al-Qaeda

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Synonyms for al-Qaeda

a terrorist network intensely opposed to the United States that dispenses money and logistical support and training to a wide variety of radical Islamic terrorist groups

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The resolution goes on to reaffirm that payment of ransoms to individuals, groups, undertakings or entities on the AlQaida Sanctions List, regardless of how or by whom the ransom is paid is considered a violation of international legal obligations.
The alQaida documents, read to the New York court by an FBI linguist who translated them from Arabic, were presented at the trial of Abid Naseer and discussed attacks in Europe.
Homeland and alQaida core is still a significant group that has capabilities.
Any individual or entity that provides financial or material support to the group, including the provision of arms or recruits, is eligible to be added to the AlQaida Sanctions List and subject to sanctions measures.
The assessment covers potential attacks by alQaida or linked extremist groups.
We must stay and give the people of Iraq a chance of democracy; to do otherwise would be an act of cowardice by giving in to the terror of AlQaida and Zarqawi.
It was the first major strike by militants inside Saudi Arabia since May and seemed a clear sign that the Saudi government's crackdown on alQaida linked extremists has not yet entirely succeeded.
One said he believed the suspects were ``members of alQaida cells'' because of similarities between weapons they used and how they ``immediately shoot at the police when cornered''.
The court heard how the Jamaican father-of-three had been the imam at Brixton mosque, which was later used as a power base by alQaida shoebomber Richard Reid.
But they will have only a few short hours together before David spends what should have been his honeymoon on a troop carrier bound for Afghanistan where his regiment will join the British army fighting alQaida and Taliban forces.
He (Bin Laden) even contemplated, in those writings, changing the name of alQaida to try to more closely identify it with Islam," White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest said, referring to the treasure trove of information recovered from the Abbottabad hide out of the alQaida leader.
There's no denying that the cooperation, continued cooperation on alQaida continues to be extremely strong, including some significant actions taken over the course of the last month or two.
The Coordination Committee said that the affiliation of the terrorists, who were killed in recent droneattack in North Waziristan, was a clear example of JamaateIslami's involvement in terrorism in the country and implicit alliance with Taliban and AlQaida.
Al-Jazeera had sparked the anger of the US administration by broadcasting video messages from alQaida head Osama bin Laden and leaders of the insurgency in Iraq.
The result was the measured buildup to the invasion of Afghanistan to remove the Taliban sponsors of alQaida terrorists blamed for 9/11.