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Weekly Times
Prakash hunted by team that got bin LadenA CLANDESTINE US military campaign using drone strikes to hunt Islamic State op
Prakash hunted by team that got bin Laden
Weekly Times / Posted yesterday
A CLANDESTINE US military campaign using drone strikes to hunt Islamic State operatives including Australian Neil Prakash is being is carried out by the same command that oversaw the elite commando unit responsible for killing al-Qaeda leader Osama... Read more
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Daily Mail
Afghan Taliban offer leader's biography amid power struggleTaliban admits for the first time that its former leader Mullah Omar died two y
Afghan Taliban offer leader's biography amid power struggle
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Taliban admits for the first time that its former leader Mullah Omar died two years ago Taliban has acknowledged that Mullah Mohammad Omar died in April 2013 Group kept death a secret because 2013 was 'last year of resistance and struggle' before... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
PTI Nazims elected from nine KPK districtsPESHAWAR: The candidates of ruling PTI were elected nazims in nine districts of
PTI Nazims elected from nine KPK districts
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
PESHAWAR: The candidates of ruling PTI were elected nazims in nine districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, followed by four district nazims of its coalition partner Jamaat-i-Islami, as the process of local government elections completed on Sunday in the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Jeremy Corbyn's camp hits back after Bin Laden's accusationA spokesman for the left-wing MP respond to the claim, made in the Sun, by sayi
Jeremy Corbyn's camp hits back after Bin Laden's accusation
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
A spokesman for the left-wing MP respond to the claim, made in the Sun, by saying that Mr Corbyn "is a total opponent of al-Qaeda and all it stands for.” Claims: Mr Corbyn's camp said he was opposed to al-Qaeda and all it stands for He is alleged... Read more
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The Atlantic
Inside the Pentagon’s Manhunting MachineAt the cutting edge of the U.S. military’s campaigns against al-Qaeda and its o
Inside the Pentagon’s Manhunting Machine
The Atlantic / Posted 6 days ago
At the cutting edge of the U.S. military’s campaigns against al-Qaeda and its offshoots over the past 14 years has been an organization still unused to the spotlight. Born from the wreckage of the United States’s failed attempt to rescue its hostages... Read more
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The Hindu
Editorial on Dawood Ibrahim: Secure haven for a terroristIn an ideal world where the rule of law mattered and geopolitics did not domina
Editorial on Dawood Ibrahim: Secure haven for a terrorist
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
In an ideal world where the rule of law mattered and geopolitics did not dominate the conduct of international relations, Pakistan would have cooperated in the capture and extradition of Dawood Ibrahim and the criminal and mass murderer would have... Read more
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The Hindu
Phantom movie review: Saif Ali Khan and Katrina KaifThe American strike in Abbottabad to eliminate Osama Bin Laden has given Bollyw
Phantom movie review: Saif Ali Khan and Katrina Kaif
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
The American strike in Abbottabad to eliminate Osama Bin Laden has given Bollywood writers and directors the licence to kill. This week it is the turn of Kabir Khan who has just delivered the message of peace with Bajrangi Bhaijaan. Here he follows... Read more
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Independent
Marcy Borders: Bank worker whose life spiralled out of control after she was caught up in the attack on the Twin TowersOn the morning of 11 September 2001 Borders was a month into her new job as a l
Marcy Borders: Bank worker whose life spiralled out of control after she was caught up in the attack on the Twin Towers
Independent / Posted 8 days ago
On the morning of 11 September 2001 Borders was a month into her new job as a legal assistant with the Bank of America on the 81st floor of the World Trade Center in New York. "I was picking the junk off the desk, getting ready to start my day," she... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Only three of 116 Guantánamo detainees were captured by US forcesOnly three of the 116 men still detained at Guantánamo Bay were apprehended by
Only three of 116 Guantánamo detainees were captured by US forces
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 9 days ago
Only three of the 116 men still detained at Guantánamo Bay were apprehended by US forces, a Guardian review of military documents has uncovered. The foundations of the guilt of the remaining 113, whom US politicians often refer to as the “worst of... Read more
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New Kerala
Congress asks U.S to pressurise Pak over terror against India The Congress Party on Saturday asked the United States (U.S) Government to pr
Congress asks U.S to pressurise Pak over terror against India
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
The Congress Party on Saturday asked the United States (U.S) Government to pressurise Pakistan on the export of terror from its soil against India. "If U.S considers that it has outside... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
Other war frontsIt is unusual for our country to receive praise. Over the years we have become
Other war fronts
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
