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Bin Laden's Home Demolished

AP | ANJUM NAVEED | Posted 04.27.2012 | World

MANSEHRA, Pakistan (AP) — Gunmen attacked a bus in northern Pakistan on Tuesday, killing 18 passengers on board, police said. The inc...

Photos Of Osama Bin Laden's Death May Be Released

Posted 01.31.2012 | World

Photographs and video recordings of Osama bin Laden's death may be released to the public, The Atlantic Wire reports. According to ABC News, the CI...

Both Sides Now: Reagan and Matalin Debate Obama's 'Patriotic Populism' and Newt-Nancy

HuffPost Radio | Posted 01.30.2012 | Politics
HuffPost Radio

2011-11-29-20111107bothsidesnow.jpgDid Obama's "America is Back" SOTU rebut the Alinsky, socialist unamerican slurs? Reagan and Matalin debate the State of Obama, Mitt's comeback and Newt's embrace of Ron's mom.

Andrea Stone

Pentagon Probes Alleged Leaks On Bin Laden Raid

HuffingtonPost.com | Andrea Stone | Posted 01.05.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Pentagon has launched an investigation into whether the White House released classified information about the killing of Osama bin L...

'Ask Osama Bin Laden'

AP | By JIM KUHNHENN | Posted 02.07.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama on Thursday forcefully rejected Republican accusations that his foreign policy is timid and amounts to a policy o...

Defense Sec Wins Rare Reward For Bin Laden Mission

AP | LOLITA C. BALDOR | Posted 12.02.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- It was just a tiny sip. But Defense Secretary Leon Panetta was finally able to taste the fruits of his promised reward for getting terr...

Bush Jokes About His Own Literacy

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 01.04.2012 | Politics

Former President George W. Bush joked about his literary abilities in a speech at the Chamber of Commerce in Wichita, Kans. on Thursday. He said at...

Officials: U.S.-Born Muslim Cleric Killed In Yemen

AP | AHMED AL-HAJ | Posted 11.30.2011 | World

SANAA, Yemen — The killings of U.S.-born cleric Anwar al-Awlaki and another American al-Qaida propagandist in a U.S. airstrike Friday wipe out t...

Christie's Absurd Claims

Paul Abrams | Posted 11.28.2011 | Politics
Paul Abrams

Governor Chris Christie claimed President Obama came into office in a crisis, and did not lead. Moreover, he suggested the president did not recognize problems and push to solve them. He must not understand the meanings of two words: "filibuster" and "abuse."

Documentary Shows There Were Last-Minute Doubts On Bin Laden Raid

AP | DAVID BAUDER | Posted 10.31.2011 | Home

NEW YORK — A new documentary reveals that a last-minute double-check of intelligence before the raid that killed Osama bin Laden last spring cas...

Droning on in Afghanistan

Sarwar Kashmeri | Posted 10.17.2011 | World
Sarwar Kashmeri

Today the drone increasingly projects American power and justice in distant lands. Shoot down an American helicopter and you'll soon find a drone buzzing in to settle scores.

Report: Pakistan Gave China Access To Downed Bin Laden-Raid Helicopter

AP | PAULINE JELINEK and KIMBERLY DOZIER | Posted 10.14.2011 | World

WASHINGTON — The U.S. suspects that Pakistan retaliated for the humiliating American raid that killed Osama bin Laden by allowing the Chinese mi...

Osama Wanted Dead. No One Wanted Detainees. Why?

Blake Fleetwood | Posted 10.04.2011 | World
Blake Fleetwood

Killing Bin Laden was a missed opportunity to prove to the Muslim world that this mythical leader was nothing more than a vicious criminal who slaughtered innocent civilians, against all tenets of his religion.

Man Who Hunted Bin Laden Identified

Posted 09.12.2011 | Politics

The New York Observer reports that the man who hunted Osama bin Laden has been identified. The mystery started to unravel after the AP wrote a stor...

'Less, Not More'

AP | SEBASTIAN ABBOT | Posted 09.10.2011 | World

ISLAMABAD — The decision to suspend more than one-third of American military aid to Pakistan could end up hurting Washington more than Islamabad...

Did We Save Bin Laden From a "Fate Worse Than Death"?

Blake Fleetwood | Posted 08.24.2011 | Politics
Blake Fleetwood

It would have been better and wiser for us and the world -- and worse for al Qaeda -- if we hadn't summarily assassinated Osama bin Laden.

Cellphone Provides New Bin Laden-Pakistani Leads

AP | Posted 08.23.2011 | World

WASHINGTON — A cellphone of Osama bin Laden's trusted courier recovered in the U.S. raid last month that killed both men in Pakistan contained c...

Predicting Obama's Afghanistan Announcement

Chris Weigant | Posted 08.22.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Obama, from many accounts, will be using a tactic in his primetime speech that I would call "muddying the waters." The president is going to have a more complicated withdrawal schedule than one might have expected.

The Road From Abbottabad Leads to Lame Analysis

C. Christine Fair | Posted 08.21.2011 | World
C. Christine Fair

Navigating this strained relationship under the pressures of reality is hard enough. However, accounts like that of Hitchens and others here and in Pakistan, dims the prospects for salvaging a relationship that is extremely important for the United States.

Who Is Anwar Al-Awlaki?

GQ | Posted 08.21.2011 | World

With Osama dead, U.S. intelligence is zeroing in on the remaining most dangerous terrorists alive, and one man is at the top of the list. Of the eight...

Marcus Baram

Al-Zawahiri: New Al Qaeda Leader Obvious Choice, But Strategy Remains Unclear

HuffingtonPost.com | Marcus Baram | Posted 08.16.2011 | World

The choice of al Qaeda's longtime number-two, Ayman al-Zawahiri, to replace the late Osama bin Laden as leader of the terror group did not surprise te...

Al Qaeda Chooses Bin Laden Successor

The Huffington Post/AP | Posted 08.15.2011 | World

CAIRO (AP) — Al-Qaeda has selected its longtime No. 2 to succeed Osama bin Laden following last month's U.S. commando raid that killed the terror le...

Navy Ship That Buried Bin Laden Returns To San Diego

AP | ELLIOT SPAGAT | Posted 08.15.2011 | Los Angeles

CORONADO, Calif. — Thousands of sailors aboard the USS Carl Vinson jubilantly returned to their home port Wednesday, four days before Father's D...

How to Bring Jihadist Fundamentalism to Its End

Amir Madani | Posted 07.26.2011 | World
Amir Madani

Bin Laden's demise is a serious blow to al-Qaeda but not the end of al-Qaeda, because its ideology endures.

Tell Us Your Questions About Pakistan

Posted 07.26.2011 | World

In our Voices of Pakistan series, the Huffington Post is writing a series of articles exploring the views of the Pakistani people. Sobia Ali, a Huff P...