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  1. Prayer Request for 30 SEALs Killed in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | New Urban Legends

    ... after Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden was killed by US Special Forces during an early morning raid in Abbottabad, Pakistan: In the deadliest day for American forces in the nearly decade-long war in Afghanistan, insurgents shot down a Chinook ...

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  2. Digvijaya Singh says he was being sarcastic when he once called Bin Laden 'Osama ji'Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Times of India

    ... 9/11 terror attacks in New York in 2001, was killed in May 2011 by US Special Forces at his hideout in Abbottabad, Pakistan. The Congress leader said he remembers his comments about Bin laden from a press conference in Varanasi at the time. After ...

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  3. Titled at UN: 'Terroristan'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 22 | The Telegraph

    New Delhi. Sept. 22: India has unleashed a fresh missile from its armoury of epithets against Pakistan on terrorism, calling its neighbour "Terroristan" in a heated exchange between the South Asian rivals at the UN in New York.

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  4. Pakistan tells UN won't be 'scapegoat' in Afghan warRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 21 | Yahoo!

    Pakistan's Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi called in his address to the UN General Assembly for a priority on eliminating extremists in Afghanistan but ultimately a political solution with the Taliban Pakistan refuses to be a "scapegoat" for Afghanistan's bloodshed or to fight wars for others, Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi told the United Nations on Thursday. Addressing the UN General Assembly, Abbasi did not explicitly criticize US President Donald Trump's new strategy on Afghanistan but made clear his displeasure with the renewed onus on Pakistan.

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  5. We are no scapegoat': Pakistan PM rejects blame for Afghan stalemateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 21 | South China Morning Post

    US and Afghan officials have long accused Pakistan of playing a double game, with the powerful intelligence services - not the civilian government - maintaining ties with extremists Pakistan refuses to be a "scapegoat" for Afghanistan's bloodshed or to fight wars for others, Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi told the UN on Thursday. Addressing the UN General Assembly, Abbasi did not explicitly criticise US President Donald Trump's new strategy on Afghanistan but made clear his displeasure with the renewed onus on Pakistan.

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  6. Pakistan officials adamant that 'hero' doctor who helped capture Usama bin Laden remain behind barsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 21 | Fox News

    Dr. Shakil Afridi, the physician turned CIA asset who was instrumental in determining the location and identity of Usama bin Laden in Abbottabad, Pakistan, is hailed as a hero in the eyes of American officials. But the Pakistan's top brass, he remains a criminal traitor who is likely to spend many more years behind bars, with authorities standing firm against any U.S. diplomatic endeavors to have him released.

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  7. Navy SEAL stresses importance of - never quitting'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 7 | Globe Catholic Newspaper

    ... identity of the person who killed bin Laden in 2011 on the third floor of the terrorist's compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan, was a classified secret. O'Neill confessed that not only did he not want his name known, when it was public, "It didn't make ...

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  8. Pakistan risks regional isolation, US aid cut: U.S. OfficialsRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 20 | Newkerala.com

    Washington DC.[US] Sept 21 : : Highly placed sources in the Trump administration, who advise the US President on policy in the Afghanistan, Pakistan region, have said that instructions have been handed down from the White House to hit pause on American aid flowing to Pakistan till the latter begins to crack down on terror safe havens operating within its borders. "The screws are tightening now, Trump did not meet Abbasi yesterday at the UN...there's a message in that," said one of the sources to ANI, who also requested anonymity due to the sensitivity of the information.

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  9. Hamza bin Laden: the heir to Al-Qaeda?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | Egypt Today

    Paris - 19 Sep 2017:A photo montage published by Al-Qaeda to mark the 16th anniversary of 9/11 shows the face of Osama bin Laden in the flames of the Twin Towers. At his side is his son Hamza, the "crown prince of jihad".

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  10. Is Osama's son Hamza the heir to al-Qaida?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | The Times of India

    In a report published by the Combating Terrorism Center , former FBI special agent and Al-Qaida specialist Ali Soufan wrote: "Now in his late 20s, Hamza is being prepared for a leadership role in the organisation his father founded. The 15th of bin Laden's 20 children, Hamza has been groomed to follow in his father's footsteps since childhood.

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  11. Former CIA director John Brennan describes the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 16 | SFGate

    ... elite SEAL Team Six after the US received intelligence that bin Laden was hiding out at his compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan. Brennan told Business Insider that although there were many other proud moments he would like to talk about, he can't do so ...

