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Pakistan refuses to release doctor who helped US find Osama bin Laden

A jailed Pakistani doctor believed to have helped the CIA hunt down al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden will be neither released nor handed to the United States, Pakistan’s law minister has told legislators, media reported on Wednesday. 404 more words

World

US puts bin Laden's son on terror blacklist

Dave Clark

AFPJanuary 5, 2017

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Hamza bin Laden, the youngest son of Al-Qaeda founder Osama bin Laden, recites a poem in this frame grab taken from the Qatar based al-Jazeera satellite news channel on November 7, 2001 (AFP Photo/) 716 more words

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US Puts Bin Laden’s Son On Terror Blacklist

The United States added Hamza bin Laden, son and heir of the late global jihadist leader Osama bin Laden, to its terrorist blacklist on Thursday. 182 more words

NEWS AND VIEWS

Bin Laden family's private jet was going too fast when it crashed in Surrey

A private jet carrying members of Osama bin Laden’s family crashed in Surrey because it was travelling too fast, an investigation has concluded.

Bin Laden’s stepmother, her daughter, and another relative were all killed in the crash when the jet landed too far down the runway on July 31 last year. 465 more words

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Zero Dark Thirty

This 2012 movie, an award-winning critically-acclaimed entertainment and box-office success, is above all a remarkable piece of propaganda. Or maybe marketing is more accurate.  816 more words

"Extolling Bin Laden, Zakir Naik proclaimed all Muslims must take up arms"

Bengaluru, Nov 18 He promoted enmity, disharmony and hatred on the grounds of religion.

If urgent steps are not taken then there is every possibility that many youth would get motivated and radicalise to commit acts of terror, the centre said while imposing a ban on the Dr Zakir Naik run Islamic Research Foundation.

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Vicky Nanjappa

Barbaric US airstrikes cost $1 billion; add to this the effects of terror, injuries, killings and ruined infrastructure

 

Japan Times reports today that the Pentagon issued a statement about a U.S. airstrike in Syria last month killed what the Defense Department describes as a senior al-Qaida leader who once had ties to Osama bin Laden. 140 more words

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