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Drone strikes are legal and ethical: US

The White House has categorically dismissed Pakistan's concerns on the drone strikes, as a top Obama aid describing it as a both 'legal' and 'ethical' tool to get dreaded terrorists.

"As a matter of

Residents for statue of peace at the site of Osama's compound


Residents of Bilal town in the Pakistani garrison city of Abbottabad where Osama Bin Laden was killed last year have asked the government to build a ‘statue of peace’ or a beautiful monument at the si

Little Muslim support for Bin Laden's group, says poll

Muslim majorities in an arc of five countries from Egypt to Pakistan have little good to say about al-Qaeda one year after American commandos killed the Muslim terror group's leader, a poll shows.


Al Qaeda determined to make 'new history': Report


A dead Osama bin Laden is as dangerous as a living one, senior Pakistani journalist Hamid Mir has written a year after the killing of the Al-Qaeda chief.

The article in Geo News on Monday, just days

Osama planned major attacks in Pak before being killed: Report


Al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden had planned to mount indiscriminate attacks on the Pakistani soil before his killing in a covert US raid in Abbottabad, the documents seized by the Americans from the

Pakistan PM Gilani faces contempt verdict


Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani arrived at Pakistan's highest court on Thursday to hear the verdict in a contempt of court case that could see him thrown out of office and jailed.

The Supreme Court

NYC trial: Osama bin Laden wanted 9/11 follow-up

A British man who trained to be a shoe bomber a decade ago says Osama bin Laden told him shortly after the September 11, 2001, attacks that he believed a follow-up terrorist attack could doom the Amer

'Bali bomber' was explosives expert: FBI agent


An FBI agent testifying in the trial of the suspected Bali bomb-maker said on Thursday the accused had been identified as an explosives expert by other Islamic militants and had planned to kill US tro

'US drone strike' kills 5 Qaeda militants in Yemen

A suspected US drone strike in Yemen's southeastern Shabwa province has killed five Al-Qaeda-affiliated militants, a local government official said on Tuesday.

Speaking on condition of anonymity, the

Pakistan to deport bin Laden family to Saudi Arabia


Pakistan will deport slain al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden's three widows and children to Saudi Arabia next week after the end of their jail term.

Their lawyer Mohammed Amir Khalil told the media tha

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