Al-Qaeda

Type: Organization
Name: Al-Qaeda (Al Qaeda, Al Qaida, International Front for Fighting Jews and Crusaders, Islamic Army for the Liberation of Holy Sites, Islamic Salvation Foundation, The Group for the Preservation of the Holy Sites, The Islamic Army for the Liberation of the Holy Places, The World Islamic Front for Jihad Against Jews and Crusaders, Usama bin Ladin Network, Usama bin Ladin Organization)
Nationality: Afghanistan
Fact Sheet: Fact Sheet for Al Qaeda
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 23 mins ago - 4 reports

Administration Downplays New Al Qaeda Video from Yemen

(WASHINGTON) -- The State Department says that Americans shouldn't get too worked up over a recent video showing what appears to be a gathering of al Qaeda’s dangerous Yemen affiliate, al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula.The video, which was posted on Islamic ... [Published WPRO-AM - 23 mins ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 44 mins ago - 3 reports

Masked al-Qaeda fighter is believed to be Portuguese citizen

Revealed: Masked Al Qaeda fighter who was described as 'Arsenal football player' is believed to be Portuguese citizen who may have attended coaching sessions at the clubExtremist appeared in video claiming to be a former Arsenal playerIt has now emerged ... [Published Mail Online UK - 44 mins ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 4 reports

Video of large al Qaeda meeting surprises U.S. intelligence

A new video shows about 100 members of al Qaeda celebrating the homecoming of its freed operatives. Analysts are surprised a terror leader would stage such a brazen rally in a region watched by intelligence agencies. Bob Orr reports. ... [Published Latest Couric & Co. Headlines - CBS News - 9 hours ago]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated 9 hours ago - 4 reports

New video reveals details about al Qaeda

U.S. officials are combing through new al Qaeda video to learn as much as they can about the group and any planned attacks. CNN's Barbara Starr reports. ... [Published CNN - 9 hours ago]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated 10 hours ago - 40 reports

U.S. intelligence examining new al Qaeda video

(CNN) – A new video of an al Qaeda meeting sent shockwaves through the U.S. intelligence community.Experts want to know how such a large gathering happened without them knowing and if they can learn anything from the video of it.U.S. Intelligence experts ... [Published Live 5 WCSC - 10 hours ago]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated 11 hours ago - 6 reports

Mr. Al Qaeda Becomes Mr. Right Wing Extremist?

Peter Bergen, CNN’s Mr Al Qaeda, has declared via the New America Foundation, that the real threat to America is not the terrorist group responsible for 9/11, the Fort Hood massacre, or the attempted Time Square bombing, but “right wing extremists.”As ... [Published Breitbart.com - 11 hours ago]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated 13 hours ago - 19 reports

2 Australian nationals killed in Yemen in November drone strike

Media outlets in Australia and New Zealand today reported that two Australian nationals, including one who was a New Zealand citizen as well, were killed in a US predator drone strike in Yemen on Nov. 19 . Last year's airstrike took place in Yemen's ... [Published The Long War Journal (Site-Wide) - 16 hours ago]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated 17 hours ago - 8 reports

More tweet twits strike after arrest

A 14-year-old Dutch girl who tweeted a terror threat to American Airlines as "a joke" reportedly was arrested by police "after Rotterdam police's own investigation", and not at the request of any American organisation, according to a Dutch news servi ... [Published MICEBTN - 18 hours ago]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated 20 hours ago - 5 reports

Puported al Qaeda meeting caught on tape

Published on Apr 15, 2014 Puported al Qaeda meeting caught on tape videolarını CNN's Barbara Starr reports on a supposed meeting of scores of al Qaeda leaders, which was filmed and posted on YouTube. ... [Published Solsticewitch13's BOS - 20 hours ago]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 6 reports

Mike Rogers: Al Qaeda ‘more aggressive’ - Tal Kopan

Rep. Mike Rogers said Tuesday that Al Qaeda is stronger than ever, and that they are doing all the things necessary to prepare a strike."The Al Qaeda threat today is more diverse and more aggressive with more threat streams than we've seen before 9/11. ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 8 reports

Suspected Qaeda militants kill deputy governor in central Yemen

(Adds attack in Sanaa)SANAA, April 15 (Reuters) - Suspected al Qaeda militants shot dead the deputy governor of Yemen's central province of al-Bayda on Tuesday, a security official said.Adel al-Asbahi, the provincial security chief of al-Bayda, said on ... [Published TrustMedia - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 16 reports

