Thoughts on war for profit - The Durango
Osama bin Laden
The Durango HeraldThoughts on war for profitThe Durango HeraldMaybe it's just me, but it's been more than 15 years since Sept. 11, 2001. Saddam Hussein and Osama bin Laden are dead. Reckon enough is enough? Ike warned us against the “military-industrial complex.” What a gallant-sounding title for something that ...
Posted on 21 August 2017 | 4:06 am
In the Eye of the Storm: Can Al Jazeera
TIMEIn the Eye of the Storm: Can Al Jazeera Survive the Gulf Crisis?TIMEIn June 2015, the leader of the Syrian branch of al-Qaeda gave his first ever television interview. In an undisclosed location in northern Syria, Abu Mohammed Al Jolani was shown seated on what appeared to be a gilded wooden chair in a windowless room, ...and more »
Posted on 21 August 2017 | 3:40 am
How Trump can win in Afghanistan - Ledger
Ledger IndependentHow Trump can win in AfghanistanLedger IndependentAfter all, it was from the mountains of Afghanistan that Osama bin Laden -- hosted by the then-ruling Taliban -- launched his attack against the US on September 11 2001. Today, bin Laden may be dead, but the Taliban are still poised to return to power ...and more »
Posted on 21 August 2017 | 3:27 am
The next target for terror: attacks on
New York PostThe next target for terror: attacks on trainsNew York PostThe magazine includes an article by Hamza bin Laden — the son of Osama bin Laden and an emerging al Qaeda leader — who addresses “the valiant heroes of Islam in America” and offers “advice for anyone who intends to carry out a martyrdom operation.and more »
Posted on 21 August 2017 | 2:01 am
Osama bin Laden legacy continues to haunt
Kurdistan24Osama bin Laden legacy continues to haunt 15-year-old boy in IraqKurdistan24“Bin Laden is a terrorist, but I am not,” pleaded the boy who lives in Baghdad. The boy's family says all attempts by Osama to change his name failed, having an adverse effect on his psychological state. The family, who once lived in Iskandariya, also ...
Posted on 20 August 2017 | 4:29 am
Anzac Day terror plot: Girl pleads guilty
Osama bin Laden
Police also found on her phone several Islamic State publications, images and flags, and images of weapons and radical terrorist figures including Osama Bin Laden. They also found images of a dead child, an execution and people about to be beheaded ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 12:07 pm
Marcy Borders Was Much More Than 9/11’s
“I was in newspapers all over the world, even Arabic ones—I started to think Osama bin Laden would come after me,” Borders told me. “I was just thinking crazy. The picture made me angry at first. Didn’t the photographer think about helping m
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 11:59 am
'Dust Lady,' immortalized in 9/11 photo,
The crash of two airliners hijacked by terrorists loyal to al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden and subsequent collapse of the twin towers killed some 2,800 people. Edward Fine covers his mouth as he walks through the debris after the collapse of one of the ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 10:18 am
Islamic State Declares Caliphate, Seizes
When the Sunni extremists running amok in Iraq announced that their name has been shortened from the Islamic State in Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS) and decreed that all of the world's Muslims must pledge allegiance to their leader, they did more than just ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 8:05 am
9/11 ‘Dust Lady’ Marcy Borders, featured
But Borders became severely depressed and started smoking crack in the years after the attack, she said, before finally finding “peace of mind” after rehab and the death of 9/11 mastermind Osama bin Laden. Then, sickness struck: Borders received a ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 9:57 pm