Nic Robertson

  • US likely to take military action against Syria 27-08-2013 09:47 AM

    Reports suggest that the United States of America is considering military action against Syria for its alleged use of chemical weapons against civilians. The US, reportedly, is all set to fire cruise missiles from its carriers station to the west of Syria. This comes after a strong statement from Secretary...
  • Boston bombings: Suspects' hometown Dagestan in spotlight 29-04-2013 03:11 PM

    The tragedy in Boston has made people from Dagestan worry about perceptions of their community. ...
  • Pakistan: Imran Khan heats up election campaign 02-04-2013 09:31 AM

    Pakistan's election season is heating up despite a bombing and threats of more violence. ...
  • Sharing Oscar Pistorius's nightmare 01-03-2013 09:35 AM

    Pistorius is not the first figure in the sporting world accused of shooting a loved one. ...
  • Ireland to legalise abortion when mother's life is at risk 19-12-2012 01:15 PM

    Ireland on Tuesday announced it will legalise abortions when the mother's life is at risk, weeks after the death of Indian dentist Savita Halappanavar who died after being refused an abortion in the European country. The decision comes after a huge public outcry over the death of 31-year-old Savita, who...
  • Savita Halappanavar's abortion request papers 'are missing' 24-11-2012 10:16 AM

    Ireland has ordered a third probe into the tragic death of Indian doctor Savita Halappanavar after she was denied a life-saving abortion by a Galway hospital. ...
  • Syria's bloodiest week: 1600 dead in 7 days 03-09-2012 09:56 AM

    The crisis in Syria is getting bloodier by the day. According to the UNICEF, 1,600 people were killed in the country last week. ...
  • Saudi Arabia plans a 'women-only' city 14-08-2012 09:51 AM

    In a first of sorts, Saudi Arabia is planning to build a new city exclusively for women, to allow them greater financial independence, while upholding the country's laws on segregation of the sexes. ...
  • Al Qaeda still a threat, planning more terror attacks 02-05-2012 08:19 AM

    Documents that include detailed accounts of the planning for some of al Qaeda's biggest attacks and ideas for future operations were recovered in Germany recently. ...
  • Gaddafi's son speaks on US-Libya ties 04-09-2011 11:23 AM

    Saif Gaddafi told that the libyan government had a close, working relationship with US counterterrorism officials. ...
  • Secret Libyan files reveal links with CIA 04-09-2011 11:14 AM

    Papers found in former intelligence chief's office show strong links between the CIA, MI-6 and the Libyan government. ...
  • Libya: inside Saadi Gaddafi's den 03-09-2011 01:11 PM

    Here's a look inside Saadi Gaddafi's house, abandoned by the Gaddafi family. ...
  • Manifesto made by Norway mass murderer 25-07-2011 12:02 PM

    An online video was purportedly put up by the Norway accused minutes before the terror strike giving an insight into his mind. ...
  • Protests against Osama killing world over 07-05-2011 08:08 AM

    Hundereds of pro-Osama came out on the streets to protests against Osama killing. ...
  • al Qaeda had plans to bomb US rail network 06-05-2011 08:30 AM

    Information recovered from Osama's computer which shows that al Qaeda planned a rail attack on the 9/11 anniversary. ...
  • Ground Report: A tour of Osama's town 05-05-2011 09:55 PM

    CNN's Nic Robertson took a tour from Pakistan's military academy to Osama bin Laden's compound in Abbottabad. ...
  • Was Pakistan aware of Osama's presence? 05-05-2011 09:43 AM

    CNN's Nic Robertson shows how close Osama's compound was to the Pakistan's military academy. ...
  • A tour of the Compound where Osama lived 04-05-2011 07:47 AM

    CNN's Nic Robertson takes you on a tour of the house where Osama bin Laden was killed by US forces. ...
  • Ground Report: inside Osama's compound 03-05-2011 11:13 PM

    The video takes you inside Osama Bin Laden's hideout in Abbottabaad, Pakistan. ...
  • War of propaganda on in Libya 25-03-2011 07:48 PM

    Not just airstrikes - a war of propaganda on in Libya as well. Nic Robertson, who is in Tripoli, tells us more. ...
  • Allies attack Gaddafi military installation 23-03-2011 09:11 PM

    CNN's Nic Robertson visited Gaddafi's millitary installation which was attacked by the coalition forces. ...
  • Libya: Gaddafi's compound heavly damaged 21-03-2011 05:41 PM

    CNN's Nic Robertson was invited by government officials to tour the damaged compound. ...
  • Loud explosions, gunfire near Gaddafi's palace 20-03-2011 01:45 PM

    Gunfire continued and then sort of died out sporadically as Libyan state TV showed pictures. ...
  • Libya: no mercy on traitors says Gaddafi 18-03-2011 09:31 AM

    Libya leader Muammar Gaddafi says he will respond to any foreign offensive with force. ...
  • Libya: Gaddafi's forces gaining momentum 14-03-2011 11:13 AM

    Rebels call their withdrawal a tactical retreat as Gaddafi forces reclaims rebel held regions. ...
  • Japan quake causes nuclear radiation leak 12-03-2011 08:59 AM

    CNN's Nic Robertson talks to Janie Eudy, wife of nuclear plant worker who has gone missing. ...
  • Gaddafi disappoints media after hotel visit 09-03-2011 09:34 AM

    Journalists felt let down as Gaddafi left from a back door, after giving interview to a Turkish channel. ...
  • Libya witnesses mass exodus as unrest grows 25-02-2011 08:56 AM

    Citizens, expats, and even troops are fleeing the country as unrest intensifies in Libya. ...
  • Alexandria tries to move on amidst Egypt unrest 03-02-2011 09:39 AM

    Shops, offices open in the Egyptian city of Alexandria amid reports of clashes in Cairo. ...
  • Why the West can't find Osama bin Laden 13-11-2010 02:36 PM

    It has been a decade since the 9/11 attacks and the West is still searching for al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden. In fact, in some ways allied forces were much closer to capturing bin Laden in 2001 then they are now. That is the view from one former intelligence insider...