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#Al Qaeda

# al-qaeda - Friday 5 June, 2020

Al-Qaeda's chief in north Africa killed, says French defence minister

Abdelmalek Droukdel was the leader of al-Qaeda in north Africa.

# al-qaeda - Tuesday 19 May, 2020

Fatal attack at Florida military base in 2019 now linked to Al-Qaeda after FBI break into shooter's iPhone

Mohammed Alshamranih killed three Americans in the shooting.

# al-qaeda - Thursday 19 September, 2019

'It’s not a disgraced name' - Sheffield United owner defends dealings with Osama bin Laden's family

Prince Abdullah says he will continue to do business with relatives of the former Al-Qaeda leader.

# al-qaeda - Wednesday 31 July, 2019

Son of Osama Bin Laden and heir to Al-Qaeda has been killed, US media report

President Donald Trump was questioned in the Oval office by reporters but refused to confirm or deny the reports.

# al-qaeda - Friday 1 March, 2019

US offers $1 million reward for information about Osama Bin Laden's son

Hamza bin Laden is seen as a growing force in global extremism.

# al-qaeda - Sunday 6 January, 2019

Trump confirms that US military has killed architect of 2000 USS Cole bombing

The military said Friday that Al-Qaeda operative Jamal al-Badawi was believed to have been killed in a precision strike in Yemen.

# al-qaeda - Thursday 29 March, 2018

US court rules families of 9/11 victims can sue Saudi Arabia

A US judge ruled that the plaintiffs had “narrowly articulate a reasonable basis” to proceed.

# al-qaeda - Wednesday 27 December, 2017

Ten injured in Al-Qaeda bombing of St Petersburg supermarket

The blast was caused by a “homemade explosive device with the power equivalent to 200 grams of TNT”.

# al-qaeda - Monday 14 August, 2017

17 people dead after gunmen open fire on restaurant in Burkina Faso

The victims’ nationalities have yet to be confirmed.

# al-qaeda - Thursday 5 January, 2017

The US has just labelled Osama bin Laden's son as a terrorist

Hamza bin Laden has issued audio messages to Al-Qaeda supporters.

# al-qaeda - Sunday 3 January, 2016

Donald Trump is not backing down over comments being used to recruit Islamic extremists

The Republican hopeful doesn’t think that the use of the footage is a good enough reason to dial back his rhetoric.

# al-qaeda - Saturday 2 January, 2016

Donald Trump's call for a ban on Muslims has just been used in a militant Islamist recruitment video

Trump’s controversial call for Muslims to be banned from entering America has been cited in the new video by a Somali extremist group.

# al-qaeda - Friday 18 December, 2015

Enda is off to visit our troops in the Golan Heights

The Taoiseach will be visiting the Irish men and women serving in the Golan Heights this Sunday.

# al-qaeda - Sunday 13 December, 2015

Here's where terrorist groups like Islamic State and Al Qaeda get their money

Scamming banks, demanding ransoms and controlling oil are among the many ways these terrorists fund their activities.

# al-qaeda - Monday 7 December, 2015

The accused '9/11 Five' remain in Guantanamo and probably won't ever get a real trial

Attempts to put them on trial in New York for the terrorist attacks backfired.