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Mali Hotel Attack Survivor Barricaded Himself as Gunmen Stormed Grounds
A man who survived an attack on a popular hotel in Mali 's capital described barricading himself in a room with his employees in an effort to avoid the gunmen. Mukesh Chellani, a businessman from Indian, said he and his employees locked themselves in a room at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Mali's
Al Qaeda Says Potential Heir to Bin Laden Killed in Airstrike
Al Qaeda said in a new video that that leader of the terror group's most dangerous affiliate and the man who one day may have led all of al Qaeda was killed in a U.S. strike in recent days. In the nearly 10-minute long video, uploaded overnight by al Qaeda's media wing, a member of al Qaeda in the
US Looking Into Reports of Top Al Qaeda Leader’s Death
In a potential counter-terror one-two punch, a U.S. intelligence official said today the U.S. is “looking into claims” that the leader of a powerful al Qaeda affiliate, and a potential future leader of overall al Qaeda, was killed in an airstrike – a probe U.S. intelligence will be conducting as it
Alive After All? U.S. Offers $5M for Mokhtar Belmokhtar
It’s been two months since the Chadian army claimed to have killedterrorist leader Mokhtar Belmokhtar, but apparently the U.S. government isn’t sold and instead has just announced a $5 million reward for information leading to his location. The U.S. State Department announced today that ...
US Seeks to Confirm Report of Terror Leader's Death
Chadian Military Claims to Have Killed Mokhtar Belmokhtar, Linked to Algerian Plant Attack
Sought-After al Qaeda Figure Reportedly Killed in Africa
breaking news. U.S. Intelligence and investigating reports unconfirmed so far that a key al qaeda figure could be dead tonight. He grew up in algeria. He went on to pakistan to raise jihad. He's the al qaeda leader who took credit for that terrifying hostage ordeal in algeria earlier this year. 60
Clinton: 'No Doubt' Algeria Attackers Had Libyan Weapons
State Secretary Says US in Benghazi Partly to Round Up 'Pandora's Box' of Guns
Algeria Hostage Crisis: The Libya Connection
The terrorist leader who claimed to have mounted the deadly raid on an Algerian gas plant in the name of al Qaeda is the same one-eyed jihadist who once bragged his fighters “benefit” from the loose weapons streaming out of Libya, despite U.S. and international...
Algerian Hostage Tapes: Inside Intel on Terror Attack?
Videos Capture Snapshots of Hostages, Hostage-Takers, Bombs, Bloody Aftermath
First U.S. Air Force Flight Lands in Mali
The first U.S. Air Force flight into Mali since France launched an offensive this month on Al Qaeda and allied rebel groups in the West African country arrived at a military base in the capital city of Bamako this afternoon. Military public affairs officials say...