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#Osama bin Laden

# osama-bin-laden - Thursday 25 June, 2020

Leeds stepping up checks after removing Bin Laden cut-out from Elland Road
# Cardboard Hoax
From The42
# Cardboard Hoax

Leeds stepping up checks after removing Bin Laden cut-out from Elland Road

Jun 25th 2020, 11:56 AM 7,583 Views 5 Comments

An image of the former Al-Qaeda leader was in the stands ahead of Saturday’s game against Fulham.

# osama-bin-laden - Thursday 19 September, 2019

'It’s not a disgraced name' - Sheffield United owner defends dealings with Osama bin Laden's family
# Nothing To See Here
From The42
# Nothing To See Here

'It’s not a disgraced name' - Sheffield United owner defends dealings with Osama bin Laden's family

Sep 19th 2019, 4:56 PM 6,868 Views 6 Comments

Prince Abdullah says he will continue to do business with relatives of the former Al-Qaeda leader.

# osama-bin-laden - Wednesday 31 July, 2019

Son of Osama Bin Laden and heir to Al-Qaeda has been killed, US media report
# Hamza Bin Laden
# Hamza Bin Laden

Son of Osama Bin Laden and heir to Al-Qaeda has been killed, US media report

Jul 31st 2019, 10:43 PM 42,325 Views 44 Comments

President Donald Trump was questioned in the Oval office by reporters but refused to confirm or deny the reports.

# osama-bin-laden - Friday 1 March, 2019

US offers $1 million reward for information about Osama Bin Laden's son
# Hamza Bin Laden
# Hamza Bin Laden

US offers $1 million reward for information about Osama Bin Laden's son

Mar 1st 2019, 7:49 AM 22,642 Views 39 Comments

Hamza bin Laden is seen as a growing force in global extremism.

# osama-bin-laden - Thursday 29 March, 2018

US court rules families of 9/11 victims can sue Saudi Arabia
# Al Quaeda
# Al Quaeda

US court rules families of 9/11 victims can sue Saudi Arabia

Mar 29th 2018, 7:15 AM 18,003 Views 45 Comments

A US judge ruled that the plaintiffs had “narrowly articulate a reasonable basis” to proceed.

# osama-bin-laden - Thursday 5 January, 2017

The US has just labelled Osama bin Laden's son as a terrorist
# Global Jihad
# Global Jihad

The US has just labelled Osama bin Laden's son as a terrorist

Jan 5th 2017, 4:28 PM 17,365 Views 38 Comments

Hamza bin Laden has issued audio messages to Al-Qaeda supporters.

# osama-bin-laden - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

How Osama bin Laden wanted €27 million fortune to be doled out after his death
# Funding Jihad
# Funding Jihad

How Osama bin Laden wanted €27 million fortune to be doled out after his death

Mar 2nd 2016, 8:24 AM 19,936 Views 22 Comments

Documents released by the US government show the al-Qaida leader left a will with instructions on how to divide up his funds.

# osama-bin-laden - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

9/11 conspiracy theories were on Osama Bin Laden's reading list
# Secret Docs
# Secret Docs

9/11 conspiracy theories were on Osama Bin Laden's reading list

May 20th 2015, 5:30 PM 14,895 Views 61 Comments

The Al-Qaeda leader also appeared to have been interested in attacking the French economy.

# osama-bin-laden - Thursday 14 May, 2015

Did Obama tell a huge number of lies about the killing of Osama bin Laden?
# Explainer
# Explainer

Did Obama tell a huge number of lies about the killing of Osama bin Laden?

May 14th 2015, 11:58 AM 23,725 Views 63 Comments

A potentially explosive exposé by Seymour Hersh has been slammed by the White House. Get up to speed on the controversy, here…

# osama-bin-laden - Saturday 2 May, 2015

'If Bin Laden was following me on Twitter, he may have had an early warning'
# Operation Neptune Spear
# Operation Neptune Spear

'If Bin Laden was following me on Twitter, he may have had an early warning'

May 2nd 2015, 9:45 AM 23,488 Views 38 Comments

TheJournal.ie spoke to Sohaib Athar, four years after he unknowingly live-tweeted history in the making.

# osama-bin-laden - Sunday 9 November, 2014

RTÉ Teletext also fell prey to the old Obama-Osama mistake From The Daily Edge

RTÉ Teletext also fell prey to the old Obama-Osama mistake

Nov 9th 2014, 2:30 PM 3,292 Views 0 Comments

First CNN, now Teletext. Is anybody safe?

# osama-bin-laden - Saturday 8 November, 2014

CNN is the latest to fall victim to the classic Obama-Osama mix up
# Switcheroo
From The Daily Edge
# Switcheroo

CNN is the latest to fall victim to the classic Obama-Osama mix up

Nov 8th 2014, 5:00 PM 2,518 Views 2 Comments

Not again.

