Osama bin Laden

Al-Qaida spokesman recounts 9/11 aftermath

Osama bin Laden's hours in a dark Afghanistan cave the evening of the Sept. 11 attacks were brought to light when his son-in-law testified in his own defense at his... Read more »

March 20, 2014


Ex-al-Qaida spokesman recalls 9/11 with bin Laden; predicted US would kill leader, topple Taliban

In surprise testimony in a Manhattan courtroom Wednesday, Osama bin Laden's son-in-law recounted the night of the Sept. 11 attacks, when the al-Qaida leader sent a... Read more »

March 19, 2014


It was senseless to invade nations with tribal factions opposed to democracy

In both Afghanistan and Iraq, we took military action that could have been avoided but which had predictable consequences that were negative both for the target... Read more »

March 16, 2014


Kerry says major powers agree on Iran nuclear deal

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Monday that the major powers were unified on an Iran nuclear deal during weekend talks in Geneva but the Iranians were unable... Read more »

Nov. 11, 2013


Obama, Pakistani PM to meet amid easing tensions

In the rocky relationship between the U.S. and Pakistan, the mere fact that President Barack Obama and Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif are sitting down together... Read more »

Oct. 23, 2013


US quietly releasing $1.6 billion in military, economic aid to Pakistan

The U.S. has quietly decided to release more than $1.6 billion in military and economic aid to Pakistan that was suspended when relations between the two countries... Read more »

Oct. 19, 2013


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