The “Blind Sheik” And The CIA – Media Again Bury US Support For Radical Islamism - Center for Research on Globalization

Two days ago the Takfiri Islamist leader Omar Abdul-Rahman , the so called “Blind Sheik”, died in a U.S. prison. He had been found guilty of involvement in the 1993 attempt to bring down the World Trade Center in New York and of other crimes.

The Blind Sheik: Leader of Many Islamic Radicals Dead at 78 - Eastern Daily News

One of the most notorious Islamic radicals, ”The Blind Sheik”, Omar Abdel-Rahman died two days ago at Butner Federal Correctional Facility. He was considered to be the spiritual leader of Osama Bin Laden and many other Islamic radicals. He died from ...

The Voice That Called to Terrorists, Unstilled by Time or Even Death - New York Times

Sheikh Omar Abdel Rahman at a 1993 news conference at which he denounced the World Trade Center bombing but condemned the Egyptian government of Hosni Mubarak. Credit Dith Pran/The New York Times. The chief of detectives met with reporters.

Radical 'Blind Sheikh,' who died Saturday in prison, once raised the ire of Springfield - Springfield News-Leader

In 1995, Omar Abdel-Rahman was convicted of plotting terror attacks in New York City. One of the first things, he did — or, more accurately, one of the first things the lawyers working on his behalf did — was insult Springfield. Abdel-Rahman, a key ...

Omar Abdel Rahman's Death Stirs Memories of 1993 Attack - The ... - New York Times

He wasn't convicted in the bombing of the World Trade Center, but Mr. Abdel Rahman will forever be linked to a tense time in New York, eight years before the ...

The cleric who altered the course of modern history - CNN

Peter Bergen is CNN's National Security Analyst and the author of "The Osama bin Laden I Know," which this article draws upon in part. (CNN) Omar Abdel-Rahman, the Egyptian cleric who inspired terrorist plots in New York during the early 1990s and who ...

Terrorist responsible for '93 attack on World Trade Center bombing completed his life sentence - Catholic Online

Omar Abdel-Rahman, notoriously known for planning a World Trade Center bombing in 1993, was imprisoned for life. 'Blind sheikh' convicted in 1993 World Trade bombing dies. Omar Abdel Rahman, known as the “blind sheikh," who was convicted of ...

Al Qaeda often agitated for Omar Abdel Rahman's release from US prison - Long War Journal

News broke yesterday that Omar Abdel Rahman, an Egyptian jihadi ideologue, died in a US prison. Within hours of the reports, al Qaeda re-released a copy of Rahman's last “will,” in which Rahman asked his “brothers” to exact “revenge” for his death. The ...

Omar Abdel-Rahman - The Times (subscription)

Before starting his life sentence for inspiring the 1993 terrorist attack on the World Trade Center, Omar Abdel-Rahman made a declaration that has been blamed for unleashing a generation of Islamic terrorism against the West. “America will go and be ...

Breaking: Blind Sheikh arrives in Hell, welcomed by Satan - People's Cube (satire) (blog)

After a clerical error caused by a glitch in a Clinton-era White House computer infected with a virus as a result of Ben Rhodes' [redacted] habitual [redacted] prevented President Obama from signing a full pardon for 1993 World Trade Center bombing ...

Facebook adds job feature - Castanet.net

Facebook now has the option to apply for jobs directly on their social media platform and it might mean you should take another look at your own account. Businesses in the US and Canada can now post their jobs on their page or have them appear in the ...

N California warned again - Castanet.net

Residents returning to homes damaged by flooding should be prepared to evacuate again as yet another powerful Pacific storm takes aim at Northern California, officials warned Sunday. The San Joaquin River was reaching flood stage, and residents of ...

Somalia bombing kills 34 - Castanet.net

The death toll from a car bomb at a marketplace in Somalia's capital has risen to 34 with 52 injured, said a police officer. Many of the dead were carried away by their relatives soon after the blast, said Capt. Mohamed Hussein. "It was a horrific and ...

Victim's Family Reacts to the Death of the Man Who Inspired 1993 WTC Bombing - NY1

The man who inspired the first terror attack on the World Trade Center nearly 24 years ago is dead. Omar Abdel-Rahman died Saturday from natural causes in a federal prison in North Carolina. The 78-year-old Egyptian cleric, who was also known as the ...

Godfather of Al-Jamaa Al-Islamiya dies after 24-year imprisonment - Daily News Egypt - Daily News Egypt

Veteran Islamist preacher and theorist of Al-Jamaa Al-Islamiya group, Omar Abdel Rahman, died on Saturday, after 24 years of imprisonment in a US prison. Abdel Rahman was spending a life-sentence after being accused in 1993 of being involved in the ...

Radical Cleric Connected To 1993 World Trade Center Bombing Dies - NPR

Sheikh Omar Abdel-Rahman, also known as "the blind sheikh," who was convicted in connection with the 1993 bombing of the World Trade Center, has died in prison. He was 78. Omar Abdel-Rahman, Radical Cleric Connected To 1993 World Trade Center ...

Founder of Gamaa Islamiya Dies in Prison in US - Asharq Al-awsat English

London – Omar Abdul Rahman, spiritual leader of Gamaa Islamiya, died in his prison in the United States, sources confirmed. Kenneth McKoy of the Federal Correctional Complex in Butner, N.C., said Abdul Rahman died at 5:40 a.m. He suffered from ...

Muslim Refugee Mastermind of World Trade Center Bombing Dies in Prison - FrontPage Magazine

​Omar Abdel-Rahman, the Blind Sheikh, a key figure in the World Trade Center bombing, who was then linked to a number of large scale planned attacks, perished in prison. He was one of those "refugees" whom lefties would crowd airports to support.

The Egyptian 'Blind Sheikh', Linked to 1993 New York Attack, Dies in US Prison - Egyptian Streets

The Justice Department in the United States (U.S.) said on Saturday that Egyptian-born cleric Omar Abdel-Rahman, who is accused of being the mastermind behind the 1993 World Trade Centre bombing, died in U.S. prison. Sheikh Abdel-Rahman was ...

'Evil' mastermind behind World Trade Centre terror attack dies in jail - Daily Star

A CLERIC who played a key role in helping to plot an attack on the World Trade Centre in New York has died in jail. 0. By Tom Evans / Published 19th February 2017. Omar Abdel-Rahman GETTY. GONE: Omar Abdel-Rahman has died in prison.