHRISTIAN CHURCHES IN THE U.S.?: This article claims ISIS intends to target Christian churches during the Christmas holidays. Terrorists make hollow threats to seed fear, but ISIS and Al Qaeda both encourage freelance attacks. My Creators Syndicate column this week argued that the Berlin attack implicitly targeted the Christmas season.
Just imagine: you've saved up enough money and vacation days and whatever else needed to finally take that trip to California. But then, because you're Muslim, you aren't allowed to board the plane to your vacation.
How I slipped my jihadi captors and escaped from Syria.
DUBAI (Reuters) - Four suspected members of al Qaeda's Yemen branch, including a local commander, were killed on Tuesday by a drone strike on their vehicle east of the capital Sanaa, local officials said.
And al Qaeda is winning.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States imposed sanctions on two Yemeni men and a Yemen-based charity on Wednesday as part of its ongoing efforts to disrupt the financial and support networks of the Islamist militant group al Qaeda's powerful Yemen branch, the U.S. Treasury said.
The president touted victories against al Qaeda and strategies for taking on ISIS