Bin Laden

Matt Bissonnette had faced legal action after penning his book without the Pentagon's permission.
The past year has not been good to Osama Bin Laden's brothers, owners of the Saudi Binladen Group, one of the kingdom's leading construction conglomerates.
"We have to remember that the enemy toppled the Taliban and Saddam's regime."
Obama: If You Doubt My Commitment To Punish Terrorists, Ask Osama Bin Laden
While America has vacillated between distraction and disinterest when it comes to Asia, a Rising China has quietly seized the opportunity to seize territory and expand its influence and power - and thereby nudge history in its favor.
Washington reporters told top editor they worried the story gave oxygen to unsubstantiated claims about the raid.
The roots of Sunni Islam's ailments it must be noted are not entirely to do with religion, as most journalists, politicians and "experts" in Europe and across the Atlantic never tire of repeating. Rather than scripture and theology, it is in politics and economics, in power balances, foreign interventions and the scramble for influence and resources that the causes of its ills reside.
They have no factual basis, despite what you may have read in ​​The New York Times Magazine,​ argues the reporter who pieced
“It's a first-person account, under the magazine rubric, in which Carlotta walks readers through a lot of the reporting she
U.S. intelligence officials may have received a tip from a “walk-in” Pakistani official in tracking down the location of Osama bin Laden, complicating the White House story that the raid that captured and killed the al Qaeda leader was entirely a U.S. mission, NBC news reported Monday.
Which, if true, would mean the key to bin Laden’s location was not, as the agency tells it, torture. “It is utter nonsense
The NBC report was co-bylined by Andrea Mitchell, who is known in Washington to have sources at the highest levels of officialdom
It is appropriate to remember that we, the US, supported individuals like Osama Bin Laden and others in the waning years of the cold war. The US and a number of other countries were outraged when the Soviet Union invaded Afghanistan on the eve of Christmas in 1979.
With torture we get the worst of both worlds: We gather no useful intelligence and we undermine our reputation as a democratic government of principles.
O’Neill said he confirmed his decision to go public after a private encounter with relatives of victims of the Sept. 11, 2001