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When Pakistan denied Osama was in Pakistan

May 2nd, 2011 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) As late as six months ago, Pakistan vehemently denied that Osama bin Laden was hiding in its territory.An unnamed NATO official said Oct 18, ... Read more...

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British let al-Qaida kingpin Zarqawi go free, say Iraq war logs

October 24th, 2010 - 4:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct. 24 (ANI): British troops came close to capturing al-Qaida's top commander in Iraq Abu Musab al-Zarqawi, but the operation collapsed after the only surveillance helicopter ordered to monitor him ran ... Read more...

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Bin Laden’s deputy lauds slain Al Qaeda leaders

May 21st, 2010 - 12:23 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, May 21 (IANS/AKI) Al Qaeda's second-in-command Ayman al-Zawahiri has in an audio taped message paid homage to two of his associates killed in Iraq last month. Al Qaeda leader Osama bin ... Read more...

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Two Al Qaeda leaders killed in Iraqi-US operation

April 20th, 2010 - 12:53 am ICT by IANS
Baghdad, April 19 (DPA) Two Al Qaeda leaders have been killed north of Baghdad after intelligence tracked them down, Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki told a press conference Monday. Al-Maliki said, in remarks aired ... Read more...

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McChrystal’s appointment as new US commander in Afghanistan, a double-edged sword

May 12th, 2009 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 12 (ANI): Lt. General Stanley A. McChrystal's appointment as the new American commander in Afghanistan represents a jarring shift for U.S. Forces in Afghanistan, which are currently transitioning commands ... Read more...

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Criticism of Jordanian theologian indicative of Jihadist decline: CSM

March 27th, 2009 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
Riyadh (Saudi Arabia), Mar.27 (ANI): One of the world's most influential jihadi theologians has reportedly been criticised by some of his former followers for allegedly moderating his views, a claim he denies. ... Read more...

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Jailed radical preacher Hamzas jihadi poem appears on YouTube

September 24th, 2008 - 12:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 24 (ANI): Jailed radical Islamic preacher Abu Hamzas poem glorifying martyrdom has suddenly appeared on YouTube.Hamza, serving seven years in Londons top-security Belmarsh Prison, delivers nine verses in ... Read more...

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Iraqi Al Qaeda leader arrested

May 9th, 2008 - 3:11 pm ICT by admin
DPA Baghdad, May 9 (DPA) Abu Ayyub al-Masri, leader of the Iraqi branch of the terrorist network Al Qaeda, has been arrested in the northern city of Mosul, the Iraqi defence ministry said ... Read more...

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Iraqi police arrests al-Qaeda chief

May 9th, 2008 - 11:39 am ICT by admin
Baghdad , May 9 (ANI): Iraqi police has arrested the fugitive Abu Hamza al-Muhajir who called himself the head of al-Qaeda.The US State Department had announced five million dollars reward ... Read more...

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Jordan releases leading Al Qaeda mentor

March 12th, 2008 - 11:42 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Amman, March 12 (Xinhua) Jordanian authorities released Wednesday Sheikh Abu Mohammad al-Maqdisi, a mentor figure for the slain chief of Al Qaeda's Iraqi networks, Abu Musab al-Zarqawi, security sources said. The sources ... Read more...

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