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The Bombing of U.S. Embassy Dar es Salaam

ADST | Posted 08.07.2016 | World
ADST

On August 7, 1998, between 10:30 and 10:40 a.m. local time, the U.S. embassies in Nairobi , Kenya and Dar es Salaam, Tanzania were attacked in coordin...

The 1998 Bombing of Embassy Nairobi

ADST | Posted 08.07.2016 | World
ADST

I thought the building was going to collapse, and I was pretty sure I was going to die. At the same time I was calmly thinking "this building is going to fall and I'm going to die." I vaguely remember a shadow, like a white cloud, moving past me and the rattle of the tea cup.

Former ABC News Correspondent To Testify In Terrorism Trial

The Huffington Post | Jackson Connor | Posted 01.02.2015 | Media

Former ABC News correspondent John Miller is expected to give testimony in an upcoming terrorism trial regarding an interview he conducted with Osama ...

Bombs Explode Near Egyptian, UAE Embassies In Tripoli

Reuters | Posted 01.12.2015 | World

TRIPOLI, Nov 13 (Reuters) - Bombs exploded near the Egyptian and United Arab Emirates embassies in the Libyan capital, Tripoli, on Thursday though t...

Michael McAuliff

Pain Will Live On For Victims Of Osama Bin Laden

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 07.02.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Osama bin Laden shattered the lives of untold thousands, and while the survivors and relatives of the victims killed in the terrorist at...

If Only Bin Laden Had Been Killed 13 Years Ago

Firas Al-Atraqchi | Posted 07.01.2011 | World
Firas Al-Atraqchi

Bin Laden evaded capture and lived on as an embodiment of what the "War on Terror" was all about. Tonight, I remember the thousands who died anywhere al Qaeda practiced his rituals of fear.

Ghailani Summation Highlights Huge Contrasts with Gitmo Prosecutions

Daphne Eviatar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Daphne Eviatar

I've been struck by the contrasts between two ongoing proceedings: The orderliness, professionalism and fairness of the federal court proceedings, and the confusion, uncertainty and inequity that cloud the military commissions.

Letter Bombs In Greece, Suspicious Packages From Yemen, And More Spur Security Concerns

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Bombings across the world made headlines in the last few days, as multiple world leaders were targeted, embassies faced blasts, an oil pipeline explod...

Alleged Al Qaeda Terrorist Trial Begins This Week in NYC Courtroom

Daphne Eviatar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Daphne Eviatar

Ahmed Khalfan Ghailani remains the only detainee from Guantanamo Bay to be brought to the United States. He's scheduled to go on trial starting this week in lower Manhattan.