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2 November 2017 4:03 PM CIA releases 47,000 bin Laden files, renewing interest in Iran links

Material also contains video of late militant leader's son and possible successor The CIA's release of documents seized during the 2011 raid that killed al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden has led to renewed questions about Iran's support of the extremist network leading up to the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks. U.S. intelligence officials and prosecutors have long said Iran formed 31

2 November 2017 4:03 PM Iran’s Secret Funding For al-Qaeda In Exchange For Attacks On U.S. Targets Exposed in Bin Laden Files

Iranian offers of secret funding, arms and training to al-Qaeda have been laid bare in a 19-page document declassified by the C.I.A. that shows how Tehran provided extensive support for the terror group in an effort to weaken the United States. The previously unseen document, released with 470,000 files recovered in the raid on Osama Bin Laden’s Abbottabad 5

2 November 2017 3:53 PM Osama Bin Laden Had 'Loose Change,' a 9/11 Conspiracy Theory Documentary, in His Secret Compound

The infamous leader of the terrorist group that planned the September 11, 2001 attacks had a 9/11 conspiracy theory film on his computer, according to files posted online by the CIA this week. As Newsweek reported, the CIA released a trove of some 470,000 files recovered from Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden's secret compound in Pakistan, where he was killed 6

2 November 2017 3:53 PM CIA releases trove of documents from Bin Laden raid

Files reveal late al-Qaeda leader's theological interests and thoughts on ISIL founder, Abu Musab al Zarqawi. al-Qaeda letters, videos, audio files and other materials provides the opportunity for the American people to gain further insights into the plans and workings of this terrorist organisation," Pompeo said. "(The) CIA will continue to seek opportunities 28

1 November 2017 2:02 AM Driver kills at least 8 in Manhattan in what officials say was a terrorist attack – LA Times

A man described by authorities as a terrorist drove a rented pickup truck down a crowded bicycle path in Lower Manhattan on Tuesday afternoon, killing at least eight people, police said — the first deaths from terrorism in New York since the World Trade Center attacks on Sept. 11, 2001. Two law enforcement sources close to the investigation identified

23 October 2017 5:01 PM Myeshia Johnson: Soldier's widow says Trump made me cry

The widow of a dead US soldier says Donald Trump could not remember her husband's name when he phoned to offer condolences. Myeshia Johnson, widow of Sgt La David Johnson, told ABC News the president's "stumbling" and tone "made me cry". But President Trump said that he had used Sgt Johnson's name "without hesitation" and described the conversation as "very 14

18 October 2017 11:06 PM Is Niger Trump's Benghazi? Four U.S. Soldiers Died and It Took Him 12 Days to Respond

Those are the words of Congresswoman Frederica Wilson, a Florida Democrat who was present during a controversial phone call between President Donald Trump and the widow of one of the four U.S. special forces soldiers killed in Niger on October 4. The soldiers died in an ambush near the Niger-Mali border believed to be perpetrated by an ISIS-linked group 5

18 October 2017 9:14 AM Trump 'insensitive' to soldier's widow, lawmaker says

US President Donald Trump told the widow of a soldier killed in an ambush in Niger that "he knew what he signed up for", a lawmaker has said. Congresswoman Frederica Wilson said she heard some of the "insensitive" remarks made by phone while she was in a car with Sgt La David Johnson's family. A White House official said Mr Trump's conversations with the families 13

16 October 2017 6:07 PM After bombing, Somalia fears renewed al-Shabaab onslaught

Kampala - As the toll rises above 300 from one of the world's deadliest attacks in years, the al-Shabaab extremist group has sent a powerful signal that the international focus on extremism can't afford to overlook the African continent. Saturday's truck bombing on a crowded Mogadishu street showed that al-Shabaab, targeted for years by US airstrikes 4

16 October 2017 3:33 PM Death toll in Mogadishu bombing rises to 300

Experts say the truck that exploded was carrying about 500 kg of explosives More than 300 people were killed by twin bomb explosions in Mogadishu, an official said on Monday, as locals packed hospitals in search of friends and relatives caught by Somalia’s deadliest attack in a decade. The death toll has steadily risen since Saturday, when the blasts 4