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Trump confirms death of Al-Qaeda heir Hamza bin Laden

Sep 15, 2019 - 8:31 AM

US President Donald Trump makes the announcement 3 days after the anniversary of the 9/11 terror attacks by Al-Qaeda

HEIR. An undated file video grab released by the Central Intelligence Agency on November 1, 2017 and taken by researchers from the Federation for Defense of Democracies' Long War Journal, shows an image of Hamza bin Laden, son of late Al-Qaeda leader Osama Bin Laden. Handout photo/AFP

Pentagon chief confirms death of Qaeda's Hamza bin Laden

Aug 23, 2019 - 12:31 AM

'That's my understanding,' US Secretary of Defense Mark Esper says when asked if Hamza bin Laden is dead

Al-Qaeda heir Hamza bin Laden killed – U.S. media

Aug 01, 2019 - 11:15 AM

US media reports suggest that Hamza bin Laden may have been killed well before the US State Department announced a $1 million bounty on his head in February 2019

(FILES) An undated file video grab released by the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) on November 1, 2017 and taken by researchers from the Federation for Defense of Democracies' Long War Journal, shows an image of Hamza bin Laden, son of late Al-Qaeda leader Osama Bin Laden. Hamza, chosen heir to the leadership of Al-Qaeda, has been killed, US media reported on July 31, 2019, citing American officials. NBC News said three US officials had confirmed they had information of Hamza bin Laden's death, but gave no details of the place or date. The New York Times subsequently cited two US officials saying they had confirmation that he was killed during the last two years in an operation that involved the US. Questioned by reporters in the Oval Office, President Donald Trump did not confirm or deny the NBC report. Handout / FEDERATION FOR DEFENSE OF DEMOCRACIES / AFP

Saudi says Hamza bin Laden stripped of his citizenship

Mar 02, 2019 - 12:03 AM

The US has offered a $1 million reward for information on Hamza bin Laden, seeing him as an emerging face of extremism

SAUDI CITIZENSHIP. An undated file video grab released by the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) on November 1, 2017 and taken by researchers from the Federation for Defense of Democracies' Long War Journal, shows an image from the wedding of killed Al-Qaeda leader Osama Bin Laden's son Hamza. Handout / FEDERATION FOR DEFENSE OF DEMOCRACIES / AFP

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Jan 06, 2017 - 10:20 AM

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U.S. puts bin Laden's son on terror blacklist

Jan 06, 2017 - 12:17 AM

Hamza who is in his mid twenties is active as an Al Qaeda propagandist since his father s death at the hands of US special forces in 2011

HAMZA BIN LADEN. This file frame grab photo taken on November 7, 2001 shows Hamza, who appears to be the youngest son of Saudi born Osama bin Laden, as he recites a poem extolling Kabul and Mullah Mohammad Omar, supreme leader of Afghanistan's Taliban rulers, in this frame grab taken from the Qatar based al-Jazeera satellite news channel. File photo by AL-JAZEERA / AFP