Al Zawahiri

  • US evacuating its citizens from Yemen amid Qaeda threat 06-08-2013 06:49 PM

    Washington: The US on Tuesday began evacuating its nationals from Yemen amid a worldwide alert linked to electronic intercepts from al-Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri, ordering one of the most serious attacks since 9/11. The State Department said it had pulled all non-essential personnel from Yemen, and the Pentagon said the...
  • Pak urges US to share intelligence on Zawahiri 10-07-2011 06:31 PM

    Islamabad: Pakistani called on the United States on Sunday to share information about new al Qaeda leader Ayman al Zawahiri after US Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said he believed that Osama bin Laden's successor was in Pakistan. During his first trip to Kabul on Saturday as Pentagon chief, Panetta said...
  • US: Charges against Osama bin Laden dropped 17-06-2011 11:21 PM

    New York: US Federal prosecutors in Manhattan on Friday dropped terrorism charges against slain al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden who was killed by American commandos in Pakistan. The fist indictment was filed again bin Laden in Federal District Court in Manhattan in 1998 and charged him with conspiracy to...
  • US vows to hunt down new Qaeda chief Zawahiri 17-06-2011 11:18 AM

    Washington: The US on Thursday vowed to hunt down Ayman al-Zawahiri, the new Al Qaeda leader, the same way as that of his predecessor Osama bin Laden, who was killed in an American raid in Abbottabad in Pakistan. "He (Zawahiri) and his organisation still threaten us. As we did both...
  • Zawahiri lacks Osama's credentials, charisma: US 16-06-2011 06:45 PM

    Washington: Al Qaeda's new leader Ayman al-Zawahiri does not match his predecessor Osama bin Laden in his charisma nor does he have the slain leader's credentials, a top official of the Obama administration said on Thursday. Hours after the announcement of al Qaeda appointing a successor to bin Laden became...
  • Capture Kashmiri, Omar by July: US warns Pak 02-06-2011 08:09 AM

    New Delhi: The US getting tough on Pakistan. It has given the country a deadline till July to capture five most wanted al Qaeda and Taliban terrorists. Pakistani security forces have been asked to capture al-Zawahiri, Mullah Omar, Illyas Kashmiri, Sirajuddin Haqqani and Atia Abdur Rehman either in a unilateral...
  • Al-Makki key courier between Osama, al-Zawahiri 18-05-2011 11:22 AM

    Islamabad: Yemeni al Qaeda operative Abu Sohaib Al-Makki, arrested by Pakistani security agencies was a 'key courier' between slain terror mastermind Osama bin Laden and his deputy Aiman al-Zawahiri. Muhammad Ali Qasim Yaqub alias Abu Sohaib Al-Makki, described as a "senior al Qaeda operative", was arrested by security agencies in...
  • Ex Egyptian policeman is Qaeda's interim CEO 18-05-2011 07:02 AM

    New York: An Egyptian who was once a Special Forces officer has been chosen "caretaker" leader of al Qaeda in the wake of Osama bin Laden's death, according to a source with detailed knowledge of the group's inner workings. Al Qaeda's interim leader is Saif al-Adel, who has long played...
  • Act against terror: US to Pakistan 09-05-2011 09:36 PM

    New Delhi: The signals from Washington couldn't be stronger - Pakistan must be fully on board in the US campaign against terrorism otherwise the US could resort to unilateral action to capture or kill terrorists hiding in Pakistan. America appears to be stepping up the pressure on Pakistan to be...
  • Al Zawahiri next target, Pak may not be told 09-05-2011 01:41 PM

    Washington: After killing Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden, the United States is now hunting for his deputy Ayman al Zawahiri, but it still may not tell Pakistan if he is targeted. It would depend on "the specifics of the operation," White House National Security Advisor Tom Donilon told ABC...
  • US now looking for Al Zawahiri: Donilon 08-05-2011 10:40 PM

    Washington: Terming the killing of Osama bin Laden as the most significant achievement against al Qaeda, a top White House official on Sunday said the US is now looking for his deputy Ayman al Zawahiri, who is likely to be the new chief of the terror outfit. "Al Zawahiri will...
  • US turns heat on ISI chief, demand answers 07-05-2011 09:16 PM

    New Delhi: Osama bin Laden is gone but Washington suspects some people at the top of the Pakistani establishment were aware of his whereabouts and kept quiet. The 'New York Times' quoted a senior administration official as saying, "It's hard to believe that army chief Kayani and ISI Director General...
  • Osama, Zawahiri parted ways 6 years ago: report 07-05-2011 08:34 PM

    Washington: Slain Osama bin Laden and his deputy Ayman al-Zawahiri, who is likely to be the new chief of al Qaeda, "parted ways" six years ago after the 9/11 mastermind was "marginalised" by the Egyptian surgeon, a senior Pakistani intelligence official has said. "They had parted ways some six years...
  • Osama betrayed by Zawahiri: Saudi paper 05-05-2011 05:47 PM

    Dubai: Al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden was betrayed by his deputy Ayman al-Zawahiri who led US forces to his hideout as the two were involved in an intense power struggle, a Saudi newspaper has reported. The two top al Qaeda men had differences and the courier who led US...
  • Osama in northwest Pak under ISI protection 18-10-2010 05:05 PM

    Washington: World's most wanted terrorists Osama bin Laden and his deputy Ayman al-Zawahiri may be hiding close to each other in houses in northwest Pakistan, protected by some members of ISI, a media report said Monday. The two top al-Qaeda commanders may not be together and are not living in...
  • Osama spits fire over Obama's 'reach-out' to Muslims 04-06-2009 09:59 AM

    Bin Laden's deputy Ayman al-Zawahiri urged Egyptians to shun Obama. ...
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  • Al-Qaeda mocks Bush in new video 23-01-2007 02:02 PM

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