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Book: Looming Tower

The Looming Tower: Al Qaeda and the Road to 9/11

A gripping narrative that spans five decades, The Looming Tower explains in unprecedented detail the growth of Islamic fundamentalism, the rise of al-Qaeda, and the intelligence failures that culminated in the attacks on the World Trade Center.

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  • Bin Laden a thah a nih dan
  • Isi te’n bin laden an phatsan

May ni 2 zinglam dar 00:35 a lo rik chuanAbbottabad District chhunga Kakul khua-ah chuan kawlphetha eng a rawn thim vek a. 1,181 more words

Thu Ngaihnawm

"Fueling terrorism": It's always "our" fault

By SETH J. FRANTZMAN

There is always a narrative about “fueling” terrorism.

1950s-1960s Why is there terrorism
“Colonialism fuels terrorism

1970s Why is there terrorism? 662 more words

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

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

UK

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