It is unusual for our country to receive praise. Over the years we have become accustomed to highly negative opinions on Pakistan, labelled varyingly as a ‘failed state’, the most dangerous place on earth or generally a country with little... Read more
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Herald Sun
Meet the ‘crown prince of terror’ ready to follow in dad’s footstepsHE’S the youngest son of former al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden and now he’s pr
Meet the ‘crown prince of terror’ ready to follow in dad’s footsteps
Herald Sun / Posted 16 days ago
HE’S the youngest son of former al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden and now he’s primed to claim his father’s legacy. Known as the ‘crown prince of terror,’ an alarming audio message has been circulating on social media which purports to contain a... Read more
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News.com.au
Meet the ‘crown prince of terror’ ready to follow in dad’s footstepsMiddle East Osama bin Laden’s youngest son appears from obscurity to post audi
Meet the ‘crown prince of terror’ ready to follow in dad’s footsteps
News.com.au / Posted 17 days ago
Middle East Osama bin Laden’s youngest son appears from obscurity to post audio message to al-Qaeda supporters Osama bin Laden sits with his son in front of a map of the Arabian Gulf.Source: News Limited HE’S the youngest son of former al-Qaeda... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Meet the ‘crown prince of terror’Osama bin Laden sits with his son in front of a map of the Arabian Gulf. HE’S
Meet the ‘crown prince of terror’
The Courier Mail / Posted 17 days ago
Osama bin Laden sits with his son in front of a map of the Arabian Gulf. HE’S the youngest son of former al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden and now he’s primed to claim his father’s legacy. Known as the ‘crown prince of terror,’ an alarming audio... Read more
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Business Insider
Osama bin Laden's son just put out a new audio tape — and he's following in his father's footstepsIn the months leading up to his death in early May 2011, Osama bin Laden was wo
Osama bin Laden's son just put out a new audio tape — and he's following in his father's footsteps
Business Insider / Posted 17 days ago
In the months leading up to his death in early May 2011, Osama bin Laden was worried about the fate of his son Hamzah. Files recovered in the terror master’s Abbottabad compound show that he repeatedly discussed ways to prevent Hamzah from falling... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
General Hamid Gul, Pakistan spymasterGul was not a man to underestimate his own abilities: “The unruly Mujahideen co
General Hamid Gul, Pakistan spymaster
Daily Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
Gul was not a man to underestimate his own abilities: “The unruly Mujahideen commanders obeyed and respected him like no one else,” he claimed in his online autobiography. In retirement he nursed a deep sense of grievance about the way he had been... Read more
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New Kerala
Strategic FollyAmong a range of indicators of deterioration of the security situation in Afgha
Strategic Folly
New Kerala / Posted 17 days ago
Among a range of indicators of deterioration of the security situation in Afghanistan came the announcement of the death, at least two years earlier, of Mullah Omar, the so-called Amir ul Momineen (Leader of the Faithful) and 'supreme commander' of... Read more
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iol.co.za
Pakistan’s pro-jihad ex-spy chief diesAFPIn this 2014 photo, former chief of Pakistan's Inter Services Intelligence H
Pakistan’s pro-jihad ex-spy chief dies
iol.co.za / Posted 18 days ago
AFPIn this 2014 photo, former chief of Pakistan's Inter Services Intelligence Hameed Gul attends the Kashmir Solidarity Day rally in Islamabad. Picture: Aamir QURESHI /Files Islamabad - The man who led Pakistan's powerful ISI spy agency as it... Read more
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Washington Post
Hamid Gul, Pakistan spy chief with anti-American views, dies at 78Hamid Gul in 2014. (Aamir Qureshi/AFP/Getty Images) Hamid Gul, who led Pakista
Hamid Gul, Pakistan spy chief with anti-American views, dies at 78
Washington Post / Posted 18 days ago
Hamid Gul in 2014. (Aamir Qureshi/AFP/Getty Images) Hamid Gul, who led Pakistan’s powerful Inter-Services Intelligence spy agency as it funneled U.S. and Saudi cash and weapons to Afghan jihadis fighting against the Soviets and who later publicly... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Sunday’s TV tips | Irish Examiner Sunday, August 16, 2015 - 01:47 PM Ponyo (Film4, 3.05pm)
Sunday’s TV tips
Irish Examiner / Posted 18 days ago
| Irish Examiner Sunday, August 16, 2015 - 01:47 PM Ponyo (Film4, 3.05pm) (2008) For his latest animated epic, Hayao Miyazaki turns to Hans Christian Andersen’s fairytale The Little Mermaid for... Read more
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Newser
Osama bin Laden's Youngest Son Breaks Silence to Call for Attacks on US and Its Allies– A man claiming to be Osama bin Laden's youngest son Hamza released an audio m
Osama bin Laden's Youngest Son Breaks Silence to Call for Attacks on US and Its Allies
Newser / Posted 19 days ago
– A man claiming to be Osama bin Laden's youngest son Hamza released an audio message calling for al-Qaeda supporters to step up lone-wolf attacks on the United States and its allies, he Telegraph reports. He singled out Washington DC, London, Paris,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Is Osama Bin Laden's son taking over the family business? Al Qaeda releases audio of Hamza calling for attacks on the West Hamza Bin La
Is Osama Bin Laden's son taking over the family business?
