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Usama bin Mohammed bin Awad bin Laden (Osama)

Date of Birth: 10/03/1957
Place of Birth: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Died: 02/05/2011


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Unhappy birthday

Unity moves included releasing 23 Salafist militia on 20 June who were gaoled in 2012 after clashes with police in El Dinder National Park, Blue Nile, an old stamping ground of Usama bin Laden...


Sudan's Islamist regime: key dates

1992: Usama bin Laden sets up base, fellow Islamist leaders meet to plan and teach; foreign recruits get military and doctrinal training...


Saudi Arabia targets Khartoum

In 2011, the judge had found that the Sudanese and Iranian governments had provided 'material aid and support' to Al Qaida and Usama bin Laden in the bombings and were thus liable...


Cape to Cairo, again

The next section of the road, leading to Khartoum, was built by Usama bin Laden when he lived in Sudan...


Rifts in the regime

• Mustafa Osman Ismail (Mister Smile): link man to Arab governments and financiers; founding Secretary, Popular Arab Islamic Conference, precursor of Usama bin Laden’s Al Qaida...


Abuja’s foreign legion

He denounced Nigeria, Britain and the USA for their conduct in Palestine, and showered praises on fallen Al Qaida figures including Usama bin Laden, Abu Musab al Zarqawi and Abu Omar al Baghdadi...


Khartoum’s military-industrial complex

Al Qaida-founder Usama bin Laden, who lived and operated in Sudan 1991-96, had a farm near Soba, which was believed at the time to house a terrorist training camp...


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