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  • Islamic State Displaying a Deft Command of Varied Media

    Islamic State Displaying a Deft Command of Varied Media

    The extremists who have seized large parts of Syria and Iraq have riveted the world's attention with their military prowess and unrestrained brutality.

  • US Seeks Life in Prison For Bin Laden's Son-in-Law

    US Seeks Life in Prison For Bin Laden's Son-in-Law

    The United States on Monday said Suleiman Abu Ghaith, a son-in-law of Osama bin Laden, should spend the rest of his life in prison following his conviction on terrorism-related charges.

  • US Isn't Sure Just How Much to Fear Islamic State

    US Isn't Sure Just How Much to Fear Islamic State

    With the rapid advance of the Islamic State across northern Iraq, the language that the Obama administration is using to describe the danger the terrorist group poses to the US has become more pointed.

  • Osama Bin Laden's Son-in-Law Should Get 15 Years in Prison: Defence Lawyer

    Osama Bin Laden's Son-in-Law Should Get 15 Years in Prison: Defence Lawyer

    A defense lawyer for the son-in-law of Osama bin Laden convicted on terrorism-related charges in New York federal court said on Thursday that his client should serve no more than 15 years in prison.

  • Letter Found in Bin Laden's Hideout Warns of New Islamic State's Brutality

    Letter Found in Bin Laden's Hideout Warns of New Islamic State's Brutality

    A letter found at slain Al Qaeda chief Osama Bin Laden's hideout in Pakistan warned of the rise of a new Islamic extremist group capable of extreme brutality that could damage Al Qaeda's reputation, media reported on Monday.

  • Sikh Man, His Mother Attacked in New York By Group of Teenagers

    Sikh Man, His Mother Attacked in New York By Group of Teenagers

    Just days after a Sikh man was hit and dragged by a truck, another Sikh man and his mother were attacked in New York by a group of teenagers who called them 'Osama Bin Laden' in an apparent hate crime, sparking fresh outrage among the community membe...

  • CIA Interrogation Tactics Helped Get Osama Bin Laden: US Senator

    CIA Interrogation Tactics Helped Get Osama Bin Laden: US Senator

    Republicans on the U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee will soon release a report asserting the CIA's use of harsh interrogation techniques helped bring down Osama bin Laden and disrupt terrorist plots, the panel's top Republican said on Sunday.

  • Young Islamic State Robs al Qaeda of Militant Prestige

    Young Islamic State Robs al Qaeda of Militant Prestige

    In hiding, targeted by drone strikes and unable to land a blow in the West, al Qaeda's ageing leaders are losing a power struggle with ultra-radical young militants in Iraq and Syria who see themselves as the true successors to Osama bin Laden.

  • Bin Laden, Haiti and Supreme Court: Clinton Papers

    Bin Laden, Haiti and Supreme Court: Clinton Papers

    Former US President Bill Clinton asked advisers for more information on Osama bin Laden in 1998 after flagging a newspaper story, according to records from the Clinton White House that were released yesterday.

  • US Court Issues Partial Win to Osama bin Laden Assistant

    US Court Issues Partial Win to Osama bin Laden Assistant

    A US appeals court has set aside two of three convictions against a former personal assistant to Osama bin Laden.

  • CIA Planned a Bin Laden 'Demon' Doll

    CIA Planned a Bin Laden 'Demon' Doll

    The CIA once considered producing a toy action figure of Osama bin Laden that would transform into a devil-eyed demon, hoping to persuade children abroad that he was no hero, but a scary villain.

  • In Kerala, Student's Magazine Puts Narendra Modi in 'Negative Faces' List

    In Kerala, Student's Magazine Puts Narendra Modi in 'Negative Faces' List

    A huge controversy has broken out in Kerala's Thrissur after a government polytechnic published a photograph of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in their campus magazine under a list of "negative faces" that also includes Osama bin Laden, Adolf Hitler an...

  • US Did Not Inform Pakistan on Osama Raid Because of ISI: Hillary Clinton

    US Did Not Inform Pakistan on Osama Raid Because of ISI: Hillary Clinton

    The US decided not to inform Pakistan about its top-secret mission to kill Osama bin Laden in Abbottabad as it knew that elements in spy agency ISI maintained close ties with the al-Qaeda and the Taliban, according to former Secretary of State Hillar...

  • 'High-Value' Guantanamo Inmate Charged With Terrorism

    'High-Value' Guantanamo Inmate Charged With Terrorism

    An Iraqi "high-value" detainee at Guantanamo, accused of being an Al-Qaeda commander in Afghanistan and Pakistan, was referred to a military court on terror charges, the Pentagon said on Tuesday.

  • A Snapshot of US Troop Commitment in Afghanistan Since 2001

    A Snapshot of US Troop Commitment in Afghanistan Since 2001

    U.S. and British forces began launching airstrikes into Afghanistan on Oct. 7, 2001, after the 9/11 terrorist attacks against America. The initial strikes were aimed at Taliban troops, training camps and air defenses. By early November there were abo...

  • Barack Obama in New Bid to Define Foreign Policy

    Barack Obama in New Bid to Define Foreign Policy

    He's been president for five and a half years, brought troops home from Iraq, is winding down the Afghan war, killed Osama bin Laden and crafted a multitude of speeches defining his worldview.

  • Syrian Al Qaeda Reach Foothills Of Israeli-Held Golan

    Syrian Al Qaeda Reach Foothills Of Israeli-Held Golan

    Atop the hill of Tel Ahmar just a few kilometres from Israeli forces on the Golan Heights, Syrian Islamist fighters hoist the al Qaeda flag and praise their mentor Osama bin Laden.

  • Pakistan's Treatment of Dr Afridi Unjust and Unwarranted: US

    Pakistan's Treatment of Dr Afridi Unjust and Unwarranted: US

    Regretting his arrest and severity of sentence, the US has said the treatment meted out to Shakil Afridi, the Pakistani doctor who assisted CIA in tracing Osama bin Laden, is "unjust and unwarranted".

  • US Will Not Use Vaccination Programs for Spying: CIA

    US Will Not Use Vaccination Programs for Spying: CIA

    A top White House official is promising that the CIA will no longer use vaccination programs as cover for spying operations. It used the ruse hunting for Osama bin Laden.

  • Jury Deliberates in Islamist Preacher Abu Hamza Trial

    Jury Deliberates in Islamist Preacher Abu Hamza Trial

    A New York jury began deliberating on Thursday over its verdict on the terror and kidnapping charges brought against Islamist preacher Abu Hamza by the United States.

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