Osama bin Laden formed Al Qaeda in 1988 in order to advance the Islamic revolution throughout the Muslim world and fend off outside intervention in the nations of the Middle East. ...
Al Qaeda is a militant Islamist group founded sometime between August 1988 and late 1989.
Established by Osama Bin Laden, al Qaeda helped finance, recruit, transport and train thousands of fighters from dozens of countries to be part of an Afghan resistance to defeat the Soviet Union.
Al-Qaeda is also responsible for instigating sectarian violence among Muslims. ...
Al-Qaeda's management philosophy has been described as "centralization of ...
After the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, al-Qaeda (or al-Qa'ida,
pronounced al-KYE-da) surpassed the IRA, Hamas, and Hezbollah as the world's
objectives reflect the ambitions of leader Osama bin Laden, and are in keeping with the goals of radical Islamic groups such as the Muslim Brotherhood who came before him:
Removing Islamic / Arab countries' current leadership. They are perceived as secular,... More »
British hostage freed from al-Qaida in Yemen reunited with family in UK ...
Queensland teenager Oliver Bridgeman denies joining al-Qaida affiliate in Syria.
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Background on the terrorist network and details on attacks on US interests.
Aug 26, 2015 ... The latest news about al-Qaeda terrorism operations and al-Qaeda leader
Osama bin Laden, killed on 1 May 2011.
2 days ago ... Members of al Qaeda's branch in Syria have a surprising advocate in the
corridors of American power: retired Army general and former CIA ...