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Usama bin Laden (Osama bin Laden)

Date of Birth: 10 March 1957
Place of Birth: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Died: 2 May 2011


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More money for the military

Since Al Qaida leader Usama bin Laden claimed responsibility for the failed Christmas Detroit aeroplane bombing by the Nigerian Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab Nigeria has assumed new prominence...


Generational change

That forced Egyptian Islamic Jihad leader Ayman al Zawahiri into Afghanistan and an alliance with Usama bin Laden that saw Al Qaida emerge in 1998...


A return ticket for security chief Salah Gosh

This Western view of Gosh was based partly on his role as liaison officer to Usama bin Laden when the Al Qaida leader lived in Khartoum in the early 1990s and more generally because of his active role in Islamist politics in Sudan and the region (AC Vol 50 No 13)...


Target Mogadishu

Hizbul Islam confines its ambitions to Somalia but Al Shabaab has international aims and openly expresses its admiration for Al Qaida and Usama bin Laden...


Hamas and Hezbollah

Defending the detainees is Muntasser al Zayat once lawyer for Egypt’s jihadist Al Gama’a al Islamiyya and for Ayman al Zawahiri Usama bin Laden’s Egyptian deputy...


Khartoum's bankers

The 'stripping' by Lloyds TSB dates from 1997 shortly after Usama bin Laden quit Al Qaida's Khartoum base for Afghanistan...


Boutef, the Life President

AQIM claims to be a regional grouping affiliated to the Al Qaida led by Usama bin Laden and Ayman al Zawahiri...


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