Monday, March 10, 2014
- Sahim Alwan was trained at an al-Qaeda camp in Afhganistan in the lead-up to the 9/11 attacks
- The Lackawanna, New York-native quit the terrorist group when he realized he might be used as a suicide bomber
- Alwan testified as a witness this week in the trial of Suliam Abu Ghaith - Osama bin Laden's son-in-law
- Ghaith is accused of recruiting members for al-Qaeda
An American who trained at an al-Qaeda camp in Afghanistan in the spring of 2001 before losing his nerve testified Thursday how he encountered Osama bin Laden and the terror group's spokesman at a safe house — and that bin Laden hinted that a suicide attack on U.S. soil was in the works.
Patriarch Bartholomew expressed his categorical opposition to the possible conversion of Hagia Sophia of Constantinople in a mosque, during the Gathering of the Primates of the Orthodox Churches, which is underway in the city and broadcasted from all the Turkish media.
Has Blackwater been deployed to Ukraine? Notorious U.S. mercenaries 'seen on the streets of flashpoint city' as Russia claims 300 hired guns have arrived in country
Speculation was growing last night that American mercenaries had been deployed to Donetsk after videos emerged of unidentified armed men in the streets of the eastern Ukrainian city.
Istanbul - The "sacred and great" pan-Orthodox Synod will be held in Istanbul in 2016 at the Cathedral of St. Irene. In the meantime, the Orthodox Churches, a Preparatory Commission - composed of a bishop from each church will begin preparatory work "in a fruitful manner" for the meeting . The same group will then serve as the secretariat during the meeting.
Saturday, March 8, 2014
Yulia Tymoshenko - she stole $11 billions from Ukraine. They put her in jail.
Friday, March 7, 2014
Thursday, March 6, 2014
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