259 articles tagged "Bin Laden Terror"
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report July 11, 2009, 7:04 PM (GMT+02:00)
Western anti-terror agencies have warned that a large group of 15-20 al Qaeda terrorists, trained in Pakistan and Algeria to hijack and blow up airliners, deployed secretly in at least six European and Middle East countries in early July. They are standing ready to carry out multiple terrorist attacks.
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report June 7, 2009, 11:37 PM (GMT+02:00)
Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden warned Americans "to be prepared to receive the consequences of the Obama and Bush administrations." In a new recorded audiotape Wednesday, June 3 bin Laden said Obama had planted the seeds for "revenge and hatred" toward the United States in the Muslim world.
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report June 7, 2009, 12:43 PM (GMT+02:00)
Calling for a long war against "infidels and their agents," Osama bin Laden warned Muslims that alliances with Christians and Jews would turn them into apostates in part two of the recording first released Wednesday.
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report May 20, 2009, 8:12 AM (GMT+02:00)
The coming DEBKA-Net-Weekly reveals al Qaeda-trained Taliban fighters operating for the first time outside home ground, while preparing a surge in S. Afghanistan.
Al Qaeda is now active in up to eight world arenas.
These and more exclusive revelations appear in the latest issue out Friday.
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DEBKAfile Exclusive Report May 18, 2009, 1:57 PM (GMT+02:00)
debkafile's counter-terror sources report that Saad Uwayyid Ubayd Mujil al Shammari aka Abu Khalaf - named by Washington as the senior leader of al Qaeda's Syria-based support network - has been permitted by Damascus to step up the flow of suicide bombers into Iraq to 20-30 a month. ...
India to launch world's first anti-terror satellite. Islamist terror's new tricks alert international agencies<br/>
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report March 28, 2009, 11:25 AM (GMT+02:00)
Upgraded, expanded Islamist terror tactics exhibited in Mumbai, Lahore and the Jordan Valley have stirred international counter-terror agencies to start retooling their counter-measures.
India has overhauled its special forces and is preparing to launch Israel's RISAT satellite tailored to track terrorists; British security is focusing on securing the G-20 summit opening ...
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report March 20, 2009, 10:05 PM (GMT+02:00)
Al Qaeda claimed responsibility for the murder of two Israeli policemen Sunday night outside Masuah in the Jordan Valley Sunday night, March 15, debkafile's counter-terror sources reveal.
The claim appeared Monday in a leaflet circulated in Jordan and the West Bank announcing that the shooting of the two Israeli ...
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report January 31, 2009, 6:18 PM (GMT+02:00)
No one was hurt. Security forces chased three men who opened fire from a car on a checkpoint outside the US embassy in Sanaa. All three were arrested. This week, two former Guantanamo inmates appeared on an al Qaeda website video to affirm their dedication to jihad shortly after President ...
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report December 19, 2008, 11:44 AM (GMT+02:00)
Early Thursday, Dec. 11, the UN peacekeeping force's South Lebanon command declared the Palestinian Ain Hilwe camp near Sidon a no-go zone for the force's convoys for fear of attacks by al Qaeda. The newly-arrived al Qaeda cell from Iraq has taken over large sections of the camp and recruited ...
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report December 2, 2008, 9:55 AM (GMT+02:00)
Penn Station was crowded with NYPD Counter Terrorism Squad and Amtrak cops armed with M16s after the FBI received a "plausible but unsubstantiated" report that in late September, al Qaeda discussed attacking the subway systems in and around New York City.
On Nov. 16, debkafile's counter-terror sources reported ...
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report November 24, 2008, 9:27 AM (GMT+02:00)
In an audio message released Wednesday, Nov. 19, Ayman al-Zahari, al Qaeda's No. 2, said US president-elect Barack Obama was not an "honorable black American" like Malcolm X but a "house negro" like Colin Powell and Condoleezza Rice. He urged Muslims to keep up attacks on the "criminal" US and ...
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report November 23, 2008, 11:32 AM (GMT+02:00)
debkafile's counter-terror sources report that US president-elect Barack Obama, European and Russian heads of state in Washington for the G20 conference over the weekend were briefed about a probable early al Qaeda attack.
DEBKA-Net-Weekly 372 of Nov. 14 disclosed that al Qaeda's Yemen base issued a Directive ...
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report November 16, 2008, 5:44 PM (GMT+02:00)
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report October 1, 2008, 5:46 PM (GMT+02:00)
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report September 13, 2008, 10:07 PM (GMT+02:00)
Al Qaeda's No. 2, Ayman Zawahri, accused Iran of cooperating with the Americans in occupying Iraq and Afghanistan and the Shiites for failing to wage a jihad against the Crusader occupier. The Arab news channel Al-Jazeera aired excerpts of the hour-and-a-half video Monday, Sept. 8, marking the anniversary of the ...
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report August 15, 2008, 5:56 PM (GMT+02:00)
According to a Pakistani security official, Al Yazid, known also as Abu Saeed al Masri, died in recent clashes with Pakistani forces in the Bajaur tribal region near the Afghan border. Nearly 160 people have been killed in those clashes since last Wednesday.
He is described as commander of al Qaeda ...
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report July 23, 2008, 7:43 AM (GMT+02:00)
debkafile's counter-terror sources report the Shin Bet internal intelligence agency is now diverting resources from Palestinian terror to al Qaeda, in view of recent threats to Western leaders and the Islamist group's intensified efforts to plant covert cells in Israeli Arab communities.
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report July 12, 2008, 11:18 PM (GMT+02:00)
Two residents of the Bedouin town of Rahat in southern Israel, Omar and Taher Abu Skhut, aged 20 and 21, were indicted at Beersheba district court July 9, on suspicion of joining al Qaeda through the Internet and passing classified information on Israeli targets for attack - among them army ...
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report June 29, 2008, 9:37 PM (GMT+02:00)
On June 26, Riyadh announced that 520 suspected terrorists were held after raids across Saudi Arabia this year. This is the biggest haul of terrorists ever netted in the oil kingdom. Many of the detainees are accused of ties with al Qaeda leaders abroad.
debkafile's counter terror sources ...
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report June 20, 2008, 8:16 AM (GMT+02:00)
Palestinians claim that Momtaz Dughmush was among the eight Palestinian gunmen killed in three Israeli air force strikes in Gaza Tuesday, June 17, following Hamas bombardments on Monday, which averted a planned terrorist operation.
debkafile's counter-terror sources report that the Air Force targeted a vehicle carrying five al ...