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

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.

UNSC blacklists Osama bin Laden's son, seen as successor of Al Qaida leader al-Zawahiri

The UN Security Council's 1267 ISIS and Al Qaida Sanctions Committee listed 29-year old Hamza bin Laden on Thursday, the day the US announced a reward of up to one million dollars for information about him.


Saudi Arabia strips Osama bin Laden's son of citizenship after US offers $1 mn bounty

The U.S. State Department said on Thursday it was offering a reward of up to $1 million for information leading "to the identification or location in any country" of Hamza, calling him a key al Qaeda leader.

US announces $1 million reward to track down Osama bin Laden's son

Hamza bin Laden was named a "specially designated global terrorist" in January 2017. In 2015, he released audio and video messages calling for attacks against the US and its allies.

Trump draws criticism for faulting war hero on Osama bin Laden

Trump took shots at retired Adm. William McRaven in a Fox News interview Sunday in which he also asserted that the former Navy SEAL was a ``backer'' of Trump's 2016 rival, Hillary Clinton.

Osama bin Laden's son married daughter of 9/11 hijacker, says report

The family of the deceased Al-Qaida leader confirmed that Hamza married Atta's daughter, the Guardian quoted Osama's family as saying.


Osama bin Laden's former bodyguard detained in Germany - police

he case of the Tunisian man, Sami A., sparked outrage in April after German media reported that he was receiving welfare benefits even though intelligence agencies have classified him as a potential threat.

Doctor who aided hunt for Osama bin Laden languishes, forgotten

In the past, Pakistan has compared Afridi's dilemma with demands for the release of Afia Siddiqui, a Pakistani woman who is in US custody convicted of trying to kill an American soldier in Afghanistan.

Iran denounces CIA 'fake news' about raid that killed Osama bin Laden in Abbottabad

The Fars news agency, which is close to Iranian conservatives, said yesterday that the selective publication of documents by the CIA related to Al-Qaeda was part of efforts "to put pressure on Iran".

Nawaz Sharif overthrew Benazir government on Osama bin Laden's instruction: Former Sindh Minister

Sharjeel Inam Memon, a Pakistan People's Party (PPP) leader said that Sharif was ‘a product of dictators’.