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(bĭn lä′dən), Osama or Usama Born 1957.
Saudi Arabian-born leader of al-Qaeda who established training camps in Sudan and later Afghanistan where Islamist militants were trained to carry out attacks to disrupt the economies and influence of Western nations.
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bin Laden

(ˌbɪnˈlɑːdən)
n
(Biography) Osama (əʊˈsɑːmə). 1957–2011, Saudi-born leader of the al-Qaida terrorist network: presumed architect of the terrorist attacks on New York and Washington of September 11 2001. Killed by US Special Forces in Abbottabad, Pakistan
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Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden had millions of dollars stashed in Sudan and wanted most of it to be used to fund jihad, according to a handwritten will released Tuesday.
Al-Azhar's Grand Imam Ahmed Al-Tayyeb made phones call to deliver his condolences to Bakr bin Laden, chairman of the giant Saudi Binladen Group, and step-brother of the former head of Al-Qaeda Osama bin Laden, and his brothers Khaled and Saleh bin Laden.
In a letter dated 5 May, 2015, addressed to senior members of the Bin Laden family - and now in circulation within the region's construction industry - SBG's president stated his intention to entrust his foremost duties to director, Saleh Mohammed Bin Laden.
Sulaiman Abu Ghaith, 48, told a US court bin Laden's boast came during a meeting in a cave in Afghanistan.
Dawn said that according to what the commission has discovered, al-Kuwaiti was with bin Laden's family in Karachi when they moved to the port city in October or November of 2001.