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Pakistani Taliban leader possibly killed in U.S. drone strike


January 16th, 2012 - 11:52 pm ICT by BNO News
PESHAWAR, PAKISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- The top leader of the Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), which is better known as the Pakistani Taliban, is believed to have been killed in a U.S. drone strike ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda operations chief killed in Pakistan


September 16th, 2011 - 10:48 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 16 (IANS) In what the US officials called a "blow" to the core of Al Qaeda, Abu Hafs al-Shari, identified as the terrorist network's chief of operations ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda behind terror threat to US : Hillary Clinton


September 10th, 2011 - 4:48 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 10 (IANS) US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said Friday that Al Qaeda was behind a new but unconfirmed terrorist threat against the US.She was referring to the ... Read more...

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US to keep pressure on Al Qaeda


August 6th, 2011 - 9:22 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 6 (IANS) US Defence Secretary Leon Panetta has said the death of Osama bin Laden does not mean Al Qaeda was finished, and that it was important for ... Read more...

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US within reach of defeating Al Qaeda: Panetta


July 9th, 2011 - 11:07 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, July 9 (IANS) The US is "within reach" of strategically defeating the Al Qaeda and is targeting its key leaders who are reponsible for the terrorist network's survival, US ... Read more...

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Zawahiri praises Osama on new video (Lead)


June 9th, 2011 - 11:51 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 9 (IANS) Al Qaeda's second-in-command, Ayman al-Zawahiri, has appeared in a new video praising the slain Osama bin Laden. US intelligence analysts saw it as evidence that the ... Read more...

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Zawahiri praises Osama on new video


June 9th, 2011 - 11:19 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 9 (IANS) Al-Qaeda's second-in-command Ayman al-Zawahiri has appeared in a new video praising Osama bin Laden, but was seen by US intelligence analysts as evidence that the terrorist ... Read more...

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ASEAN pledges to cooperate against terrorism


May 9th, 2011 - 8:30 am ICT by IANS
Jakarta, May 9 (IANS) Member countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) have pledged to continue their cooperation in combating terrorism, Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono said.Yudhoyono told ... Read more...

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Osama, who? ask clueless teenagers


May 4th, 2011 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 4 (IANS) While millions of people across the world heaved a sigh of relief as TV channels broke the news of world's most wanted terrorist Osama bin Laden ... Read more...

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Al-Qaeda affiliates will still pose threats: US experts


May 2nd, 2011 - 4:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 2(ANI): US counterterrorism officials and experts have described Al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden's death as a devastating blow to the terrorist network he helped found and build.However, they also said ... Read more...

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Terrorist arrested for planning World Cup attack ‘of Maldives origin’: Malik


March 26th, 2011 - 11:36 am ICT by ANI
Rawalpindi, Mar 26(ANI): Pakistan's Interior Minister Rehman Malik has claimed that the terrorist arrested in Colombo, who was planning an attack on cricketers during the ICC World Cup 2011, is of ... Read more...

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11 soldiers killed in Iraq car bombing


March 14th, 2011 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, March 14 (IANS) Eleven soldiers were killed and over 25 others were wounded Monday in a suicide car bomb attack in eastern Iraq, Xinhua reported.The attack took place in ... Read more...

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Gaddafi offers $400,000 bounty for Libyan opposition leader


March 10th, 2011 - 9:05 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 10 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The embattled Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi, facing protests against his 41-year regime, has announced a reward of more than $400,000 for capturing the country's top ... Read more...

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Alleged Texas jihad plot underscores lone wolf terrorist threat inside US


February 26th, 2011 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb.26 (ANI): American counter-terrorism officials seem to be now more concerned about the emergence of a lone wolf scenario - terrorists working to hit prescribed targets in an individual capacity, and ... Read more...

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“Israeli linked” spy, terrorist network arrested by Iran


January 11th, 2011 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
Tehran, Jan 11 (ANI): Iran's Intelligence Ministry has reportedly detained a "network of spies and terrorists" allegedly connected to Israel and held them responsible for the assassination of a prominent scientist in ... Read more...

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Al-Qaeda aims to bring down ‘nuclear power’ Pakistan: Biden


December 20th, 2010 - 12:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 20(ANI): United States Vice President Joe Biden has said that the Osama bin laden led-Al Qaeda is trying to "bring down" nuclear-armed Pakistan.Biden's comment comes days after an Afghanistan war ... Read more...

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US remains committed to hunt down Osama, Zawahiri: Mullen


October 8th, 2010 - 12:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 8 (ANI): The United States remains committed to tracking down Al Qaeda leader, Osama bin Laden, and his deputy, Ayman al-Zawahiri, US Joint Chief of Staff Chairman Admiral Mike Mullen ... Read more...

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Homegrown radicals changing terrorism threat in U.S.


September 22nd, 2010 - 6:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept.22 (ANI): The rising threat from homegrown radicals makes terrorist plots against the U.S. harder to detect and more likely to succeed, top administration officials are scheduled to tell Congress on ... Read more...