Daily Mail / Posted 20 days ago
Al Qaeda releases audio of Hamza calling for attacks on the West Hamza Bin Laden, son of Osama, is dubbed the Crown Prince of Terror Purportedly called for terrorist attacks on London,... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Osama bin Laden's son calling for 'attack on major cities'?The audio recording was shared by Jihadists on Twitter, and is the first such m
Osama bin Laden's son calling for 'attack on major cities'?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 20 days ago
The audio recording was shared by Jihadists on Twitter, and is the first such message from Hamza bin Laden (pictured here in an old file photo from a training video) is believed to be either 23 or 24 years old. Photo / Daily Telegraph UK Al-Qaeda... Read more
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New Kerala
Quake in PakistanAn earthquake hit Pakistan on Monday, with tremors being felt in several cities
Quake in Pakistan
New Kerala / Posted 24 days ago
An earthquake hit Pakistan on Monday, with tremors being felt in several cities of Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa provinces, a media report said. Tremors were felt in Islamabad while the Punjab's cities impacted by the temblor include Rawalpindi,... Read more
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BBC News
Obituary: Mullah Omar, reclusive figure - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
Obituary: Mullah Omar, reclusive figure
BBC News / Posted 27 days ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Mullah Omar was a... Read more
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The New Age
9 killed as helicopter crashes in north PakistanAt least nine people were killed when a helicopter crashed near Pakistan’s nort
9 killed as helicopter crashes in north Pakistan
The New Age / Posted 28 days ago
At least nine people were killed when a helicopter crashed near Pakistan’s northern Abbottabad district Thursday evening, local media and officials said. A senior police officer said the helicopter crashed after hitting a hill at the outskirts of... Read more
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New Kerala
Nine killed in Pakistan chopper crash At least nine people were killed when a helicopter crashed in Pakistan on Thu
Nine killed in Pakistan chopper crash
New Kerala / Posted 28 days ago
At least nine people were killed when a helicopter crashed in Pakistan on Thursday, local media and officials said. A senior police officer said the helicopter crashed after hitting a hill on the outskirts of... Read more
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The Washington Times
Obama stonewalls SEAL Team 6 Extortion 17 helicopter crash probe, watchdog saysThe Obama administration is violating a judge’s order to turn over documents in
Obama stonewalls SEAL Team 6 Extortion 17 helicopter crash probe, watchdog says
The Washington Times / Posted 29 days ago
The Obama administration is violating a judge’s order to turn over documents in the Aug. 6, 2011, shootdown of a U.S. helicopter — call sign Extortion 17 — that killed members of SEAL Team 6 in Afghanistan, a watchdog group is charging. On the... Read more
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The Huffington Post
TMZ Mastermind Harvey Levin Is About To Learn What Bad Karma IsHere’s some schadenfreude for you. The New Yorker is finalizing a big exposé ab
TMZ Mastermind Harvey Levin Is About To Learn What Bad Karma Is
The Huffington Post / Posted 29 days ago
Here’s some schadenfreude for you. The New Yorker is finalizing a big exposé about the controversial gossip site TMZ -- the place that made events like Britney Spears dropping the f-bomb into news by chasing down and harassing celebrities. The... Read more
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Daily Star
Osama Bin Laden's family 'incinerated' in private jet crash at Hampshire airportDEAD: Members of Osama bin Laden's family were 'incinerated' after their privat
Osama Bin Laden's family 'incinerated' in private jet crash at Hampshire airport
Daily Star / Posted 30 days ago
DEAD: Members of Osama bin Laden's family were 'incinerated' after their private jet crashed landed, a coroner said The Saudi-registered Phenom 300 jet was attempting to land at Blackbush Airport in Hampshire on Friday when it crashed onto dozens of... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Farmer: Politics threatening final eradication of polioIt is not often that humanity can take pride in driving an organism toward exti
Farmer: Politics threatening final eradication of polio
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted a month ago
It is not often that humanity can take pride in driving an organism toward extinction, but on July 24 we did just that. That was the day that marked Nigeria going for an entire year without a single case of polio caused by the strain of the deadly... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
