259 articles tagged "Bin Laden Terror"
<span class="debka">debka</span><span class="file">file</span> Exclusive: Al Qaeda marks forthcoming Middle East conference with new threats to US and Israel <br/>
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report November 26, 2007, 8:57 PM (GMT+02:00)
"Annapolis won't save the Metropolis" (an apparent reference to Manhattan, New York) is the heading over the threat to attack the US, published Wednesday Nov. 21 on al Qaeda's main web sites, debkafile's counter-terror sources report. Sites in Gaza linked to al Qaeda warned Tuesday night, Nov. 20, ...
<span class="debka">debka</span><span class="file">file</span> Exclusive: Al Qaeda declares Cyber Jihad on the West<br/>
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report November 7, 2007, 10:57 AM (GMT+02:00)
In a special Internet announcement in Arabic, picked up debkafile's counter-terror sources, Osama bin Laden's followers announced Monday, Oct. 29, the launching of Electronic Jihad. On Sunday, Nov. 11, al Qaeda's electronic experts will start attacking Western, Jewish, Israeli, Muslim apostate and Shiite Web sites.
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report November 6, 2007, 5:34 PM (GMT+02:00)
"I felt guilty and I regret what I was doing," said al Qaeda in Maghreb's propaganda chief, whose surrender is reported by the Algerian daily Liberte Monday, Nov. 5, citing unnamed security sources in Algiers. Abderahmnande had been responsible for sending videos to al Jazeera Arabic TV and feeding documents ...
Victims of 2004 Madrid bombs accuse Spanish court of being soft in judgments which sentence 21 out of 28 defendants<br/>
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report November 2, 2007, 2:15 PM (GMT+02:00)
Three were convicted Wed. Oct. 31 of mass murder and sentenced to 30 years jail for each of the 191 dead victims, plus varying terms for each of the 1,800 injured in the 10 explosions. They are ringleader Jamal Zougam and Othman El Gnaoui, both Moroccan, and Emilio Trashorras, a ...
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report November 1, 2007, 8:58 AM (GMT+02:00)
They were armed with hand grenades and explosives. One wore a bomb belt.
On interrogation, they told Egyptian police who captured them that they belonged to The Army of Islam, the al-Qaeda-Palestinian cell which took part in the abduction of Israeli corporal Gilad Shalit 16 months ago and BBC reporter Alan ...
The CIA warns several European countries of possible al Qaeda attacks which may include Paris "waste water system" as target<br/>
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report October 8, 2007, 12:58 PM (GMT+02:00)
A French official told AP Thursday that the warning referred to al Qaeda agents possible planning suicide or bombing attacks in London and cities in Italy, France and Germany.
Le Monde reported that the CIA had intercepted an e-mail on Sept. 11 addressed to Salah Gasmi, a notorious activist of "al ...
<span class="debka">debka</span><span class="file">file</span>: Bin Laden uses Nazi Holocaust to slam Western culture<br/>
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report September 19, 2007, 10:13 AM (GMT+02:00)
In his first videotaped speech in three years, Osama bin Laden on Sept 7 addresses the Holocaust at length for the first time, branding "the Holocaust of the Jews as "your [American] culture, not our culture." He says: "In fact, burning living beings is forbidden in our religion (sic!), even ...
Al Qaeda-Maghreb claims two deadly attacks in Algeria the week after terrorist strikes were foiled in Germany and Denmark<br/>
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report September 17, 2007, 10:05 PM (GMT+02:00)
Fifty people were killed, hundreds wounded, in the two attacks in Algeria, 19 of them by a suicide bomber who failed to reach his target, President Abdelaziz Bouteflika on a visit to Batna, east of Algiers Thursday. He detonated his belt in the president's security cordon. The virulent North African ...
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report September 8, 2007, 11:10 PM (GMT+02:00)
Al Qaeda's leader, Osama bin Laden presented a brushed up new image in his first video speech in three years on September 8. His style had changed too as he bid to challenge President George W. Bush's recent assertions that the West is engaged in a long ideological war with ...
German, Danish authorities thwart al Qaeda-linked terrorist plots, round up suspects, as 9/11 anniversary approaches<br/>
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report September 8, 2007, 8:56 PM (GMT+02:00)
German officials say the threat was massive and would have been bigger than the Madrid and London bombing attacks. Three of the suspects were Germans who converted to Islam and one a Turkish national, all in their twenties and all trained in Pakistan in 2006.
