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NEW EXTENDED TRAILER: Zero Dark Thirty from the writer/director of “The Hurt Locker” Release Date: 12-19-12

This movie is not even out and yet the AFI (American Film Institute) and others are already nominating it as Picture of the Year. Zero Dark Thirty lands in theaters on December 19th, 2012, and it stars Jessica Chastain, Joel … Continue reading

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Al-Qaeda plotting to bomb US plane

Al-Qaeda is reportedly plotting a terrorist attack on a US airliner, Britain’s Sunday Times newspaper reported, citing intelligence sources. The broadsheet said Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) had recruited a Norwegian Muslim convert and given him terrorist training in … Continue reading

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Taliban 2.0: a NEW Powerful Drug Cartel

After a decade of fighting, the Taliban is transforming from a religion-focused revolutionary group into something that resembles a drug cartel, a senior lawmaker said Wednesday. And the Taliban’s increased reliance on the drug trade to stay alive is just … Continue reading

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Bin Laden saw al-Qaida breaking down from within

WASHINGTON — Letters from Osama bin Laden’s last hideaway, released by U.S. officials intent on discrediting his terror organization, portray a network weak, inept and under siege — and its leader seemingly near wit’s end about the passing of his … Continue reading

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Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden believed his children “should not follow him down the road to jihad”

LONDON: Slain al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden urged his younger children to go live peacefully in the West and get a university education, his brother-in-law said in an interview published Sunday. Zakaria al Sadah, the brother of Bin Laden’s Yemeni … Continue reading

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Man allegedly involved in the 2000 bombing of the USS Cole was “taken out” by a U.S. Airstrike yesterday

SANAA, Yemen – U.S. airstrikes targeting leaders from Yemen’s active al-Qaida branch killed four suspected militants, including a man suspected of involvement in the 2000 bombing of the USS Cole, officials said Tuesday. Yemeni security and military officials said missiles … Continue reading

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PDF ANALYSIS REPORT: Can the US Successfully Seize Pakistan’s Nukes (if found necessary)?

Can The US Seize Pakistan Nukes  May 2011 Click here to open the policy brief Can United States Seize Pakistan’s Nukes? in PDF format Pakistan’s Nuclear Weapons aren’t launched in concrete silos, they are mobile so not one person knows where all … Continue reading

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Pakistan & China Solidify Ties Amid Tension with U.S.

Watching local customers savor chicken curry and sip mango lassi during lunchtime at his Pakistani restaurant, Mughal’s, in the trendy Sanlitun neighborhood of Beijing, owner Aasif Jaleel reflects on the deep ties between China and his homeland beyond the culinary … Continue reading

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Al-Qaida tells Iran to give credit where credit is due for the 9-11 attacks…

Al-Qaida has told Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad to drop the “ridiculous” theory the U.S. government carried out the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks. ABC News reports the message came in an article in the latest issue of al-Qaida‘s English-language magazine … Continue reading

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Al Qaida to begin using cartoons for recruitment purposes

An al-Qaida affiliate says it plans to roll out what some have called a Disney-like animated cartoon aimed at recruiting children to the terror network. Scenes from the proposed short film show young boys dressed in battle fatigues and participating … Continue reading

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