Jim Hanson: Killing of Hamza bin Laden strengthens case for withdrawing most US forces from Afghanistan

Fox NewsThe killing by U.S. forces of the son of former Al Qaeda leader Usama bin Laden – confirmed Saturday by President Trump – strikes a blow at attempts by the terrorist group to use him as a rallying point and create a dynasty of bin Laden family leadership.

September 15th 2019


Osama Bin Laden's Son Killed In US Counterterrorism Operation, Trump Says

NPRPresident Trump says that Hamza bin Laden, the son of Osama bin Laden, has been killed in a U.S. counterterrorism operation in the Afghanistan/Pakistan region. In a statement released by the White House on Saturday, Trump said bin Laden's son was ...

September 14th 2019


A US military operation killed Osama bin Laden's son, Hamza, the White House confirms

VoxA senior member of al-Qaeda and son of 9/11 mastermind Osama bin Laden, Hamza bin Laden, was killed in a US counterterrorism operation, the White House announced on Saturday. Bin Laden's death was first reported on July 31. The news was met with ...

September 14th 2019


White House Confirms Key Al Qaida Figure Hamza Bin Laden Killed in US Operation

TIME(WASHINGTON) — The White House announced Saturday that Hamza bin Laden, the son of the late al-Qaida leader who had become an increasingly prominent figure in the terrorist organization, was killed in a U.S. counterterrorism operation in the ...

September 14th 2019


Rob O'Neill remembers 9/11

NBC Right NowYAKIMA, WA - Rob O'Neill, the navy seal who captured and ultimately helped with the death of Osama bin Laden was in Yakima to speak at the Capitol Theater. Before going on stage O'Neill shared how he remembers what happened on September 11, 2001 ...

September 12th 2019


Decorated combat veteran who shot Osama bin Laden speaks in Yakima

YakTriNews KAPP-KVEWYAKIMA, Wash. - Decorated combat veteran Rob O'Neill recounted what it was like to be part of the team that shot and killed Osama bin Laden. He shared his story on the 18th anniversary of 9/11 at a packed town hall event at Capitol Theatre. "We knew it ...

September 12th 2019


Former Navy SEAL team leader recalls combat missions, role in death of Osama bin Laden

Yakima Herald-RepublicA contributor to Fox News, O'Neill wrote “The Operator: Firing the Shots That Killed Osama bin Laden and My Years as a SEAL Team Warrior.” He deployed more than a dozen times and held combat leadership roles in more than 400 combat missions in four ...

September 12th 2019


Al-Qaeda Today, 18 Years After 9/11

Lawfare (blog)Editor's Note: This article originally appeared on Order from Chaos. Eighteen years after the 9/11 attacks, the al-Qaeda organization that carried them out is a shell of its previous self. The global campaign against Osama bin Laden's creation has achieved ...

September 11th 2019


We forgot the lessons of 9/11: Osama bin Laden would love Trump

SalonOsama bin Laden, who was killed by U.S troops during Barack Obama's presidency, didn't live to see Trump win the presidency, so it's impossible to know for sure how he'd have reacted. But insofar as one major goal of al-Qaida was to expose the United ...

September 11th 2019


11S: Así se planificó y ejecutó el peor ataque terrorista en Estados ...

El ComercioOsama Bin Laden no fue el cerebro de los atentados del 11 de setiembre. Fue quien dio luz verde al plan, brindó apoyo logístico y lo financió. El cerebro fue el pakistaní Khalid Sheikh Mohamed (preso en Guantánamo desde el 2006). Antes de la existencia ...

September 11th 2019