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Jul 31, 2014

Suicide Bomber From U.S. Came Home Before Attack

Moner Mohammad Abusalha, a Florida man who died in a suicide attack in Syria in May, traveled to the U.S. for several months after training with a group allied with Al Qaeda... #Syria #Federal Bureau of Investigation #Florida #Al-Qaeda

Jul 29, 2014

For Hostages of Al Qaeda, Objects from Their Captivity Still Carry Meaning

Kidnapping for ransom has become a global business for Al Qaeda. These are some objects saved by former hostages of the terrorist group... #Syria #Federal Bureau of Investigation #Florida #Al-Qaeda

Jul 31, 2014

Suicide Bomber From U.S. Came Home Before Attack

Moner Mohammad Abusalha, a Florida man who died in a suicide attack in Syria in May, traveled to the U.S. for several months after training with a group allied with Al Qaeda... #Syria #Federal Bureau of Investigation

Jul 29, 2014

Ransoming Citizens, Europe Becomes Al Qaeda’s Patron

While some countries, including the United States, refuse to pay ransoms, European ones do — inadvertently helping to bankroll Al Qaeda’s global operations... #Europe #Al-Qaeda #Africa

Jul 31, 2014

Suicide Bomber From U.S. Came Home Before Attack

Moner Mohammad Abusalha, a Florida man who died in a suicide attack in Syria in May, traveled to the U.S. for several months after training with a group allied with Al Qaeda... #Syria #Federal Bureau of Investigation

Jul 29, 2014

Bankrolling terror? European countries reportedly paying millions in ransoms to Al Qaeda

The governments, which include France, Switzerland, Austria, Italy and Germany, all denied paying the ransoms to the terror organization to the Times... #Syria #Federal Bureau of Investigation

Jul 29, 2014

Ransoming Citizens, Europe Becomes Al Qaeda’s Patron

While some countries, including the United States, refuse to pay ransoms, European ones do — inadvertently helping to bankroll Al Qaeda’s global operations... #Europe #Al-Qaeda #Africa

Jul 27, 2014

Al Qaeda-linked Syria fighters release video purporting to show American suicide bomber

An Al Qaeda-linked group fighting in Syria has released video of the first American to carry out a suicide attack in the country's civil war, showing him smiling and saying he looked forward to going to heaven... #Syria #Al-Qaeda

Jul 20, 2014

Proud Sunni neighborhood writhes under Iraq's Shiite security forces

He fought alongside U.S. troops battling Al Qaeda militants on the streets of Adhamiya, one of Baghdad's most treacherous districts during the long American-led occupation. Now he is ready to take up arms against the Iraqi government that he once fou... #Iraq #Baghdad #Al-Qaeda

Jul 25, 2014

Video reportedly shows Lebanese soldier who defected to militants

A Lebanese soldier has defected to an Al Qaeda-affiliated rebel faction in neighboring Syria, denouncing the army as a "tool" of the Shiite Muslim group Hezbollah, according to a video uploaded to social media this week... #Syria #Hezbollah #Al-Qaeda