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  12. Pakistan Says Charity Lacked Permit to Work in Tribal AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | The New York Times

    The Interior Ministry confirmed on Thursday that it had ordered Doctors Without Borders to leave Pakistan's impoverished Kurram tribal region, saying the medical charity's permit to work there expired two years ago. Pakistan's explanation for the order came a day after Doctors Without Borders, also known as MA decins Sans FrontiA res , said the government had refused to renew its permission to work in the Kurram region and had given it a week to leave.

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  13. CIA says U.S. won't release Osama bin Laden's stash of pornRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 13 | New York Daily News

    The cache of documents seized when Navy SEALS raided Osama bin Laden's Pakistan compound will be released to the public with the exception of the al Qaeda leader's pornography stash. CIA Director Mike Pompeo told Fox New's Bret Baier Monday that millions of electronic and paper documents, which include letters to family, scholarly and historical papers as well as notes on the al Qaeda operation, would be declassified over the next several weeks, according to Business Insider.

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  14. The world will never see Osama bin Laden's huge stash of pornRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 13 | New York Post

    ... CIA director Mike Pompeo said that files retrieved by Navy SEALs from the terror leader's compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan will be made public within weeks. "Once we are sure that there's not classified material and that there's not things that we ...

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  15. CIA will not release Bin Laden's pornography collectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 13 | Daily Mail

    'We have no place to go': Aerial photos reveal the trail of devastation in Florida left by Irma as Keys residents return to find up to 90% of homes have been destroyed or damaged ESPN host under fire AGAIN for calling Trump a 'white supremacist' just weeks after comparing cops to 'SLAVE PATROLS' during Colin Kaepernick rant Two more 'sonic' attacks reported in Cuba with 21 US diplomats and citizens now suffering mysterious health problems including deafness and brain injuries Type 2 diabetes IS reversible: Eating just 600 calories a day for 8 weeks can save the lives of millions of sufferers Wrong party, wrong time: The eight Plano partygoers 'shot dead when their friend's estranged husband entered her home and opened fire on their Dallas Cowboys viewing event' McDonald's employee, 25, is arrested after giving birth to a baby boy inside the restaurant and then 'trying to flush him head ... (more)

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  16. CIA chief says it won't release Osama bin Laden's porn stashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | Silicon Alley Insider

    When US Navy SEALs raided Osama bin Laden's compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan in 2011, they found a huge cache of documents, which the US government has slowly made public. But there's some content that will never hit Bin Laden's Bookshelf - the stash of pornography the Al Qaeda leader apparently kept with him.

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  17. Bin Laden's Son Is Poised to Unify Terrorists WorldwideRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 10 | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... geographically and ideologically. Another, Khalid, would die protecting his father at their compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan, in May 2011. The third, Hamza, would vanish for years before reemerging in 2015 as the most likely candidate to reunite a ...

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  18. U.S. provides USD 255 million military aid to Pakistan, with conditions attachedRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2017 | Newkerala.com

    Lahore [Pakistan], September 1 : The Trump administration has provided USD 255 million military aid to Pakistan, with conditions attached - the U.S. State Department saying that Islamabad can access the funds only if it acts against terror groups based in the tribal areas and stop cross-border attacks in Afghanistan. "The Department notified the Congress on August 30 of our intent to obligate $255 million in FY 2016 Foreign Military Financing for Pakistan.

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  19. Op-Ed Contributor: Is Pakistan Willing to Lose America?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 29 | The New York Times

    For the past 16 years, whenever the United States has been faced with the reality of a failing war in Afghanistan , it has blamed Pakistan . Efforts to bring freedom to the valleys of Afghanistan, this narrative claims, have been thwarted by a double-dealing "ally" that takes American aid while supporting its enemies.

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  20. Trump may ask China to put pressure on Pakistan to act against terror groupsRead the original story

    Monday Aug 28 | Newkerala.com

    Beijing [China], August 28 : The United States may ask China to put pressure on Pakistan to act against Afghan Taliban and other terror groups having sanctuaries inside Islamabad . The U.S. may carry out strikes in Pakistan as part of its new regional strategy for stabilising Afghanistan, its Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said, a day after President Donald Trump announced a change in America's approach to Pakistan.

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