Bagpipes, bells and a reading of the names of the nearly 3,000 people killed when hijacked jetliners crashed into the World Trade Center, the Pentagon and a Pennsylvania field marked the 12th anniversary of the September 11 attacks in 2001.
US investigators tracked Suleiman Abu Ghaith, a son-in-law of Osama bin Laden, for about 10 years before he was detained in Jordan and brought by the FBI to New York City in the past few days, US officials familiar with the investigation said.
A son-in-law of Osama bin Laden and longtime suspected member of al Qaeda, Suleiman Abu Ghaith, has been captured by US officials, said sources.
He was picked up in Turkey and was brought to the US in an operation led by Jordanian autho
Al Qaeda's new second-in-command was killed earlier this week in Pakistan, US officials said on Saturday, in a major blow to the group still reeling from the death of Osama bin Laden.
Atiyah abd al-Rahman, a Libyan national, rose to the nu
Al Qaeda released a posthumous audio recording by Osama Bin Laden in which the Islamist group's leader praised revolutions sweeping the Arab world, and called for more "tyrants" to be toppled.
Islamists have often been conspicuous by their
Gunmen attacked a car belonging to the Saudi Arabian consulate in the Pakistani city of Karachi on Monday killing a Saudi national, police said.
The attack came days after unidentified attackers threw two hand grenades at the Saudi consula
President Barack Obama will lay out a vision for his policy toward the Middle East on Thursday, using Osama bin Laden's death as a chance to recast the US response to political upheaval in the Arab world.
Obama, who has enjoyed a boost
The price of oil had been going too high, to $120 a barrel, which is not good for consumers because it can affect the world economy, and a price in the range of $90 to $100 will be ideal, said an Opec delegate.
Oil's sharp slide this week
Saudi Arabia, the country of Osama bin Laden's birth, hopes his killing will help the international fight against terrorism and stamp out the 'misguided thought' behind it, the Saudi state news agency said on Monday.
Thousands of people poured into the streets outside the White House and in New York City early on Monday, waving US flags, cheering and honking horns to celebrate al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden's death.
Almost 10 years after the September