June 16, 2015 Nasir al-Wahishi was part of al-Qaida's "old guard," NPR's Alice Fordham reports. He was a veteran of the fighting in Afghanistan and had been Osama bin Laden's personal secretary.
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April 6, 2015 Sjaak Rijke had been seized in Timbuktu along with two other men in November 2011. Dutch Foreign Minister Bert Koenders calls it an end to a "terrible period of uncertainty and grief."
People seek shelter amid gunfire at an army base in Yemen's southern port city of Aden on Wednesday.
March 25, 2015 The attacks, coordinated with 10 allies, began hours after rebels seized an airbase that was critical to U.S. drone operations against al-Qaida. The base is just 35 miles from Aden, an economic hub.
August 2, 2013 The State Department said it was concerned about possible attacks against U.S. citizens and interests by al-Qaida.
April 27, 2012 A new Obama campaign ad features former President Bill Clinton praising Obama for giving the risky order for Navy SEALS to kill Osama bin Laden, a decision that could have had disastrous political results if it had failed. The ad essentially asks what would Mitt Romney have done and highlights 2007 statements that make it sound like bin Laden would have been a low priority for him.
May 12, 2011 In the first hour of Talk of the Nation, protecting residents in assisted living facilities, and what to expect next from Al Qaida. In the second hour, the authors of Born in Africa discuss the origins of man, and Ruben Navarrette on what Latinos need to do to make their voice heard.
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaks following the death of Osama bin Laden, Monday, May 2, 2011.
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May 2, 2011 Secretary of State Hillary Clinton issued a blunt warning to followers of Osama bin Laden, especially Taliban members in Pakistan and Afghanistan: You cannot wait us out. You cannot defeat us.
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July 13, 2010 Uganda made several arrests in the weekend terrorist bombings that killed at least 76 people.
June 21, 2010 Faisal Shazad, Times Sq Bomber, Pleads Guilty
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