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Osama bin Laden

OSAMA BIN LADEN NEWS

Certain elements inside Pak military had links to al-Qaeda: Obama on raid that killed Osama

November 17, 2020 3:18 pm

Barack Obama said it was an open secret that certain elements inside Pakistan's military, and especially its intelligence services, maintained links to the Taliban and perhaps even al-Qaeda, sometimes using them as strategic assets to ensure that the Afghan government remained weak and unable to align itself with Pakistan's number one rival, India.

Pakistan Prime Minister needs a recent history lesson on Osama bin Laden

July 04, 2020 9:02 am

Many in Pakistan who thought Bin Laden was a terrorist who had undermined Pakistan’s sovereignty were shocked. Many, however, still believe that Bin Laden didn’t do the 9/11 bombing and that it was actually “an American Neocon-Jewish conspiracy to create an excuse to clobber the Muslims”.

Leeds remove cardboard cutout of bin Laden from stands

June 25, 2020 2:07 pm

With no spectators allowed into stadiums as part of efforts to curb the spread of COVID-19, many English clubs are giving fans the chance to send in photos and have cutouts put on the seats instead.

Kolkata Police to get dog breed that tracked bin Laden: Why security forces pick Belgian Malinois

February 14, 2020 7:49 am

Early last year, the Mumbai police too added the Belgian Malinois to its existing dog squad.

New 9/11 exhibit stages hunt for Osama bin Laden

October 23, 2019 12:08 pm

The exhibit presents the hunt for Osama bin Laden as a sort of who-done-it come alive with graphics, videos and the voices of the protagonists, from intelligence agents, former President Barack Obama and members of the US Navy SEALs team that shot and killed him.

The Abbottabad Mystery

September 07, 2019 11:40 am

How did the Americans find Osama bin Laden — is the question

Death of Osama Bin Laden’s son is seen as a blow to al-Qaida

August 02, 2019 7:41 am

Analysts believe that since at least 2010, al-Qaida was secretly grooming Hamza bin Laden to take over the organization, a move that now appears to have been foiled. According to three US officials, the younger bin Laden was killed during the first two years of the Trump administration.

US believes Osama bin Laden's son Hamza is dead: official

August 01, 2019 11:26 am

Though bin Laden carried a prominent name and lineage, the news of his death represented more of a symbolic victory for the U.S. government than the removal of a threat.

Stalemate in Kabul

May 06, 2019 1:35 am

Afghan loya jirga fails to convince the Taliban to engage with the elected government

Explained: What UNSC blacklisting of Osama bin Laden's son means

March 04, 2019 7:36 pm

Apart from the UNSC blacklisting, the United States government, as a part of its 'Rewards for Justice' programme, had also announced a bounty of $1 million for any information that leads to the capture of Hamza Bin Laden.

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18 years of 9/11: Defining images from the day that shook the world

September 12, 2019 7:28 am

18th anniversary of 9/11 attack: On the morning of Tuesday, September 11, 2001, the entire world watched as two passenger planes ploughed into the World Trade Centre towers. Another plane crashed into the west wing of the Pentagon. A total of 3,000 people had lost their lives.