Jorg Ziercke of the German ...
<span class="debka">debka</span><span class="file">file</span> Exclusive: New Al Qaeda threat of radioactive truck attacks naming New York, Los Angeles, Miami <br/>
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report August 17, 2007, 3:03 PM (GMT+02:00)
The threat was picked up by debkafile's monitors from a rush of electronic chatter on al Qaeda sites Thursday, Aug. 8.
The al Qaeda communications accuse the Americans of the grave error of failing to take seriously the videotape released by the American al Qaeda spokesman Adam Gaddahn ...
<span class="debka">debka</span><span class="file">file</span> CLARIFIES ITS DISCLOSURE OF AL QAEDA'S RADIOLOGICAL THREAT TO NEW YORK<br/>
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report August 17, 2007, 3:03 PM (GMT+02:00)
At midnight Thursday, Aug. 9, debkafile's monitors of terrorist Web sites and forums connected the messages accumulating from midday. They spelled out an al Qaeda threat mentioning New York, Los Angeles and Miami as targets of attacks "by means of trucks loaded with radioactive material." Our counter-terror sources ...
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report August 17, 2007, 3:00 PM (GMT+02:00)
The jihadists had made an example of the Yazidis of Mt. Sinjar, holding them up as the first complete community they had succeeded in driving out of Iraq. They even urged harassing the refugees to speed the removal of every last Yazidi Kurd from Iraq.
Al Qaeda timed its brutal attack ...
Pro-Taliban Islamists seize shrine in NW Pakistan, rename it after Red Mosque destroyed in Islamabad<br/>
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report July 31, 2007, 8:23 PM (GMT+02:00)
Some 70 jihadis occupied the shrine named of Pashtun freedom fighter Sahib Turangzai in the Mohmad tribal regional town of Lakarai Sunday and renamed it for the mosque besieged and demolished in the capital earlier this month leaving 102 dead.
Al Qaeda's No. 2 says "a very precise response is in preparation" against the UK for Salman Rushdie knighthood
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report July 13, 2007, 12:52 PM (GMT+02:00)
The Indian-born writer is thus doubly threatened by Iran and al Qaeda for his Satanic Verses. In a new audio tape released Tuesday, Dr. Ayman Zawahiri says to British PM Gordon Brown: "The policy of your predecessor has brought tragedy and defeat upon you, not only in Afghanistan and Iraq ...
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report July 13, 2007, 9:22 AM (GMT+02:00)
Among the dead were the radicals' leader Abdul Rashid Ghazi, who was killed in when the army stormed the Islamabad mosque Tuesday. During the heavy fighting, 10 soldiers and 50 radicals were killed and 50 surrendered. Hundreds escaped, including women and children held hostage by the Taliban-style extremists.
<span class="debka">debka</span><span class="file">file</span>: Al Qaeda's No. 2 issues dire threats against two government heads, UK's Gordon Brown and Lebanon's Fouad Siniora<br/>
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report July 10, 2007, 10:24 AM (GMT+02:00)
Ayman Zawahiri's videotaped tirade catches Britain on July 10 in a highly edgy state after three attempted terrorist attacks, and Lebanon in the grip of a Damascus-backed al Qaeda linked offensive ahead of the UN Security Council debate on Lebanon.
Addressing the UK, the al Qaeda leader says "a very precise ...
A message on a jihadist forum saying: "Today I say: Rejoice, by Allah, London shall be bombed" appeared 17 hours before the first bomb car was found in Haymarket London early Friday
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report July 3, 2007, 1:05 PM (GMT+02:00)
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report June 30, 2007, 2:30 PM (GMT+02:00)
Scotland Yard, with all its protestations of leveling frankly with the London public on the two foiled car bomb attacks on central London Friday, June 29, has referred to 60 liters of gasoline, gas canisters and nails found in the two Mercedes, which would have cost many lives had they ...
In change of course, Al Qaeda's No. 2 Zuwahiri voices support for Hamas takeover of Gaza in Web audio <br/>
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report June 27, 2007, 12:18 PM (GMT+02:00)
Ayman Zuwahiri says: "...due to the Arab governments' historic failure to protect Jerusalem and attempts to crush the jihad in Palestine," the al the Islamic Resistance Movement, Hamas, deserves support "despite all the mistakes of their leadership - especially in the light of its recent actions in usurping power in ...