Terrorism Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Blind cleric jailed for life in US diesRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | New Canaan News-Review

    Blind Sheikh Omar Abdel Rahman sits and prays inside an iron cage at the opening of court session, 06 August 1989 in Cairo. Abdel-Rahman, spiritual leader of Egypt's main armed group the Moslem fundamentalist Jamaa Islamiyya, was jailed for life in January 1996 for his role in terrorist attacks, including blowing up the World Trade Center in New York in February 1993 and an assassination bid against Egyptian President Mubarak.

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  2. 'Blind Sheikh' Convicted in 1993 World Trade Bombing Dies in PrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | News Max

    Egyptian followers gather under a poster with a picture of Sheik Omar Abdel-Rahman, the Egyptian cleric jailed in the United States for planning a campaign of bombings, during a sit in protest demanding his release at the tenth anniversary of September 11 in 2011. Omar Abdel-Rahman, the extremist Muslim cleric known as "the blind sheikh" convicted of conspiracy in the 1993 World Trade Center bombing and of planning more attacks as part of a "war of urban terrorism" in the United States, has died in a U.S. prison, his son Ammar told Reuters on Saturday.

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  3. The Latest: Pence praised by U2 front man BonoRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Medincine Hat News

    ... noted the Trump administration's support for the collective defence of NATO allies and the need of NATO to counter terrorism. Pence's office says the leaders expressed their concerns over the ongoing violence in eastern Ukraine and discussed the ...

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  4. US-backed Syrian fighters inch closer to IS a capitalaRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | KDWN

    The push came as Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim warned that if the predominantly Kurdish force eventually entered the city of Raqqa it will have negative effects on the relations between Ankara and Washington. The Kurdish-led Syria Democratic Forces has been on the offensive toward the city of Raqqa since November.

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  5. The Latest: Pence reaffirms security commitment to BalticsRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | KDWN

    ... noted the Trump administration's support for the collective defense of NATO allies and the need of NATO to counter terrorism. Pence's office says the leaders expressed their concerns over the ongoing violence in eastern Ukraine and discussed the ...

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  6. Omar Abdel-Rahman, a Blind Sheika terrorist, dies in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Washington Times

    Sheikh Omar Abdel-Rahman , the Egyptian terrorist commonly known as "The Blind Sheikh," has died in prison, his family said Saturday. He was 78. Abdel-Rahman 's family was notified of his death over the phone by an unnamed U.S. representative, his son Ammar told Reuters.

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  7. Blind cleric serving life sentence dies in federal prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    Blind Sheikh Omar Abdel Rahman sits and prays inside an iron cage at the opening of court session, Aug. 6, 1989 in Cairo. Abdel-Rahman, spiritual leader of Egypt's main armed group the Moslem fundamentalist Jamaa Islamiyya, was jailed for life in January 1996 for his role in terrorist attacks, including blowing up the World Trade Center in New York in February 1993 and an assassination bid against Egyptian President Mubarak.

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  8. 'Blind sheikh' convicted in 1993 World Trade bombing dies in U.S. prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    Omar Abdel-Rahman, the extremist Muslim cleric known as "the blind sheikh" convicted of conspiracy in the 1993 World Trade Center bombing and planning more attacks as part of a "war of urban terrorism" in the United States, died on Saturday in a North Carolina prison, authorities said. Abdel-Rahman, 78, died of natural causes at 9:40 a.m. at the Federal Medical Center, Butner, part of a federal prison compound in Butner, North Carolina, according to Greg Norton, a spokesman.

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  9. Former Christian MPA of Sindh Assembly condemn Terror attack on Sufi ShrineRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Pakistan Christian Post

    ... fear to discourage foreign investors. He said that the low literacy rate and ill-mind set are the main reasons of terrorism, there is need of change of mindset through education. He suggested that the government should hold dialogue with the ...

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  10. Top Iranian general: World knows US can't threaten IranRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    ... against Iran, telling an international security conference in Munich that Tehran was "the leading state sponsor of terrorism." He also accused the Iranian regime of working to destabilize the entire Middle East, in part due to the terms of the ...

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  11. Fire extinguished after explosion at Torrance, California, oil refinery: policeRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... of conspiracy in the 1993 World Trade Center bombing and of planning more attacks as part of a "war of urban terrorism" in the United States, has died in a U.S. prison, his son Ammar told Reuters on Saturday. CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. SpaceX called off ...

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  12. Sri Lanka arrests soldiers over journalist's abduction during warRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... of conspiracy in the 1993 World Trade Center bombing and planning more attacks as part of a "war of urban terrorism" in the United States, died on Saturday in a North Carolina prison, authorities said. KUALA LUMPUR Malaysian police said on Saturday ...

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  13. Germany's Merkel to US: Bolster groups like EU, NATO, UNRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald

    ... following their speeches, acknowledged that Europeans couldn't fight global issues like Islamic extremist terrorism alone. She renewed a call for Islamic religious authorities to speak "clear words on the demarcation of peaceful Islam and terrorism ...

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  14. Violent assault on Islamic State entrenchments in west Mosul set to beginRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... retooling, they are poised to begin a three-pronged assault for the city's western side. On Friday, Iraq's Counter Terrorism Service, an elite U.S.-trained group also known as the Golden Division, began an intense mortar barrage on the right bank as ...

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  15. .com | US lawmakers want North Korea added to terrorism blacklistRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | News24

    The apparent assassination of the North Korean leader's estranged half-brother is strengthening bipartisan calls for the US to re-list North Korea as a state sponsor of terrorism, a designation lifted nine years ago. Doing so would increase the country's isolation, while potentially complicating any future diplomacy to halt its nuclear and missile programmes.

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  16. New York bomb plot mastermind Omar Abdel Rahman dies in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | BBC News

    ... to developing close links with al-Qaeda. Rahman and nine others were convicted of planning a "war of urban terrorism" in the US which would have culminated in five bombings of prominent New York landmarks including the the George Washington Bridge ...

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  17. .com | Iran in new military drills despite US warningsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | News24

    ... w president." New Pentagon chief James Mattis, for his part, has branded Iran "the single biggest state sponsor of terrorism in the world".

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  18. Top diplomat: Iran made concessions in Astana to achieve - bigger goal'Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Tehran Times

    ... northern Syria. "Our objective here is (to establish) an area of at least 4,000, 5,000 square kilometers free from terrorism, to create a safe zone," President Erdogan said, echoing similar remarks in the past that the zone would alleviate the ...

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  19. Child killed in Turkey car bomb, 26 suspects detainedRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | UPI

    At least 26 people were taken into custody following a car bombing in Turkey left two dead, including a child. Sanliurfa Gov. Gungor Azim Tuna said the attack was carried out by members of the Kurdistan Workers' Party or PKK and 26 suspects were taken into custody as part of the ongoing investigation.

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  20. Turkey sets out Raqqa operation plans to U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    Istanbul: Turkey has presented two proposals to the United States for how to carry out a joint military operation to drive IS from its stronghold in the Syrian city of Raqqa, Turkish newspaper Hurriyet reported on Saturday. Ankara has said repeatedly that the planned operation should be conducted by local Arab forces, possibly with support from Turkish troops, as opposed to the U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Force -- an alliance dominated by Kurdish YPG militia.

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