US Navy SEALS

  • Rescued from Taliban, Indian American doc to return 11-12-2012 12:51 PM

    Washington: After being rescued in a daring military operation from Taliban captivity, an Indian American doctor who was involved in training local medical professionals in Afghanistan, is set to return home. Dilip Joseph's employers, Colorado-based Morning Star Development, insisted that it did not pay any ransom to the Taliban for...
  • 7 US Navy SEALs punished for revealing secrets 09-11-2012 12:42 PM

    Washington: Seven members of the secretive Navy SEAL Team 6, including one involved in the mission to get Osama bin Laden, have been punished for disclosing classified information, senior Navy officials said on Thursday. Four other SEALs are under investigation for similar alleged violations, one official said. The SEALs are...
  • Seven Navy SEALS punished for leaking info for videogame 09-11-2012 12:32 PM

    Washington: Seven members of an elite US Navy SEAL team, including one who participated in the raid that killed al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden, have been reprimanded for disclosing classified material while helping produce a videogame, officials said on Thursday. All seven of the special operations forces who were...
  • Pakistan college contest: praise for bin Laden 02-07-2011 12:44 AM

    Lahore: Two months after the covert US raid that killed Osama bin Laden, posters emblazoned with images of the burning World Trade Center towers appeared at the country's largest university advertising a literary contest to glorify the slain al-Qaida chief. The poem and essay competition at the prestigious Punjab University...
  • Al-Zawahri succeeds bin Laden as al-Qaida leader 17-06-2011 12:39 AM

    Cairo: Osama bin Laden's longtime deputy Ayman al-Zawahri, a fiery ideologue who is known for his deep hatred of the West and helped plan the 9/11 attacks, has taken control of al-Qaida after the death of the terror network's founder, the group said on Thursday. Al-Zawahri, an Egyptian-born surgeon, has...
  • 'Osama in Pak was our incompetence' 08-05-2011 05:07 PM

    Hello and welcome to Devil's Advocate. Nothing could be more embarrassing for Pakistan than the fact that Osama bin Laden was living in Abbottabad for perhaps five years before being killed in a stealth operation by US Navy SEAL commandos. With me to answer the many questions that arises, the...
  • 30 Minutes: Operation Geronimo 07-05-2011 09:33 PM

    This week on '30 Minutes', catch how Operation Geronimo started and ended in success with the killing of Osama bin Laden, the face of terror. ...
  • Who are the men who killed Osama bin Laden? 06-05-2011 01:33 PM

    As details unfold about the elite U-S military raid that took out Osama, many are enthralled by the mystery men behind the operation. CNN traveled to the Navy SEALs' home town of Virginia Beach for a closer look. ...
  • Osama a mass killer of Muslims: Clinton 05-05-2011 10:35 AM

    Washington: Slain al-Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden, who was shot dead in his hideout by Special US forces in Pakistan, was a mass killer of Muslims and not a martyr as a few people are trying to portray, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has said. In her remarks to the...
  • Who are the US Navy Seals and what they do? 03-05-2011 02:09 PM

    The top secret operation by the US special forces to kill Osama bin laden was code named Geronimo after a late 19th century Apache chief. The entire operation lasted 40 minutes and was carried out by a team called Seal 6 said to be the best of the best special...