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Peshawar, Dec. 1 (ANI): Dr Shakil Afridi, who helped the CIA track slain Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden in Abbottabad, has written a letter to his lawyers demanding better security.
Islamabad, Nov. 28 (ANI): The United States has criticised Pakistan's decision to bring murder charges against Dr Shakil Afridi, who helped the CIA track slain Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden in Abbottabad.
Six Syrian Islamist factions unite in bid to oust Assad Nov 23, 11:32 am
Johannesburg, Nov. 23 (ANI): Six Islamist rebel factions in Syria have united and declared a new Islamic Front with an aim to oust President Bashar al-Assad and establish an Islamic state.
Washington, Nov. 16 (ANI): Al Qaeda-linked jihadists have admitted beheading a Syrian rebel fighter after mistakenly assuming him as an Iraqi Shiite fighting alongside President Bashar al-Assad's forces.
London, Nov. 02 (ANI): President Barack Obama has spoken to Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri Maliki on his visit to Washington on counter measures for a "more active" al-Qaeda in the latter's country.
Washington, Nov. 02 (ANI): A Michigan man has claimed of tipping the U.S. federal investigators about slain Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden's hideout in Pakistan years before he was killed in a secret mission of Navy SEALs n May 2011.
Osama doc Afridi files review petition for retrial, release on bail Oct 31, 10:42 am
Islamabad, Oct. 31 (ANI): Dr. Shakil Afridi, the doctor who helped the U.S. find out slain al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden from his hideout in Abbottabad, has filed a petition in a Fata (Federally Administered Tribal Areas) tribunal court seeking release on bail, as well a fresh trial to defend himself against charges of supporting a banned organization.
Sydney, Oct. 30 (ANI): Three Kenyan soldiers have been arrested for looting the Nairobi's Westgate shopping mall during the deadly four-day siege by the al Qaeda-linked militant outfit al-Shabaab last month.
Washington, Oct. 30 (ANI): The United States has caught the Afghan government red-handed secretly conniving with the Pakistani Taliban to gain a stronger position in a regional power game.
London, Oct. 29 (ANI): Two senior commanders of Al Qaeda-lined militant group al-Shabab have been killed in an air strike in southern Somalia, residents of Jilib said.
Sharif assures US about reviewing 'Osama doc' Afridi's case: Report Oct 28, 11:42 am
Islamabad, Oct. 28 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has assured US lawmakers that he will reconsider the case of Dr. Shakil Afridi jailed Pakistani doctor, who helped the CIA track Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden in November 2011.
Washington, Oct. 26 (ANI): Syrian media has claimed that a leader of Al Qaeda-linked Jabhat al-Nusra militant group has been killed in Latakia Province.
Pak analysts, tribals claim U.S. drone strikes to be life-savers, despite official rhetoric Oct 24, 2:06 pm
Islamabad, Oct. 24 (ANI): Pakistani analysts and tribals, particularly in the Waziristan region, have claimed that drone strikes launched by the United States at frequent intervals, have actually been life savers, and kept terrorists at bay.
Islamabad, Oct. 23 (ANI): Pakistan has informed the United States that Dr. Shakil Afridi, who helped the CIA track down slain Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden in November 2011, was no hero and his fate would be decided by the nation's courts.
Washington, Oct. 7 (ANI): The wife of an accused al Qaeda operative captured by U.S. forces from Libya has said masked men ambushed her husband when he was on the way home from morning prayers.
US Navy Seal team raids Libyan capital, Somali town Oct 6, 10:01 am
Wellington, Oct 6 (ANI): A US Navy Seal team had reportedly raided the Libyan capital and carried out a stealthy seaside assault in Somalia against Islamic extremists who have carried out terrorist attacks in East Africa, and captured a man allegedly involved in the bombings of US embassies 15 years ago.
US retailers forced to pull Osama-themed 'turban-beard' Halloween costumes after Sikhs protest Oct 4, 10:18 am
Washington, Oct. 4 (ANI): US retailers have been forced to pull a turban-and beard- costume after the Sikh community in the country claimed the outfit looked like Osama bin Laden.
Washington, Sept. 27 (ANI): U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder has said the intelligence community has still not received any credible evidence on whether Al Qaeda-linked terror group, Al-Shahab, which claimed responsibility for Nairobi mall massacre, had the capacity to conduct a similar strike on American soil.
Somalia president warns of recurrence of Nairobi like-attacks Sep 27, 11:39 am
London, Sept. 27 (ANI): Somalia's President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud has warned similar attacks, like Nairobi mall massacre, will happen again as the Al Qaeda-linked terror group al-Shahab continues its fight for dominance.
Washington, Sept. 26 (ANI): The United States House of Republicans has raised concerns over decreasing number of drone strikes by America in Pakistan and other neighbouring countries in comparison to increasing frequency of terror attacks by Al Qaeda and other militant outfits globally.
Beijing, Sept. 24 (ANI): A Yemeni Air Force officer was shot dead by suspected al-Qaida militants in the capital of Sanaa.
Washington, Sept. 24 (ANI): U.S. law enforcement authorities are investigating claims three Somali-Americans are among the gunmen who committed the mall massacre in Kenya.
N. African Al Qaeda replaces deceased commanders Sep 24, 3:19 pm
Washington, Sept. 24 (ANI): Al Qaeda's North African branch has reportedly chosen replacements for two of its deceased commanders, who were killed in France's military intervention in Northern Mali in February 2013.
Ex-FBI agent to plead guilty in AP leak case Sep 24, 3:08 pm
Washington, Sept. 24 (ANI): A former FBI agent arrested in 2012 on child pornography charges has admitted to being the source of a disclosure to the Associated Press about a foiled al Qaeda plot.
Kenya mall attack 'shot in propaganda arm' of al-Shahab to promote U.S. recruitment: experts Sep 24, 1:32 pm
Washington, Sept. 24 (ANI): Some terror experts have said that the Kenyan shopping mall massacre is going to be "great shot in the propaganda arm" to the Al Qaeda-linked group's efforts to recruit fighters from the West, including the United States.
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