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  1. September 9, 2011

    Enduring freedom

    The merciless al-Qaeda attacks on New York and Washington 10 years ago started a cycle of warfare that seemed, for a time,...

  2. January 9, 2010

    Jordanians uneasy at country's growing role in tackling terrorism abroad

    Jordan's government faces increased domestic unease about its involvement in the fight against terrorism far beyond the...

  1. January 8, 2010

    Jordanians uneasy about terror fight abroad

    Jordan’s government faces increased domestic unease about its involvement in the fight against terrorism far beyond the...

  2. December 7, 2007

    Outside Edge: A trial without rhyme or reason

    I bought books from the “lyrical terrorist” at Heathrow in 2005. Or at least I hope so. Two days ago, Samina Malik sat 6ft...

  3. July 5, 2007

    Faces of terror

    Osama bin Laden: A member of the wealthy Saudi Bin Laden family, he founded al-Qaeda in the 1980s to assist Arab fighters...

  4. May 24, 2007

    Bush sets out detail of plots to hit US from Iraq

    US President George W. Bush attempted to boost support for the Iraq war yesterday by outlining details of alleged efforts...

  5. May 24, 2007

    Bush tries to rally support for Iraq war

    President George W. Bush tried to boost flagging support for the Iraq war on Wednesday by releasing details of alleged...

  6. April 16, 2007

    BBC treats claim of reporter’s death as ‘rumour’

    The BBC and British government on Monday sought clarification on the fate of the kidnapped journalist Alan Johnston after an...

  7. October 1, 2006

    Iraq officials claim to be closing in on al-Qaeda leader

    Officials in Baghdad on Sunday declared that they were close to capturing al-Qaeda’s new leader in Iraq as the government...

  8. September 10, 2006

    Cheney reasserts Iraq/al-Qaeda links

    US Vice-President Dick Cheney repeated assertions on Sunday on links between the former Iraqi regime of Saddam Hussein and...

  9. September 9, 2006

    Senate finds no Saddam links to al-Qaeda

    Saddam Hussein, the former Iraqi president who was ousted by the US invasion in 2003, had no links to al-Qaeda, according...

  10. August 18, 2006

    Food for thought in Lib Dems' tax policy

    From Mr Kevin Phillips. Sir, One must have some sympathy for the Liberal Democrats: on the two occasions they have...

  11. July 8, 2006

    Revisiting Bush's 'axis of evil' speech

    By opting to test its nuclear-capable missiles on America's independence day, North Korea sent a calculated message of...

  12. July 5, 2006

    Bodies flood Baghdad morgue despite Zarqawi's death

    BAGHDAD, July 5 (Reuters) - Baghdad's central morgue received nearly 1,600 bodies last month -- the highest number since the...

  13. June 23, 2006

    US Senate rejects moves to pull troops from Iraq

    The US Senate yesterday rejected two Democratic proposals on the withdrawal of US troops from Iraq, following a passionate...

  14. June 22, 2006

    Jordan turns its sights on Muslim Brotherhood

    Jordan has opened a new domestic battlefront with the main Islamic organisation in the country, to add to the many woes...

  15. June 22, 2006

    US Senate rejects moves to withdraw from Iraq

    The Senate on Thursday rejected two Democratic proposals on the withdrawal of US troops from Iraq, following a passionate...

  16. June 20, 2006

    Missing US soldiers in Iraq found dead

    The brutal murder of two US soldiers who went missing in Iraq at the weekend will undermine recent efforts by Iraqi and US...

  17. June 17, 2006

    Bush fortunes lifted by string of successes

    It was not exactly a victory dance, but Republicans were last week starting to find a new assertiveness following the death...

  18. June 17, 2006

    Bush's bounce in the opinion polls

    Of all the moments to declare the Iraq war a mistake and call for complete US withdrawal by December, this was the least...

  19. June 16, 2006

    Bush fortunes lifted by string of successes

    It was not exactly a victory dance, but Republicans were last week starting to find a new assertiveness following the death...

  20. June 16, 2006

    US toll in Iraq hits 2,500 as parties square off

    The US military death toll in Iraq hit 2,500 yesterday as Democrats and Republicans faced off over the war just five months...

  21. June 16, 2006

    US death toll hits 2,500 as parties square off

    The US death toll in Iraq hit 2,500 on Thursday as Republicans and Democrats in Congress faced off over the Iraq war just...

  22. June 15, 2006

    Iraq's amnesty offer

    Last week's elimination by air strike of Abu Musab al-Zarqawi, the butchering leader of the al-Qaeda franchise incubated in...

  23. June 14, 2006

    Zarqawi was betrayed by one of his own

    From Margaret McGirr. Sir, Every article on the killing of Abu Musab al-Zarqawi says the same things. The violence will...

  24. June 14, 2006

    Republicans put focus on terror fight

    In a co-ordinated effort to revise a theme that proved highly effective in the 2004 elections, Republican leaders yesterday...

  25. June 14, 2006

    Bush flies to Baghdad to pledge support for new premier

    President George W. Bush yesterday committed his administration's support to the third Iraqi prime minister in as many...

  26. June 13, 2006

    Republicans make Iraq part of re-election effort

    In a co-ordinated effort to revise a theme that proved highly effective in the 2004 elections, Republican leaders on Tuesday...

  27. June 13, 2006

    Iraq mulls amnesty offer to insurgents

    The Iraqi government is preparing a national reconciliation initiative that could include a conditional amnesty offer and...

  28. June 13, 2006

    Bush flies to Iraq to pledge support for premier

    President George W. Bush on Tuesday committed his administration’s support to the third Iraqi prime minister in as many...

  29. June 13, 2006

    Bush launches new drive to support Iraqi government

    President George W. Bush launched a strategic reassessment of US policy in Iraq yesterday, joined by his cabinet and...

  30. June 13, 2006

    Al-Qaeda site names militant to take over from Zarqawi

    A website used by Iraq's al-Qaeda claimed yesterday that the group had appointed a successor to Abu Musab al-Zarqawi, the...

  31. June 13, 2006

    Bush in drive to back Iraq government

    President George W. Bush launched a strategic reassessment of US policy in Iraq on Monday, joined by his cabinet and...

  32. June 12, 2006

    Bush hails 'severe blow to al-Qaeda'

    Oil prices dipped below $70 a barrel on hopes of a reduction in violence in Iraq, after Abu Musab al-Zarqawi, Iraq's most...

  33. June 10, 2006

    THE BIG STORY

    The US, British and Iraqi leaders hailed the killing of Abu Musab al-Zarqawi, the al-Qaeda leader in Iraq, as a blow to the...

  34. June 10, 2006

    Splits in society 'permeate Iraq government'

    As Iraq yesterday braced itself for more violence following the killing of Abu Musab al-Zarqawi, the country's deputy prime...

  35. June 9, 2006

    Bush welcomes news but warns of further violence

    President George W. Bush yesterday welcomed the death of Abu Musab al-Zarqawi but warned that his elimination would not end...

  36. June 9, 2006

    Political infighting ensnares Maliki's new cabinet appointees

    Just hours after Abu Musab al-Zarqawi's death, Nuri al-Maliki, Iraq's prime minister, appointed his ministers of defence,...

  37. June 9, 2006

    Death unlikely to affect threat of global terrorism

    The threat from international terrorism to countries beyond the Middle East is unlikely to be much affected by the demise...

  38. June 9, 2006

    Zarqawi's demise is a psychological boost

    The death in a US air strike of Abu Musab al-Zarqawi, an ultra-violent jihadi with views bordering on fascism, who was...

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