# osama-bin-laden - Friday 7 November, 2014

"I shot him two times in the forehead" - Two Navy Seals row over who killed Bin Laden
# Zero Dark Shirty
# Zero Dark Shirty

"I shot him two times in the forehead" - Two Navy Seals row over who killed Bin Laden

Nov 7th 2014, 8:10 AM 20,381 Views 81 Comments

Robert O’Neill is the latest former Seal to claim he shot the Al-Qaeda leader.

# osama-bin-laden - Friday 31 October, 2014

The Pentagon says the Navy Seal who shot bin Laden should not reveal himself
# 9/11
# 9/11

The Pentagon says the Navy Seal who shot bin Laden should not reveal himself

Oct 31st 2014, 10:00 PM 22,764 Views 52 Comments

The Pentagon said that anyone who participated in the 2011 operation was still bound by a non-disclosure agreement.

# osama-bin-laden - Tuesday 23 September, 2014

Osama Bin Laden's son-in-law sentenced to life in prison
# 9/11
# 9/11

Osama Bin Laden's son-in-law sentenced to life in prison

Sep 23rd 2014, 4:12 PM 10,209 Views 18 Comments

Abu Ghaith was the highest-ranking al-Qaida figure to face trial on US soil since the attacks.

# osama-bin-laden - Saturday 23 August, 2014

Opinion: The murder of James Foley will backfire spectacularly on Isis
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

Opinion: The murder of James Foley will backfire spectacularly on Isis

Aug 23rd 2014, 7:00 PM 95 Views 181 Comments

Western powers were growing increasingly weary of military engagements in the Middle East – but this provocation will ensure a sustained, focused campaign to eliminate Isis.

# osama-bin-laden - Friday 18 July, 2014

Bill Clinton sought extra information on Bin Laden back in the 1990's
# Bin Laden
# Bin Laden

Bill Clinton sought extra information on Bin Laden back in the 1990's

Jul 18th 2014, 10:51 PM 12,182 Views 8 Comments

Records released today from Bill’s years in the White House concern the August 1998 bombings of US embassies in Kenya and Tanzania.

# osama-bin-laden - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

The CIA 'misled' the public over harshness of torture regime
# Waterboarding
# Waterboarding

The CIA 'misled' the public over harshness of torture regime

Apr 2nd 2014, 9:25 AM 6,779 Views 48 Comments

The report says that intelligence received from torture played no material part in finding Osama Bin Laden

# osama-bin-laden - Wednesday 26 March, 2014

Osama bin Laden’s son-in-law found guilty of conspiracy to kill Americans
# Trial
# Trial

Osama bin Laden’s son-in-law found guilty of conspiracy to kill Americans

Mar 26th 2014, 3:34 PM 6,219 Views 51 Comments

Abu Ghaith is most famous for appearing in a video with bin Laden the day after the 9/11 attacks.

# osama-bin-laden - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

Osama bin Laden's son-in-law tells court he did not plot to kill Americans
# New York
# New York

Osama bin Laden's son-in-law tells court he did not plot to kill Americans

Mar 19th 2014, 8:42 PM 9,735 Views 0 Comments

Abu Ghaith is most famous for appearing in a video with bin Laden the day after the 9/11 attacks.

# osama-bin-laden - Saturday 23 November, 2013

Pakistani doctor who helped find bin Laden charged with murder and fraud
# Pakistan
# Pakistan

Pakistani doctor who helped find bin Laden charged with murder and fraud

Nov 23rd 2013, 2:46 PM 13,086 Views 51 Comments

Shakeel Afridi was recruited by the CIA to run a fake vaccination programme in Abbottabad in hopes of obtaining DNA samples to identify the Al Qaeda chief.

# osama-bin-laden - Tuesday 9 July, 2013

Osama bin Laden wore a cowboy hat and had playtime with the grandchildren
# What We Learned
# What We Learned

Osama bin Laden wore a cowboy hat and had playtime with the grandchildren

Jul 9th 2013, 2:05 PM 9,723 Views 46 Comments

A leaked document from Pakistan, published by Al Jazeera provides us with minute detail about the everyday life of the one-time most wanted man in the world.

# osama-bin-laden - Tuesday 21 May, 2013

US can keep dead Osama bin Laden photos under wraps
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# Osama Bin Laden

US can keep dead Osama bin Laden photos under wraps

May 21st 2013, 6:15 PM 11,216 Views 94 Comments

A court ruled that pictures of a dead Bin Laden could reveal classified intelligence methods.

# osama-bin-laden - Sunday 17 February, 2013

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Sitdown Sunday
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Feb 17th 2013, 10:30 AM 17,301 Views 0 Comments

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# osama-bin-laden - Sunday 21 October, 2012

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Sitdown Sunday
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Oct 21st 2012, 10:30 AM 8,138 Views 3 Comments

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# osama-bin-laden - Friday 31 August, 2012

Pentagon may take legal action against Navy SEAL who wrote about Bin Laden raid
# Bin Laden
# Bin Laden

Pentagon may take legal action against Navy SEAL who wrote about Bin Laden raid

Aug 31st 2012, 10:39 AM 4,102 Views 9 Comments

In his book, Matt Bissonnette writes about the moment Bin Laden was shot.

