George W. Bush was rightly criticized when he failed to act when handed a memo entitled “Bin Laden determined to strike in US.” But Donald Trump did more than just ignore this memo. White Supremacist Extremism Poses Persistent Threat...Show More Summary
YORBA LINDA — A thousand people at the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum thundered with applause when Robert O’Neill, the retired Navy SEAL who shot Osama bin Laden, took the stage to share his story Wednesday, July 26. O’Neill’s talk, woven through with a sense of humor that surprised and delighted the audience, focused […]
Kristin Beck, a former Navy SEAL Team 6 member who publicly came out as transgender in 2013, had some tough criticism for President Trump’s plan to reinstate a ban on transgender individuals serving in the military. “Let’s meet face to face and you tell me I’m not...
No one talks about Uber anymore. I was listening to Howard Stern interview Robert O’Neill, the guy who shot Bin Laden, and he got me, I fired up my phone and downloaded the sample chapter of his book “The Operator” to my Kindle. Previously the hype had slid off me. I’d seen “Zero Dark Thirty.” […]
If you ask Bill Ratliff, a rising sophomore at J.E.B. Stuart High School in northern Virginia, his school might just as well be named for Osama bin Laden. "They're both … Click to Continue »
Black Panther star Chadwick Boseman compared Andy Serkis' Ulysses Klaue to Osama Bin Laden and described the threat he poses to Wakanda. The post Black Panther: Andy Serkis’ Klaue Is ‘The Real Villain,’ Says Boseman appeared first on CBR.
Robert O’Neill ate a last meal with his children and then hugged them goodbye – “most likely,” he privately thought, forever. Even his wife didn’t know where he was going. On May 2, 2011, two helicopters touched down, one crash-landing, under the cover of darkness within an al Qaeda compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan. The 23-strong […]
Malcolm Nance is a piece of work. If that name doesn’t ring a bell, think back to the MSNBC contributor who... The post AWFUL! MSNBC Contributor Calls President Trump’s Poland Speech The ‘Fulfillment of Osama Bin Laden’s Ideology’ (VIDEO) appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
Al Qaeda’s leader was in hiding for over a decade. A new account tells us what he was doing.
The investigative reporters have produced a revelatory work about al-Qaida members in hiding in Pakistan and Iran between 2001 and 2011 At the time of the 9/11 attacks on New York and Washington, Osama bin Laden was in an Afghan cave, unable to get a decent TV satellite signal and forced to follow developments on the radio. Show More Summary
The former Navy SEAL, who is said to have shot and killed Osama bin Laden, has criticized White House Deputy Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders for claiming the Trump administration's "success at the Veterans Affairs," reports Fox News. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
Cathy Scott-Clark and Adrian Levy’s gripping history of the terrorist network, from 2001 to the present, reveals a dark web of familial and political machinations In the days following the killing of Osama bin Laden in Pakistan in 2011, there was a surge of interest in the family of the al-Qaida founder and leader. Show More Summary
The foothills of the Spin Ghar mountain range, two dozen miles south of Jalalabad in the borderland between Afghanistan and Pakistan, were once home to hundreds of olive plantations. For tens of thousands of acres, there used to be farms clustered along the banks of the Nangarhar Canal, a...
As ISIS's power dwindles, the younger bin Laden is helping its parent organization return to infamy.
The latest territorial conquest by the Islamic State will be familiar to anyone who remembers the US hunt for Osama bin Laden: the mountainous Tora Bora region of Afghanistan. The New York Times reports that ISIS has gained control of the complex of caves and tunnels once used as a...
Islamic State fighters have captured Tora Bora, a mountain cave complex in eastern Afghanistan that was once the hideout of Osama bin Laden, officials said Thursday, despite pressure on the jihadists from US-led forces. The militants...Show More Summary
The Islamic State militant group (ISIS) has overtaken an area in Afghanistan once used as a headquarters for former Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden. ISIS, the foremost killer of U.S. soldiers in Afghanistan this year, captured Wednesday the complex of caves known as Tora Bora, located in the...
ISIS claims to have seized Tora Bora mountain hideout from Taliban in clashes, but Taliban says pretty much the opposite
The Islamic State group said its fighters have captured Osama bin Laden's infamous Tora Bora mountain hideout in eastern Afghanistan but the Taliban on Thursday dismissed the claim, saying they … Click to Continue »