American Airlines tweet: 14 y/o girl arrested for Al Qaida tweet to airline

An American Airlines tweet has gone viral and the teenager who sent it out has been arrested. Evidently trying to get some kind of attention, a 14-year-old girl from Rotterdam sent out a threatening tweet to American Airlines. On April 14, NBC News reported ... [Published Examiner.com - Apr 15 2014]

Quotes

Harf said as much at the briefing, adding, "We know they've been gaining in strength. We have been increasingly concerned about them, as I said, since 2009. That's why we've worked increasingly to counter the threat from AQAP in a variety of different ways."
"It's very important for you to protect your children. Allah says they are the worst of creatures."
Nasir al-Wuhayshi. Known is seen on camera giving a speech to the militants, telling them, "We must eliminate the cross ... The bearer of the cross is America" according to CNN
"I don't think we can make generalizations about their strength based on one video, quite frankly" State Department spokesperson Marie Harf told reporters Wednesday. "We know they’ve been gaining strength." --Catherine Garcia

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Jordanian air strike destroyed Al Qaeda raider ... [Published DEBKA - 21 mins ago]
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French MPs promise to send letter to government... [Published Armenpress - 32 mins ago]
Masked al-Qaeda fighter is believed to be Portu... [Published Mail Online UK - 44 mins ago]
Prosecution case starts today against Abu Hamza [Published itv.com - 1 hour ago]
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No Mere “Hate Crime” [Published Frontpagemag.com - 1 hour ago]
Lebanese Authorities Search for Cars Booby-trap... [Published Islam Times - 1 hour ago]
Cries against USA at massive al-Qaeda gathering... [Published Ansamed - 1 hour ago]
Al-Qaida's wing in Yemen vows to attack America [Published India TV - 2 hours ago]
New video shows unusually large gathering of al... [Published The Week Magazine - 2 hours ago]
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Release the Entire Torture Report! [Published Informed Comment - 5 hours ago]
(By Scott Corey) There are two powerful reasons why the government should release both the summary and the full Senate Intelligence reports on CIA torture during the Global War on Terror. One is moral necessity. When we were attacked, our government’s ...
OK Neocons, Which Is It? [Published NO QUARTER - 7 hours ago]
Have you seen the new video of Al Qaeda in the Arab Peninsula marching around and chanting, “Death to America?” Finally, frigging CNN is talking about something other than the goddamned missing plane : A new video shows what looks like the largest ...
ISIS reportedly kills Al Nusrah Front's command... [Published The Long War Journal (Site-Wide) - 7 hours ago]
The Islamic State of Iraq and the Sham is reported to have killed Abu Muhammad al Ansari, the leader of the Al Nusrah Front for the People of the Levant in Idlib province. The report has not been confirmed. Al Ansari's death was reported by "trusted ...
ISIS reportedly killed Al Nusrah Front emir [Published The Long War Journal (Site-Wide) - 8 hours ago]
The Islamic State of Iraq and the Sham is reported to have killed Abu Muhammad al Julani, the emir of the Al Nusrah Front for the People of the Levant, al Qaeda's branch in Syria. The report has not been confirmed. Al Julani's death was reported by ...
Iraq: Iraqi Sunnis Seek a Say [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - 8 hours ago]
Source: Inter Press ServiceCountry: Iraq By Karlos Zurutuza ERBIL, Iraqi Kurdistan , Apr 12 2014 (IPS) - Sunni Muslims have set up a new party amidst uncertainties as to whether elections can be held as scheduled in the troubled western regions of Iraq. ...
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California man arrested on terrorism charge [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Mar 18 2014]
Al Qaeda says it has no link with Syrian milita... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Feb 03 2014]
Al Qaeda chief Zawahri tells Islamists in Syria... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Jan 24 2014]
Syrian rebels push al Qaeda affiliate from Aleppo [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Jan 17 2014]
Iraq's Maliki to revive Sunni militia role agai... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Jan 13 2014]
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AJC Hails U.S Labeling Boko Haram a Terrorist O... [Published PR Newswire - Nov 13 2013]
The Fake ID Epidemic: What can be Done? [Published PR Newswire - Nov 01 2013]
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