# osama-bin-laden - Monday 27 August, 2012

Pentagon checking Bin Laden raid book for leaks
# Bin Laden
# Bin Laden

Pentagon checking Bin Laden raid book for leaks

Aug 27th 2012, 8:12 PM 6,727 Views 17 Comments

Officials have received the manuscript and are checking for any classified information, said Pentagon spokesperson.

# osama-bin-laden - Thursday 23 August, 2012

Navy Seal releases book on bin Laden hit operation
# Classified
# Classified

Navy Seal releases book on bin Laden hit operation

Aug 23rd 2012, 10:17 AM 3,404 Views 12 Comments

The book has triggered concerns that classified information may be released to the public.

# osama-bin-laden - Thursday 9 August, 2012

Video: Osama bin Laden film accused of being Obama re-election stunt
# Osama Bin Box Office
# Osama Bin Box Office

Video: Osama bin Laden film accused of being Obama re-election stunt

Aug 9th 2012, 7:21 PM 5,601 Views 19 Comments

The films makers insist that the film isn’t aimed to benefit Barack Obama as he seeks re-election.

# osama-bin-laden - Tuesday 5 June, 2012

Drone strike kills Al Qaeda second in command
# Al Qaeda
# Al Qaeda

Drone strike kills Al Qaeda second in command

Jun 5th 2012, 8:28 PM 4,907 Views 74 Comments

Abu Yahya al-Libi is reported to have been charged with the day-to-day operations of the terrorist organisation in the tribal areas of Pakistan.

# osama-bin-laden - Wednesday 30 May, 2012

Doctor who helped CIA trace bin Laden 'jailed over militancy'
# Pakistan
# Pakistan

Doctor who helped CIA trace bin Laden 'jailed over militancy'

May 30th 2012, 4:57 PM 2,446 Views 11 Comments

Court documents obtained today debunk the view that Shakil Afridi was convicted for working with the CIA.

# osama-bin-laden - Thursday 24 May, 2012

US aid to Pakistan cut over jailing of doctor who helped CIA
# Pakistan
# Pakistan

US aid to Pakistan cut over jailing of doctor who helped CIA

May 24th 2012, 9:50 PM 3,331 Views 8 Comments

Dr Shakil Afridi was convicted of conspiring against the state of Pakistan after he helped the CIA in their search for bin Laden.

# osama-bin-laden - Wednesday 23 May, 2012

Doctor who helped CIA trace bin Laden sentenced to 33 years
# Bin Laden
# Bin Laden

Doctor who helped CIA trace bin Laden sentenced to 33 years

May 23rd 2012, 8:34 PM 8,470 Views 40 Comments

The Pakistani man has been convicted of conspiring against Pakistan.

# osama-bin-laden - Thursday 3 May, 2012

Al-Qaeda planned message to convert Ireland to Islam

Al-Qaeda planned message to convert Ireland to Islam

May 3rd 2012, 6:21 PM 21,285 Views 84 Comments

A letter by Al-Qaeda’s American spokesman says Ireland was ripe for conversion because of its ‘sympathy’ for Palestine.

# osama-bin-laden - Wednesday 2 May, 2012

The 9 at 9: Wednesday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

May 2nd 2012, 8:35 AM 4,263 Views 18 Comments

Good morning to you! Here’s nine things you should know before 9am on this Wednesday.

On Afghan trip, Obama says US is on a path to 'destroying Al Qaeda'
# Afghanistan
# Afghanistan

On Afghan trip, Obama says US is on a path to 'destroying Al Qaeda'

May 2nd 2012, 8:20 AM 745 Views 8 Comments

The US president was speaking on the day he signed an agreement for the period after US forces withdraw from Afghanistan in 2014.

# osama-bin-laden - Tuesday 1 May, 2012

Romney insists he would have ordered bin Laden killed
# Bin Laden
# Bin Laden

Romney insists he would have ordered bin Laden killed

May 1st 2012, 8:00 PM 2,856 Views 12 Comments

Seemingly backtracking on his statements from a few years ago, the Republican presidential candidate says he would have given the order to kill Osama bin Laden.

One year on: Osama bin Laden's death
# Osama
# Osama

One year on: Osama bin Laden's death

May 1st 2012, 7:30 PM 5,478 Views 12 Comments

The architect of the 9/11 terrorist attacks was killed by US Navy SEALs in the early hours of 2 May 2011 – here, we take a look back at the events that unfolded in the wake of his death.

Bin Laden papers to be released online
# Osama Bin Laden
# Osama Bin Laden

Bin Laden papers to be released online

May 1st 2012, 9:28 AM 1,475 Views 10 Comments

Some of the documents taken by US Navy SEALs during their raid on bin Laden’s compound have been declassified.

# osama-bin-laden - Friday 27 April, 2012

US court rules against release of dead bin Laden photos
# Bin Laden
# Bin Laden

US court rules against release of dead bin Laden photos

Apr 27th 2012, 10:46 AM 1,780 Views 7 Comments

Meanwhile, earlier today Osama bin Laden’s family was deported from Pakistan to Saudi Arabia.

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