Tag: Pakistan

Congressional No-Show at ‘Heart-Breaking’ Drone Survivor Hearing

Originally published at Common Dreams on 10/29/13 In "historic" briefing, Rehman family gives heartbreaking account of drone killing of 65-year-old grandmother... to five lawmakers - Lauren McCauley, staff writer Despite being heralded as the first time in...

US Government Protection of Al-Qaeda Terrorists and the US-Saudi Black Hole

For almost two centuries American government, though always imperfect, was also a model for the world of limited government, having evolved a system of restraints on executive power through its constitutional arrangement of checks...

The Osama bin Laden Myth

The interview below with Osama bin Laden was conducted by the Karachi, Pakistan, daily newspaper, Ummat and published on September 28, 2001, 17 days after the alleged, but unsubstantiated, al Qaeda attack of September...

New NSA docs contradict 9/11 claims

“I don't think the Bush administration would want to see these released," an expert tells Salon June 19, 2012By Jordan Michael SmithSalon.com Over 120 CIA documents concerning 9/11, Osama bin Laden and counterterrorism were published today...

Terrorism Arithmetic

The most recent issue of the National Counter Terrorism Center's annual Report on Terrorism came out last week, covering the year 2011. I would like to say that it...

The Central Intelligence Agency’s 9/11 File

Top Secret CIA Documents on Osama bin Laden Declassified National Security Archive Electronic Briefing Book No. 381 Posted June 19, 2012 Edited by Barbara Elias-Sanborn with Thanks to Archive Senior Fellow Jeffrey T. Richelson The National Security Archive Washington,...