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Navy Seals’ book gives a different version of Osama bin Laden’s death


September 4th, 2012 - 7:07 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Sept 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A former navy seal who wrote a book on how Osama Bin Laden was captured is now in trouble with the US government officials. The navy ... Read more...

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Cooper to produce, act in Navy Seal movie


May 26th, 2012 - 7:08 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, May 26 (IANS) Actor Bradley Cooper is set to feature in and produce "American Sniper", a movie based on Navy Seal Chris Kyle.Writer Jason Dean Hall is penning ... Read more...

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Was Osama not buried but body flown to US for cremation?


March 7th, 2012 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 7 (IANS) While former Al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden is popularly known to have been given a sea burial, some emails leaked from an intelligence analysis firm ... Read more...

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255 kills for US military’s deadliest sniper


January 3rd, 2012 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 3 (IANS) With 255 confirmed kills, Chris Kyle is the deadliest sniper in US military history, a media report said Tuesday.Kyle hesitated the first time he killed a ... Read more...

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Butler, Worthington to star in ‘Hunter Killer’


October 15th, 2011 - 8:59 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 15 (IANS) Actor Gerard Butler and Sam Worthington are reportedly in talks to appear in "Hunter Killer".The film is based on a novel, "Firing Point", written by George ... Read more...

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Most victims of Afghanistan copper crash were US Navy SEALs


August 7th, 2011 - 10:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 7 (IANS) A majority of the US soldiers who perished in the shooting down of an American chopper in Afghanistan were part of the elite forces ... Read more...

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Osama wanted Obama killed


May 14th, 2011 - 10:53 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 14 (IANS) Captured files from the US raid on Osama bin Laden's hideout in Pakistan include recent references to targeting the US president although they do not ... Read more...

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Pentagon to boost security for team that killed Osama


May 13th, 2011 - 10:50 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 13 (IANS/EFE) The elite military personnel who took part in the May 2 raid that resulted in the death of Osama bin Laden are to receive additional ... Read more...

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American celebrates Osama’s death by shaving after 3,454 days


May 4th, 2011 - 3:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 4 (ANI): An American has chosen a unique way to celebrate the killing of Al Qaeda mastermind Osama bin Laden. Gary Weddle shaved for the first time after 9/11 - ... Read more...

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Obama didn’t see bin-Laden die: CIA Director Panetta


May 4th, 2011 - 12:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 4 (ANI): CIA Director Leon Panetta has said that US President Barack Obama did not see Osama bin Laden getting gunned down, but came to know that he was ... Read more...

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Osama was wearing shalwar kameez when he was killed: NYT


May 3rd, 2011 - 1:12 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 3 (IANS) When US commandos found Osama bin Laden in the house in Abbottabad in Pakistan, he was wearing a "shalwar kameez" or what is known as a ... Read more...

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Obama watched Bin Laden ’shot in left eye’ on live video in White House


May 3rd, 2011 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 3 (ANI): US President Barack Obama along with his high-level team, watched live coverage in the White House, as the commandos gunned down the world's most wanted terrorist Osama ... Read more...

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Obama, others’ went through ‘anxiety-filled periods’ watching Osama getting killed


May 3rd, 2011 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 3 (ANI): US President Barack Obama and other officials assembled in the White House to watch the live video of the combat operation that killed Osama bin-Laden in his ... Read more...

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‘Burn Notice’ Is Back Again


June 4th, 2010 - 4:44 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez June 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The sizzling show of 'Burn Notice' is again back to scorch the screen. The series is entitled as Friends and Enemies. The story is as always ... Read more...

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Robert De Niro teams up with Jason Statham, Clive Owen for ‘Killer Elite’


May 11th, 2010 - 6:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 11 (ANI): Legendry actor Robert De Niro has teamed up with actors Jason Statham, Clive Owen and Lachy Hulme for Australian action thriller 'Killer Elite.'According to Moviehole.net, Dominic Purcell ... Read more...

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Somalian pirates attack US ship for second time in seven months


November 19th, 2009 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
Nairobi (Kenya), Nov.19 (ANI): Somali pirates have attacked the US ship Maersk Alabama for the second time in seven months, but were thwarted by private guards on board.A U.S. surveillance plane was ... Read more...

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Pirates attack Maersk Alabama again


November 18th, 2009 - 8:41 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Nairobi, Nov 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Somali pirates have attacked the Maersk Alabama on Wednesday for the second time in less than a year. However it is learnt that the private guards, which ... Read more...

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US submarines may induct women sailors: Official


September 26th, 2009 - 4:31 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 26 (Xinhua) American women may serve aboard submarines of the US Navy, an official said here Friday. "This is something the CNO (chief of naval operations) and I have been working ... Read more...

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“Surviving Disaster”: Spike TV’s New Series Promises Much


September 2nd, 2009 - 6:15 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey "Surviving Disaster", Spike TV's new original series premiered on Tuesday, September 1 and has already been tagged as a "hit" amongst the viewers, especially men.The show which is hosted ... Read more...

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Discovery Channel Shark Week: Toothy Tales Of Terror


August 3rd, 2009 - 9:55 pm ICT by GD
'Jaws' is back! This time round, the Discovery Channel's 22nd shark week promises to live up to it's legacy of beast-feast fright-nights, with the baited viewers being reeled in to witness these ... Read more...

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NBC’s “The Wanted” Fails To Live Up To Its Mission


July 21st, 2009 - 6:26 pm ICT by GD
When NBC had announced that it would be airing the new documentary-reality show "The Wanted", few people expressed their concern for the upcoming television series. Following the exploits of a former Navy ... Read more...

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Jesse Ventura and his take on the CIA


May 12th, 2009 - 6:52 pm ICT by GD
For those people who do not know who Jesse Ventura is, he is the former governor of the state of Minnesota, a Demolition Expert, and ex Navy Seal Veteran in Vietnam, ... Read more...

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Detained Somali pirate to be tried as adult


April 22nd, 2009 - 5:38 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 22 (DPA) A suspected pirate in the hijacking of a US-flagged ship off the coast of Somalia earlier this month will be tried as an adult, a federal judge in ... Read more...

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Killed Somali pirates were all untrained boys with heavy weapons: Gates


April 14th, 2009 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr.14 (ANI): The Somali pirates picked off by Navy Seal sharpshooters for holding Captain. Richard Phillips hostage were a ragged band of boys with little experience, but had plenty of weapons, ... Read more...

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Secret 2004 order lets US raid Qaeda in 20 countries including Pak


November 10th, 2008 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 10 (ANI): Senior American officials have disclosed that the US military has been using a broad, secret authority since 2004 to carry out nearly a dozen previously undisclosed attacks ... Read more...

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