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paulbalcerak / week in review

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"Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said Monday that the killing of Osama bin Laden offered a clear message to al Qaeda’s Taliban allies in Afghanistan: “You cannot wait us out, you cannot defeat us, but you can make the choice to abandon al Qaeda and participate in a peaceful, political process.”"
— 3 years ago with 1 note
#Osama Bin Laden  #al Qaeda  #Hillary Clinton  #Taliban 
"Adm. James Stavridis, the NATO Supreme Allied Commander in Europe, told Congress that officials have seen “flickers” of possible al Qaeda and Hezbollah among the (Libyan) rebel forces, but at this point no evidence there are significant numbers within the group’s leadership."
— 3 years ago with 22 notes
#libya  #al qaeda  #hezbollah  #libyan rebels  #nato