Nicolas Cage is getting some help in his one-man quest to hunt down Osama Bin Laden. Wait, we should be more specific, because that sounds too much like something that would happen in real life: Nicolas Cage is going to be in a movie where he plays a guy on a one-man quest to hunt down Osama Bin Laden, and now some other people have been cast in it. Show More Summary
He’s out on bail. Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi. A name as well known in India as is Osama bin Laden’s in the United States. Lakhvi is the alleged mastermind of the 2008 terrorist attacks in Mumbai. Referred to by many as India’s 9/11. His release by a Pakistan court viewed with outrage in India. The U.S. and … Continue reading Mumbai terrorism attack mastermind released by Pakistan
In 2011, just months after joining the Senate, Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) missed three hearings called in the wake of the killing of Osama bin Laden, according to a review of attendance records. Rubio has kept a busy political travel schedule since arriving in Washington -- and his activities off the Hill have made him […]
Morgantown, West Virginia is synonymous with couch burning. It’s the home of West Virginia University, and when they win an important sports contest, lose an important sports contest, or if the U.S. military kills Osama Bin Laden, people take to the streets to burn couches. Show More Summary
NYC women arrested on ISIS bomb-making charges update: The terrorism complaint identified the ISIS bomb-making suspects as Noelle Velentzas, 28, and Asia Siddiqui, 31. The complaint said Velentzas “idolized” Osama Bin Laden and kept photos and videos of the 9/11 mastermind on her cell phone. Show More Summary
Al-Qaeda and Osama Bin Laden devised secret plans to try and fight climate change, according to new letters and documents that recently emerged. These letters were published by Foreign Affairs magazine, via the Express, and prove that the terrorist organization were clearly concerned with climate change. Show More Summary
In a 2010 audiotape Osama bin Laden blamed the United States for global warming and urged his supporters to boycott US goods. Now this… Newly discovered documents and letters reveal Osama bin Laden and Al-Qaeda bought into the Global Warming … Continue reading ?
STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Sweden, once cited by Osama bin Laden as the kind of country al Qaeda did not attack, is facing a rising threat from Islamist militants because of the crises in Iraq and Syria, its spy chief said in an interview on Friday.
Over the last decade, the CIA has launched thousands of drone strikes in its counterterrorism efforts. Now, the unidentified officer responsible for that militarization – and the hunt for Osama bin Laden – is being removed from his post.
The head of the CIA’s Counterterrorism Center, who presided over the agency’s drone campaign and directed the hunt for Osama bin Laden, is being removed from his post, officials said, a watershed moment as the CIA turns its focus to a new generation of extremist threats.
Fox News host Bill O'Reilly said on the March 18 edition of The O'Reilly Factor that President Obama "had nothing to do" with the killing of Osama bin Laden, but in the days following the raid, O'Reilly repeatedly gave Obama credit for ordering the attack.
The photos were released by the U.S. Department of Justice to be used as evidence in the terrorism conspiracy trial against bin Laden’s lieutenant Khald al-Fawwaz, taking place in Manhattan. The set of photos, captured by Palestinian journalist Abdel Barri Atwan, shows bin Laden in his Tora Bora lair in Afghanistan, to which he fled [...]Show More Summary
Fox News host Bill O’Reilly argued on Wednesday that the killing of Osama bin Laden should not count as a foreign policy victory for President Barack Obama because Obama didn’t pull the trigger himself. “He had nothing to do with that,” O’Reilly told Democratic...
From the March 18 edition of Fox News' The O'Reilly Factor: Previously: O'Reilly: Iraq War "Was A Victory Until President Obama Mucked It Up" O'Reilly Confronts Rove: Bush's Iraq & Afghanistan Policy "Looks Awful" To Regular People Hypocrisy (Bin Laden Edition): Conservatives Previously Argued That What Occurs During Obama's Term Is Obama's Responsibility
The lawyer for imprisoned Osama bin Laden Dr. Shakil Afridi was shot dead by gunmen in the north-western town of Peshawar. At least two Taliban-linked groups claimed credit for his murder. Attorney Samiullah Afridi previously spoke out after receiving death … Continue reading ?
The lawyer for Shakil Afridi, the Pakistani doctor who helped the U.S. find Osama Bin Laden, has been killed by gunmen in the city of Peshawar. In 2013 he fled Pakistan following threats by militants. Samiullah Afridi was on his way home on Tuesday when unidentified assailants fired at his car. Show More Summary
A US Air Force veteran allegedly sympathetic to Osama bin Laden and who became a Muslim has been charged for trying to join Islamic State jihadists in Syria, prosecutors said Tuesday. Tairod Pugh, 47, who had spent the last 18 months living in the Middle East and has an Egyptian wife, allegedly...
Samiullah Khan Afridi, who once represented Dr Shakil Afridi, who helped US find Osama bin Laden, shot in Peshawar.
The NYT reports.“God blessed us with a good amount of money this month,” Atiyah Abd al-Rahman, the group’s general manager, wrote in a letter to Osama bin Laden in June 2010, noting that the cash would be used for weapons and other operational needs.
One million dollars of secret C.I.A. money was handed over to pay a ransom brokered between Afghanistan and Al-Qaeda in 2010 to secure the freedom of Afghani diplomat Abdul Khaliq Farahi, according to the New York Times. The C.I.A.’s...Show More Summary