NEW YORK (Reuters) - A son-in-law of Osama bin Laden, who once served as a spokesman for al Qaeda, on Tuesday failed to win the dismissal of a U.S. indictment accusing him of conspiring to kill Americans.
Doctor who helped find Osama bin Laden faces murder and fraud charges in Pakistan after treason conviction overturned.
Nice work, Barack. The Pakistani doctor who led US officials to Osama bin Laden was charged with murder today. Dr. Shakil Afridi was retried by the Pakistani government two months ago. Today the Pakistani government charged him with murder. The … Continue reading ?
Dr. Shakil Afridi, the Pakistani doctor who helped the U.S. in the hunt for Osama bin Laden, was just charged with murder, based on accusations stemming from an old malpractice case, according to Reuters. The bizarre turn of events comes just as Dr. Show More Summary
And he's actually a mild-mannered father in Australia.
A Pakistani doctor who helped the CIA find and kill Osama bin Laden has been charged with murder in a case involving a boy who died in 2007 after appendicitis surgery -- a move that U.S. officials say may be aimed at keeping him in prison after his conviction on terror charges w …
Pakistani doctor Shakil Afridi, who provided DNA samples that helped the U.S. zero in on Osama bin Laden, has been charged with murder in a case stemming from a surgery performed several years ago. Afridi has faced legal troubles since he helped prove Osama bin Laden was in Pakistan.
We all know how the SEALs helped to get Obama reelected since it was the elite Navy organization that enabled him to use their accomplishments for half of his campaign slogan – the part about “bin Laden is dead”. However, some members of that group aren’t pleased about the way they’ve been treated by their […]
Paolo Benini, a member of the Italian Parliament, questions whether Osama bin Laden is really dead. Bernini said he questioned claims that the terrorist had been killed in a Navy Seals raid two years ago. Bernini, who belongs to Italy’s Five Star Movement political party, was debating why Italian troops were still fighting alongside American […]
Why exactly would a Halloween costume celebrating Osama Bin Laden’s death be traumatic to anyone at an American university.? If the idea of Osama Bin Laden getting shot upsets you, maybe it’s a sign we should be a little worried about...Show More Summary
You will not believe this story. Muslim students at Washington University are asking for an imam on campus after several fraternity brothers dressed as SEAL Team 6 and Osama Bin Laden for Halloween. Washington University fraternity members dressed as SEAL … Continue reading ?
Navy SEALs may have killed Osama bin Laden, but women led them to their prey. Women made up the majority of analysts – at one point all the analysts -- in “Alec Station,” the unit charged with finding Bin Laden, managed the ramp-up at the CIA's Counter Terroris …
Today’s top book news is, for lack of a better word, strange: A former CIA head’s book about the Bin
Pakistan continually draws world attention. The Taliban, Osama bin Laden, Malala Yousafzai, the ban on NATO supplies for nearly six months, armed Pakistanis invading Mumbai, the Sufi songs of Nusrat Fatah Ali Khan, the Burka Avenger, Ms. Show More Summary
Washington University fraternity members dressed as SEAL Team 6 and Osama Bin Laden for Halloween this year. (Student Life) Muslim students complained after fellow students dressed as SEAL Team 6 and Osama Bin Laden for Halloween. University officials held an … Continue reading ?
At this year’s Academy Awards, Kathryn Bigelow’s Zero Dark Thirty received a handful of nominations, including Best Picture, riding the wave of public support for the SEAL team that took down Osama Bin Laden. I’m not trying to tell anyone...Show More Summary
"In that same meeting, the authors report, Mr. Obama seemed to be thinking about the killing of Osama bin Laden and the United States’ use of drones in the war against Al Qaeda. 'Turns out I’m really good at killing people,' they quote him as saying. 'Didn’t know that was gonna be a strong suit of mine.'" Read more...
Jared Malsin reviews Matt Apuzzo and Adam Goldman’s book Enemies Within: Inside the NYPD's Secret Spying Unit and bin Laden's Final Plot Against America
So, Richard Dawkins has once again become an unintentional social media star with a sequence of tweets: Bin Laden has won, in airports of the world every day. I had a little jar of honey, now thrown away by rule-bound dundridges. STUPID waste. — Richard Dawkins (@RichardDawkins) November 3, 2013 And when he received some [Read More...]