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Trump might use a law signed days after 9/11 to justify war with Iran

There are signs that the Trump administration might attempt to cite a law passed just three days after the September 11, 2001, terror attacks to use military force against Iran. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has attempted to link al Qaeda and Iran, which would allow the US to invoke […]
Trump might use a law signed days after 9/11 to justify war with Iran
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Al Qaeda terrorist considered ‘probably the most sophisticated terrorist bomb-maker on the planet’ was killed by US drone strike, US officials confirm

US officials say Ibrahim al-Asiri, an Al Qaeda bomb-maker believed to have masterminded a plot to down a commercial airliner over Detroit on Christmas Day 2009, was killed in a US drone strike last year, according to multiple reports. Al-Asiri was described by a former US intelligence official, Michael Morell, […]
Al Qaeda terrorist considered ‘probably the most sophisticated terrorist bomb-maker on the planet’ was killed by US drone strike, US officials confirm
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Hulu’s new series ‘The Looming Tower’ is a gripping drama about government infighting between the CIA and FBI in the lead-up to 9/11

Hulu‘s latest original series, “The Looming Tower,” is a gripping political drama of the events leading up to the 9/11 terrorist attacks. The 10-episode limited series stars Jeff Daniels, Michael Stulhbarg, Alec Baldwin, and Peter Sarsgaard. “The Looming Tower” currently stands at a 95% “Fresh” rating on the reviews aggregator […]
Hulu’s new series ‘The Looming Tower’ is a gripping drama about government infighting between the CIA and FBI in the lead-up to 9/11
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How ISIS makes over $1 billion a year

VIDEO: ISIS is not only one of the most threatening terrorist organisations in the world -- but also one of the richest, raising hundreds of millions of dollars a year. A report from the UK Treasury outlines just how terrorist groups like ISIS and Al Qaeda are funded.
How ISIS makes over $1 billion a year
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Al-Qaeda has released one of two Australians kidnapped in Burkina Faso

A militant group has released Jocelyn Elliott after abducting her and her husband Ken Elliott on January 15. Elliott was presented at a news conference in Dosso by Niger’s President Mahamadou Issoufou with negotiations continuing for the release of her husband, according to reports by Reuters. “We are trusting that […]
Al-Qaeda has released one of two Australians kidnapped in Burkina Faso
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How terrorist groups like ISIS make money

VIDEO: ISIS is not only one of the most threatening terrorist organisations in the world -- but also one of the richest, raising hundreds of millions of dollars a year. A recent report from the UK Treasury outlines just how terrorist groups like ISIS and Al Qaeda are funded.
How terrorist groups like ISIS make money