Osama bin Laden

Osama bin Laden's son added to US terrorist list

The United States has added one of deceased al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden's sons to its list of designated terrorists, the State Department said Thursday.

Egypt denies Bin Laden's son entry to the country

Egyptian authorities on Saturday denied entry to a son of al-Qaeda's late chief, Osama bin Laden, due to security reasons, sources at Cairo airport said.

CIA "live tweets" raid that killed Osama bin Laden five years later

The Central Intelligence Agency's unusual decision to "live tweet" the 2011 raid in which Osama bin Laden was killed "as if it were happening today," was mocked and criticized on Twitter.

Bin Laden's death five years ago was turning point in war on terror

Osama bin Laden was public enemy number one in the United States for 10 years and worldwide he was the bearded face of international terrorism. Five years ago on Sunday, the trap snapped shut on the al-Qaeda leader when US troops shot him dead.