Despite billions in aid, US unable to get Pakistan to confront militants

Since 2001 the United States has tried virtually every strategy available to persuade Pakistan`s army to take the threat of militancy more seriously, but 12 years and $28 billion in aid later, all the American approaches are widely viewed as having failed.

US seeks to use Osama bin Laden letters at terror trial

Prosecutors want a judge presiding over a terrorism trial to let them show jurors letters recovered in the raid that killed Osama bin Laden to boost evidence against a man snatched off the streets of Libya last year.

US seeks to use letters from bin Laden raid at terror trial

US. prosecutors have asked a federal judge to allow them to use documents seized during the 2011 military raid that killed Osama bin Laden at the January trial of suspected al Qaeda figure Abu Anas al-Liby.

CIA lied about torture, suggests Senate report

When CIA interrogators were torturing accused Sept. 11 mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed at a secret prison in Poland in March 2003, a top CIA analyst asked them to show him a photograph of an alleged terrorist named Majid Khan.

'Info gained by interrogating detainees aided Laden finding'

Information gained through interrogation of detainees resulted in the finding of Osama bin Laden, the CIA said after an explosive US Senate report today alleged the spy agency's torturing did not yield any substantial information.

Bin Laden family-owned group to build Africa's highest tower

 A construction group owned by the family of Osama bin Laden is to build a 514-metre high tower in Casablanca, the economic capital of Morocco that will be the tallest on the African continent.

Bin Laden son-in-law's lawyer is heading to prison

An attorney for Osama bin Laden's son-in-law has been sentenced to 18 months in prison on tax charges.

US Navy SEAL who shot Osama worried over possible prosecution

A former US Navy SEAL, who claims to have gunned Osama bin Laden, has said he is worried that the Pentagon may prosecute him for spilling the beans on the covert raid on the al-Qaeda chief's hideout in Pakistan.

Navy SEAL who shot bin Laden was at war for years

Former Navy SEAL Robert O'Neill, who says he fired the shots that killed Osama bin Laden, played a role in some of the most consequential combat missions of the post-9/11 era, including three depicted in Hollywood movies. And now he's telling the world about them.

Osama bin Laden 'died afraid', says ex-US Navy SEAL Rob O'Neill
Osama bin Laden 'died afraid', says ex-US Navy SEAL Rob O'Neill

The US Navy SEAL commando Rob O'Neill who claimed to have fired the final shot that killed Osama bin Laden says the al Qaeda kingpin 'died afraid'.

Former 'Seal Team Six' member Robert O'Neill claims he killed Osama, triggers row
Former 'Seal Team Six' member Robert O'Neill claims he killed Osama, triggers row

Three years after Osama Bin Laden was killed in an midnight raid by a crack team of US Navy Seals commandos, a row has erupted over who fired the shot that led to the end of world's most wanted terrorist.

Who shot Osama bin Laden? Former US Navy SEALS make rival claims

Members of the U.S. Navy Seal commando team that killed Osama bin Laden at his Pakistan hideout in May, 2011 are making conflicting claims as to who actually shot the al Qaeda leader.

Rob O'Neill - the US Navy SEAL who shot Osama bin Laden
Rob O'Neill - the US Navy SEAL who shot Osama bin Laden

Lifting the lid off who shot Osama bin Laden, a report has revealed the name of the heroic US Navy SEAL who shot three bullets into the head of al Qaeda's kingpin.

Author of bin Laden book sues ex-attorneys

New York: A former Navy SEAL who wrote a book describing the raid that killed Osama bin Laden sued his former lawyers for malpractice, saying they gave him bad advice that tarnished his reputation, cost him his US security clearance and caused him to surrender much of the book's income to the government.

US Navy SEALs warned against disclosing secrets

The elite US Navy SEALs have been warned against betraying their promise to maintain secrecy and not speak to the media to gain "public notoriety and financial gain", just days before the broadcast a documentary with a commando who claims to have shot Osama bin Laden in Pakistan.

US Navy SEALs told to stop spilling secrets

 The commander of US Navy SEALs has issued a stinging rebuke to troops who have broken the elite force`s hallowed tradition of secrecy and humility by publishing memoirs and speaking to the media.

US Navy SEAL who killed Osama bin Laden to reveal his identity
US Navy SEAL who killed Osama bin Laden to reveal his identity

A former member of the US`s elite Navy SEALs who killed al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden will reveal his identity in a documentary to be shown next month on the Fox News channel, the company has announced.

US commando who killed Bin Laden to reveal identity

The US Navy Seal commando who fired the shots which killed Al-Qaeda chief Osama Bin Laden is to reveal his identity in a Fox News television documentary next month, the network announced Wednesday.

Pakistan needs to end 'adventurism': India, says no fear of talks

India on Friday stuck to its tough stance on ceasefire violations by Pakistan by asking it to end the present "adventurism" but made it clear that it has "no fear of talks".

ISI having ties with terrorist groups an open secret: Panetta
ISI having ties with terrorist groups an open secret: Panetta

Pakistani spy agency ISI having close ties with terror groups is an open secret and this was the reason why the US did not share the intelligence about the raid on Osama bin Laden's hideout with Islamabad, former Defense Secretary and ex-CIA Director Leon Panetta has said.