07 May '11, 2am

Al-Qaeda vows to avenge Osama's death (via ST iPhone App)

Al-Qaeda vows to avenge Osama's death (via ST iPhone App)

A roadside vendor sells newspapers with headlines about the death of Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden, in Lahore. Al-Qaeda confirmed the death of its leader Osama bin Laden which it threatened to avenge. -- PHOTO: REUTERS WASHINGTON - AL-QAEDA and Islamic militants on Friday vowed to avenge the killing of Osama bin Laden by US commandos, declaring him a 'martyr' and calling on Muslims to rise up against the United States. Confirming Osama's death for the first time, the Al-Qaeda terror network denounced the slaying of its leader by urging Pakistani Muslims 'to cleanse their country from the filth of the Americans who spread corruption in it'. The Afghanistan Taleban also joined the chorus of condemnation - as small rallies were held after Friday prayers in several Islamic nations - saying the loss of the architect of the Sept 11, 2001 attacks would only serve to strengthen ...

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