UK plane crash kills members of Bin Laden family, police sayLONDON (CNN) — Three members of Osama bin Laden’s family were among four people
UK plane crash kills members of Bin Laden family, police say
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 1 months ago
LONDON (CNN) — Three members of Osama bin Laden’s family were among four people killed in a small plane crash in southern England, British police said. The plane crashed Friday at a car auction site on the property of Blackbushe Airport in... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Plane crash kills members of Bin Laden familyLONDON, England — Members of Osama bin Laden’s family were killed in a small pl
Plane crash kills members of Bin Laden family
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 1 months ago
LONDON, England — Members of Osama bin Laden’s family were killed in a small plane crash in southern England in which three passengers and the pilot died, the Saudi Embassy in London said. The Saudi ambassador to Britain, Prince Mohammed bin Nawaf... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
UK plane crash 'kills Bin Laden relatives'Members of Osama bin Laden's family were killed in a small plane crash in south
UK plane crash 'kills Bin Laden relatives'
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 1 months ago
Members of Osama bin Laden's family were killed in a small plane crash in southern England in which three passengers and the pilot died, the Saudi Embassy in London said. The Saudi ambassador to Britain, Prince Mohammed bin Nawaf Al Saud, offered... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
UK plane crash kills members of Bin Laden family, Saudis sayLight aircraft are pictured at Blackbushe Airport in Hampshire, southern Englan
UK plane crash kills members of Bin Laden family, Saudis say
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 1 months ago
Light aircraft are pictured at Blackbushe Airport in Hampshire, southern England on August 1, 2015. Members of Osama Bin Laden’s family were among the victims in the crash of a private jet in Britain, the Saudi embassy in London said Saturday in a... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Osama bin Laden Sister, Stepmother Killed In Private Jet CrashLast October, when we first read about the crash of a business jet on take off
Osama bin Laden Sister, Stepmother Killed In Private Jet Crash
Zero Hedge / Posted 1 months ago
Last October, when we first read about the crash of a business jet on take off in Russia's Vnukovo airport, we didn't think much about it, until a few hours later it was revealed that the main passenger on the plane was none other than Christophe de... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
UK plane crash 'kills Bin Laden relatives'Members of Osama bin Laden's family were killed in a small plane crash in south
UK plane crash 'kills Bin Laden relatives'
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 1 months ago
Members of Osama bin Laden's family were killed in a small plane crash in southern England in which three passengers and the pilot died, the Saudi Embassy in London said. The Saudi ambassador to Britain, Prince Mohammed bin Nawaf Al Saud, offered... Read more
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KSAT San Antonio
UK plane crash kills members of Bin Laden family, Saudis sayNEWS LONDON - Members of Osama bin Laden's family were killed in a small plan
UK plane crash kills members of Bin Laden family, Saudis say
KSAT San Antonio / Posted 1 months ago
NEWS LONDON - Members of Osama bin Laden's family were killed in a small plane crash in southern England in which three passengers and the pilot died, the Saudi Embassy in London... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
UK plane crash 'kills Bin Laden relatives'Members of Osama bin Laden's family were killed in a small plane crash in south
UK plane crash 'kills Bin Laden relatives'
Local 10 Miami / Posted 1 months ago
Members of Osama bin Laden's family were killed in a small plane crash in southern England in which three passengers and the pilot died, the Saudi Embassy in London said. The Saudi ambassador to Britain, Prince Mohammed bin Nawaf Al Saud, offered... Read more
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News 8000
UK plane crash 'kills Bin Laden relatives'Members of Osama bin Laden's family were killed in a small plane crash in south
UK plane crash 'kills Bin Laden relatives'
News 8000 / Posted 1 months ago
Members of Osama bin Laden's family were killed in a small plane crash in southern England in which three passengers and the pilot died, the Saudi Embassy in London said. The Saudi ambassador to Britain, Prince Mohammed bin Nawaf Al Saud, offered... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
UK plane crash 'kills Bin Laden relatives'Members of Osama bin Laden's family were killed in a small plane crash in south
UK plane crash 'kills Bin Laden relatives'
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 1 months ago
