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US lawmaker asks Pakistan to free doctor who helped in tracing Osama bin Laden

June 29, 2017 5:19 pm

Republican lawmaker Ted Poe said Dr Shakil Afridi deserves a medal for aiding the elimination of Osama bin Laden, not life in prison. "Pakistan should free him, and it is time to declare Pakistan a state sponsor of terrorism. And that is just the way it is," he said.

Osama’s bookshelf

May 22, 2015 12:10 am

Reveals the mind of an icon who inspired a generation of Islamists and a tide of violence.

Al Qaeda recruits were asked strange questions, reveals Osama documents

May 21, 2015 6:35 pm

Prospective al-Qaeda recruits had to fill up an application form which contained normal HR questions to peculiar queries like, "Do you wish to execute a suicide operation?"

Osama bodyguard to be freed from Gitmo

January 11, 2014 4:14 am

Bin Laden was killed in a covert US raid in May, 2011, in Pakistan’s garrison city Abbottabad.

Kayani says army supports dialogue with Pak militants

October 13, 2013 2:49 am

The 61-year-old army chief described terrorism as a “big challenge” that goes against both Pakistan’s ideology and Islamic teachings.

Pak doc who helped CIA find Laden gets retrial

August 30, 2013 12:43 am

Anees also handed over Afridi’s case to the political agent of Khyber Agency.

‘Flood relief operations in 2010 may have helped US recce Abbottabad’

July 15, 2013 5:58 am

Did US pilots use flood relief operations in Pakistan in 2010 to obtain terrain information about Abbottabad that lead to the covert raid that killed Osama bin Laden?

US recced Abbottabad during flood relief ops for Osama hunt?

July 14, 2013 4:15 pm

The distance between the army posts along the border was approximately 32 kilometres.

‘CIA operatives may have been on ground in Pak for bin Laden raid’

July 12, 2013 3:18 am

In a new revelation,it has now emerged that some CIA operatives might have been on the ground around Osama bin Laden’s house during the 38-minute raid in which the world’s most dreaded terrorist was killed in Abbottabad.

‘Bin Laden stayed in at least five places in Pak’

July 11, 2013 1:28 am

Since he slipped into Pakistan in mid-2002,Laden lived in at least five different places including Peshawar before finally settling down in Abbottabad