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 18 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 10 reports

Navy SEAL who killed Osama Bin Laden to reveal himself on television

One of the greatest mysteries in American military history will be solved next month, when Fox News will air an interview with the Nacy SEAL who shot dead Osama Bin Laden.The identity of the SEAL Team 6 member called 'The Shooter' was fiercely guarded ... [Published 590 KLBJ - 1 hour ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 5 reports

Al Qaeda Seems to Want to Be Best Friends with the Islamic State Again

Al Qaeda Seems to Want to Be Best Friends with the Islamic State Again ... [Published Vice UK - 1 hour ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 4 reports

Woman planning to die releases new video, hasn't decided to kill self

With six months to live, Brittany Maynard had planned on legally killing herself. She now says she hasn’t decided if she’ll end her life on Nov. 1. (Source: CNN)Egypt destroys houses to clear border with Gaza Egypt destroys houses to clear border with ... [Published WFXG FOX 54 - 2 hours ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 2 reports

Man in court for terrorism charges

He is accused of collecting terrorist material after posting bomb making instructions from an Al Qaeda magazine on the internet.The 21-year-old has been remanded in custody. He will appear again on the 1st December.Mark Alexander Harding, 21, has been ... [Published itv.com - 5 hours ago]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated 9 hours ago - 4 reports

Newly Busted Al-Qaeda Pamphlets Talk of Launching 'Islamic Caliphate' in Bangladesh, Assam, Bengal

Intelligence officials in West Bengal have busted al-Qaeda created pamphlets secretly being circulated that reportedly talk about establishing an ISIS-style Islamic Caliphate in areas extending Bangladesh, Assam, West Bengal and parts of Burma.Newly found ... [Published International Business Times India - 9 hours ago]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated 23 hours ago - 3 reports

Life as a Hostage in Syria

Theo Padnos, formally Peter Theo Curtis, was taken hostage in September 2012 and held primarily in Syria by Jabhat al-Nusrah, the local al-Qaeda branch. He was freed in August of this year, and in a new piece for The New York Times Magazine, Padnos tells ... [Published Yahoo! UK and Ireland - 23 hours ago]
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 4 reports

CID police claim arresting four suspects linked to Karachi airport attack

Home » Karachi By PPI NewsKARACHI: Crime Investigation Department (CID) of Sindh police on Tuesday claimed to have apprehended four suspects allegedly involved in Karachi airport attack that took place in 8 June 2014.This was disclosed by AIG CID Saqib ... [Published Pakistan Press International - Oct 29 2014]
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 3 reports

Al-Qaeda still offers olive branch to IS: Analysts

Al-Qaeda is using US airstrikes in Syria as a reason to extend olive branches to the renegade Islamic State group, saying the two should stop feuding and join forces to attack Western targets a reunification that intelligence analysts say would allow ... [Published Indian Express - Oct 29 2014]
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 4 reports

How Yemen Is Making ISIS and al-Qaeda Even More Dangerous

Last month, while the world was busy watching ISIS advance to the Syrian city of Kobani, Houthi rebels seized control of Yemeni capital Sana’a . The Houthis are a religious Zaidi Shia movement with an armed wing, similar to the Sadr movement in Iraq and ... [Published Yahoo! News - Oct 29 2014]
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated Oct 28 2014 - 6 reports

Al Qaeda seizes territory in Syria

BEIRUT: Fighters linked to Al Qaeda have seized territory from a moderate Syrian rebel group in a three-day campaign that has expanded their control into one of the few areas of northern Syria not held by hardline Islamists.Syrian opposition activists ... [Published The Gulf Today - Oct 28 2014]
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated Oct 28 2014 - 10 reports

Name of Wi-Fi network stalls plane's takeoff

A plane at Los Angeles International Airport was stuck on the tarmac for three hours Monday because a Wi-Fi network was named after al-Qaida.One passenger on board the American Airlines flight to London, U.K., was using a smartphone and found a Wi-Fi ... [Published Edmonton Examiner - Oct 28 2014]
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated Oct 28 2014 - 3 reports

Latin American Herald Tribune - Al-Qaedas Affiliate in Syria Seize Seven Villages in Northern Syria

BEIRUT The Al-Nusra Front, al-Qaedas affiliate in Syria, has seized seven villages in the northern Syrian province of Idleb over the past few hours, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported Tuesday.The radical organization took the villages of ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Oct 28 2014]

Quotes

"Singapore joined with other forces against this terror network in Iraq and Afghanistan. Just imagine that 5,000 to 6,000 kilometres away - we are a small country here, but we went there. Why? We did this because no country or its citizens are safe if terrorists are allowed to grow in strength."
"Sure he was there, and deserves credit but he wasn't the man who shot UBL, and ended his life. And this is an important fact that must be clarified."
...In 1982, Khomeini, the founder of the Iranian clerical regime, said that he wanted the Islamic world to be ruled by "caliphs, who will amputate hands, will flog and will stone to death."   In Iran's "caliphate," people still have their hands cut off, women are publicly executed or stoned, and "apostates" face the death penalty, as stipulated...

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Setting policy toward a fictional Iran [Published The Hill - 1 hour ago]
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IS militants execute 75 tribesmen in western Iraq [Published China.org.cn - 2 hours ago]
German man charged with murder, membership of S... [Published Al Ahram - 2 hours ago]
Qadri Leaves Pakistan, Opposition Alleges Deal ... [Published Outlook India - 2 hours ago]
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Bill O’Reilly Will Throw All The Health Care Cr... [Published Wonkette - 43 mins ago]
Bill O’Reilly is getting pretty sick and tired of the Obama administration refusing to follow Bill O’Reilly’s “common sense” advice on Ebola. First, Dr. Tom Frieden, the director of the Centers for Disease Control, refused to go on O’Reilly’s show ...
Ottawa Police Chief Bordeleau more worried abou... [Published Solsticewitch13's BOS - 47 mins ago]
Ottawa Police Chief Bordeleau more worried about fictitious “backlash” against Muslim community than by promotion and funding of jihad coming from the Islamic organizations with which he is “building bridges” http://pointdebasculecanada.ca/ottawa-police-bordeleau-fictitious-backlash-muslim-funding-jihad-coming-islamic-org/ ...
Extremist ideology: Jail, jihad and exploding k... [Published The Economist - Middle East & Africa - 2 hours ago]
A YEAR after his extradition from Britain, Omar Mahmoud Othman, better known as Abu Qatada, a burly preacher accused of being al-Qaeda’s man in Europe, relaxes in his plush sitting-room adorned with white lilies in the Jordanian capital, Amman. He ...
Olivier Guitta: Stopping the lone jihadi [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - 5 hours ago]
The prospect of lone jihadists perpetrating regular terror attacks in the West — once merely the stuff of nightmare — is becoming all too real. After three recent attacks in North America (two in Canada and one in New York City) by radicalized converts ...
Treasury Efforts to Squeeze Islamic State Fundi... [Published Washington Free Beacon - 6 hours ago]
The Treasury Department faces difficulties as it mounts a program to cut off funding to Islamic State (IS) terrorists that are currently raising “tens of millions” each month through oil sales, ransoming hostages, criminal activities, and donations from ...
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