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Louise Pollard: Bin Laden’s grandchildren miscarried after assault in Syria


September 14th, 2010 - 8:58 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Louise Pollard who was carrying the twin grand children of the leader of the Al Qaeda Terrorist network and most wanted man in the world, Osama Bin ... Read more...

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14 Al Qaeda men held in Yemen


September 5th, 2010 - 8:07 am ICT by IANS
Sana'a (Yemen), Sep 5 (DPA) Security forces have arrested 14 suspected members of the terrorist network Al Qaeda in a massive crackdown on the group in the restive southern town of Loudar, ... Read more...

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US says Pak Taliban part of ‘most dangerous terrorist threat’ to it, war on terror


September 2nd, 2010 - 6:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 2(ANI): The Tehrik-i-Taliban (TTP), also known as the Pakistani Taliban, has been identified as part of the 'most dangerous terrorist threat' to the United States and its war on ... Read more...

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For Americans, al-Qaeda fighters in Afghanistan just an afterthought


August 23rd, 2010 - 3:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug. 23 (ANI): Although American officials have often said that al-Qaeda is a marginal player on the Afghan battlefield, an analysis of 76,000 classified military reports posted by WikiLeaks underscores ... Read more...

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Modi praises Gujarat Police


August 15th, 2010 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
Rajkot, Aug 15 (IANS) Chief Minister Narendra Modi Sunday lavishly praised the Gujarat Police, saying it had helped to crush terrorism in the state and beyond. In his Independence Day address here, ... Read more...

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‘West shouldn’t rule out talks with al-Qaeda’


August 12th, 2010 - 4:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 12 (ANI): Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair's chief negotiator with the Irish Republican Army has asked Western governments not to rule out talks with al-Qaeda.Blair's chief of staff ... Read more...

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Worldwide terror attacks down in 2009


August 6th, 2010 - 1:02 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 5 (DPA) The number of worldwide terrorist attacks dropped in 2009, but rose sharply in Afghanistan as the Taliban stepped up attacks on international forces as well as civilians, ... Read more...

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Four killed in Baghdad suicide blast


July 26th, 2010 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
Baghdad, July 26 (DPA) At least four people were killed and 10 injured Monday in a suicide bombing near the Baghdad office of the al-Arabiya satellite television station. The interior ministry said the ... Read more...

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US leveraging Pakistan aid to know where Osama is


July 21st, 2010 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, July 21 (IANS) The United States is leveraging its aid to Pakistan to make it reveal the whereabouts of Al Qaeda terrorist leader Osama bin Laden, that Secretary of ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda accuses Arab leaders of surrender to Israel


July 20th, 2010 - 5:32 am ICT by IANS
Cairo, July 20 (DPA) Al Qaeda second-in-command Ayman al-Zawahiri blasted Arab leaders for having "surrendered" to Israel after their last summit in March, according to a new message posted on Islamist ... Read more...

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Pak Punjab Chief Minister admits existence of terror network in province


July 3rd, 2010 - 6:28 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, July 3 (ANI): Pakistan Punjab province Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif, for the first time, has admitted that a deadly network of extremist groups exits in the province, adding that the ... Read more...

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Eleven killed in attack on Yemen’s spy agency (Lead)


June 20th, 2010 - 12:08 am ICT by IANS
Sana'a (Yemen), June 19 (DPA) Armed militants attacked the headquarters of Yemen's intelligence services in the southern port city of Aden Saturday, killing 11 people, police said. The attackers broke into the offices ... Read more...

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Seven killed in attack on Yemen’s spy agency


June 19th, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Sana'a (Yemen), June 19 (DPA) Armed militants attacked the headquarters of Yemen's intelligence services in the southern port city of Aden Saturday, killing seven police personnel and injuring four, a police source ... Read more...

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Four dead in terrorist attack in Algeria


June 11th, 2010 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Algiers, June 11 (DPA) At least four people were killed and 20 injured when a truck carrying explosives was detonated at a police roadblock in the Algerian city of Lakhdaria, local media ... Read more...

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New Jersey men arrested at airport on terrorism charges


June 6th, 2010 - 10:48 pm ICT by IANS
Newark (US), June 6 (IANS) Two New Jersey men who wanted to kill US troops were arrested at the John F. Kennedy International Airport as they boarded flights to join a terrorist ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda number three killed on Afghan-Pakistan border


June 1st, 2010 - 12:01 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 1 (DPA) A senior figure in the Al Qaeda terror network has been killed in Pakistan's border area with Afghanistan, a media report said. An unnamed US official said Mustafa Abu ... Read more...

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White House links Times Square bomb suspect, Pakistani Taliban


May 9th, 2010 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, May 9 (IANS) Pakistani-American suspect in the failed Times Square bombing was likely working with the militant Taliban movement in Pakistan, President Barack Obama's top terrorism adviser said ... Read more...

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