bin Laden Osama
bin La·den(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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