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Head of Ozone Group, Deutscher Wetterdienst
"This study shows how governments in Europe ... are fuelling dangerous climate change and air pollution with taxpayers’ money.""
Overseas Development Institute
"Threatening to indiscriminately slaughter hundreds of thousands of civilians to protect ourselves is a stupid idea."
Executive Director, ICAN
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Student who fled to Austria from Chechnya
"Thousands of seeds of a single species can be kept alive for tens or hundreds of years""
Maria Manuela Sim-Sim
Curator, Seed Bank A. L. Belo Correia
"He has independence at his core. It is not something that he has improvised"
Friend of Carles Puigdemont
"There will be no cheating. The process is set in a way that you can't cheat. Even at the precinct, the walls of the precinct or the doors of the polling places we will have the results posted."
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A doctor who was key to the US hunting down Osama bin Laden has been charged with murder by Pakistan.
Shakil Afridi is a hero to US officials but
A Pakistani doctor who helped the U.S. track down al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden has been charged with murder.
Shakil Afridi is accused of causing
A 33-year prison sentence has been overturned in Pakistan of a doctor who was instrumental in finding Osama bin Laden.
Dr. Shakil Afridi helped
The radical Muslim cleric Abu Qatada has finally been deported from Britain to Jordan.
He is wanted in Jordan on charges of alleged terrorism. He
Oscar-winning director Kathryn Bigelow, of The Hurt Locker, has chronicled the 10-year manhunt for Osama bin Laden in her new film Zero Dark
A Pakistani surgeon recruited by the CIA to help find Osama bin Laden has been sentenced to 33 years for treason.
Shakeel Afridi was tried under
The family of al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden who was killed by US Special Forces nearly a year ago, were taken over night from a house in Islamabad
Three widows and two daughters of Osama Bin Laden have been sentenced to 45 days in a Pakistani jail. The five women have been found guilty of
The North Tower of the World Trade Center takes nine seconds to collapse to the ground, one hour and 41 minutes after the impact with flight 11
Firefighters and police begin the process of clearing 1.5 million tonnes of debris from “Ground Zero”, where the Twin Towers once stood. Eleven
United Airlines flight 175 hits the World Trade Center’s South Tower between floors 77-85 at a speed of around 950 km/h. All 65 passengers and crew
The immediate aftermath of American Airlines flight 77 hitting the Pentagon. 64 passengers and crew and 125 Pentagon personnel are killed.
The South Tower of the World Trade Centre takes 10 seconds to collapse, 56 minutes after the collision with flight 175.
In a chronology of conflict, 9/11 propels the US to war.
In the immediate aftermath, Osama bin Laden is the prime suspect behind the attacks.
Ken George, in his house in New York’s Long Island, takes 32 pills a day.
He was a 9/11 emergency worker (first responder) and as a result of that
A US treasure hunter plans to comb the bottom of the Arabian Sea to find the remains of Osama bin Laden.
Bill Warren wants to establish if the
With public confidence in Pakistan’s army very low, especially after Osama bin Laden was found living in one of the country’s most heavily
Amid reports of a power struggle to succeed him, al Qaeda’s late leader looks to have spoken from beyond the grave.
A recording purportedly made by
A voice from beyond the grave – an audio recording from the former al Qaeda leader has been posted on Islamist websites.
The posthumously released
Al Qaeda has reportedly named a temporary leader in the wake of Osama bin Laden’s death.
Saif-al-Adel, an Egyptian former special forces officer