Members of Osama bin Laden's family were killed in a small plane crash in southern England in which three passengers and the pilot died, the Saudi Embassy in London said. The Saudi ambassador to Britain, Prince Mohammed bin Nawaf Al Saud, offered... Read more
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KECI Missoula
UK plane crash 'kills Bin Laden relatives'Members of Osama bin Laden's family were killed in a small plane crash in south
UK plane crash 'kills Bin Laden relatives'
KECI Missoula / Posted 1 months ago
Members of Osama bin Laden's family were killed in a small plane crash in southern England in which three passengers and the pilot died, the Saudi Embassy in London said. The Saudi ambassador to Britain, Prince Mohammed bin Nawaf Al Saud, offered... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
UK plane crash 'kills Bin Laden relatives'Members of Osama bin Laden's family were killed in a small plane crash in south
UK plane crash 'kills Bin Laden relatives'
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 1 months ago
Members of Osama bin Laden's family were killed in a small plane crash in southern England in which three passengers and the pilot died, the Saudi Embassy in London said. The Saudi ambassador to Britain, Prince Mohammed bin Nawaf Al Saud, offered... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
UK plane crash 'kills Bin Laden relatives'Members of Osama bin Laden's family were killed in a small plane crash in south
UK plane crash 'kills Bin Laden relatives'
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 1 months ago
Members of Osama bin Laden's family were killed in a small plane crash in southern England in which three passengers and the pilot died, the Saudi Embassy in London said. The Saudi ambassador to Britain, Prince Mohammed bin Nawaf Al Saud, offered... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
UK plane crash 'kills Bin Laden relatives' | News - Home 2001: Secretary of State Colin Powell names Osama bin Laden as
UK plane crash 'kills Bin Laden relatives'
KTVZ Bend / Posted 1 months ago
| News - Home 2001: Secretary of State Colin Powell names Osama bin Laden as the prime suspect in the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks on the United States. Limited commercial flights were also resumed in the... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
UK plane crash 'kills Bin Laden relatives'Members of Osama bin Laden's family were killed in a small plane crash in south
UK plane crash 'kills Bin Laden relatives'
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 1 months ago
Members of Osama bin Laden's family were killed in a small plane crash in southern England in which three passengers and the pilot died, the Saudi Embassy in London said. The Saudi ambassador to Britain, Prince Mohammed bin Nawaf Al Saud, offered... Read more
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CNN
UK plane crash kills Bin Laden family members, Saudis sayLondon (CNN)Members of Osama bin Laden's family were killed in a small plane cr
UK plane crash kills Bin Laden family members, Saudis say
CNN / Posted 1 months ago
London (CNN)Members of Osama bin Laden's family were killed in a small plane crash in southern England in which three passengers and the pilot died, the Saudi Embassy in London said. The Saudi ambassador to Britain, Prince Mohammed bin Nawaf Al... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
UK plane crash 'kills Bin Laden relatives'Members of Osama bin Laden's family were killed in a small plane crash in south
UK plane crash 'kills Bin Laden relatives'
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 1 months ago
Members of Osama bin Laden's family were killed in a small plane crash in southern England in which three passengers and the pilot died, the Saudi Embassy in London said. The Saudi ambassador to Britain, Prince Mohammed bin Nawaf Al Saud, offered... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
UK plane crash 'kills Bin Laden relatives'Members of Osama bin Laden's family were killed in a small plane crash in south
UK plane crash 'kills Bin Laden relatives'
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 1 months ago
Members of Osama bin Laden's family were killed in a small plane crash in southern England in which three passengers and the pilot died, the Saudi Embassy in London said. The Saudi ambassador to Britain, Prince Mohammed bin Nawaf Al Saud, offered... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
UK plane crash 'kills Bin Laden relatives'Members of Osama bin Laden's family were killed in a small plane crash in south
UK plane crash 'kills Bin Laden relatives'
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 1 months ago
Members of Osama bin Laden's family were killed in a small plane crash in southern England in which three passengers and the pilot died, the Saudi Embassy in London said. The Saudi ambassador to Britain, Prince Mohammed bin Nawaf Al Saud, offered... Read more
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