The 1978 soviet union invasion of afghanistan motivated bin laden to support the defending mujahideen (freedom fighters) he initially visited pakistan to meet with high officials, refugees, and citizens, to recruit freedom fighters. Death of usamah bin laden: freedom fighter or terrorist the reaction says it all, there is celebration in the streets of new york, whilst silence in the streets of the islamic world freedom fighter or terrorist depends on whose perspective. Jalaluddin haqqani, who was paralysed for the last 10 years, was once hailed as a freedom fighter by ex-us president ronald reagan in the mujahideen's battle against the soviets during the 1980s.
Osama a freedom fighter: nz mp discussion in 'world affairs' started by devil soul, may 5, 2011 page 1 of 2 1 2 next may 5, 2011 #1 devil soul osama bin laden was a gr8 freedom fighter he killed a 100 times more men,women and children than killed by zionists. It was into this milieu that osama bin laden was drawn, first as a financier and then as a fighter a saudi of yemeni descent, his interest in jihad was far more motivated by the situation in yemen than is commonly assumed, according to hamid. How the cia created osama bin laden september 18, 2001 issue 465 most despicable being the mass murder of more than 6000 working people in new york and washington on september 11 — bin laden the freedom fighter is now lambasted by us leaders and the western mass media as a terrorist mastermind and an evil-doer.
Adversity makes you stronger don't give in, don't back down and never stop doing what you know is right nothing worth doing ever, ever, ever came easy and the more righteous your fight, the more opposition that you will face. In addition to osama bin laden, yuri also added che guevara, fidel castro, and malcolm x to her personal favorites in her 2003 interview with los angeles indymedia , she referred to these men as “freedom fighters” to look up to. Freedom fighters don't fear for their life and hide in caves, while forming a cult and designing a scheme to kill a ton of people therefore, he's a terrorist and he's a pussy 9 years ago side: terrorist. Back when it was released in the holiday season of 2003, freedom fighters looked like it could be a bit of an embarrassmentthe cover was almost hilariously over-american – rough sketches of military figures against a red, white and blue colored backdrop of new york city, who were fighting to save our dear precious nation from foreign invaders.
Freedom fighter osama bin laden in 1989 with anti-soviet fighters in afghanistan as he was building his terrorism network, with american help credit essam draz/balkis press/sipa osama bin laden. Once upon a time, osama bin laden was one of the “good guys” – backed by the cia – when he was fighting with the mujahideen then he became the baddest of bad guys when he formed al-qaeda and turned against america. Best answer: like so many other activists, bin laden was both freedom fighter and terrorist how we see him depends upon who we are and what our point of view is there is a similarity here with fidel castro and che guevera. If he takes emmit evans’ class on world food systems, that student can also expect to learn that osama bin laden was a freedom fighter and that the us is a “neocolonial power,” that props up totalitarian regimes. In crude comparison even osama bin laden was encouraged and supported by us to fight russia to protect their strategic interest in the area it is ironic that he is now the most wanted man on the earth.
Osama bin laden, fresh off the us-backed mujahedin's victory over russia in 1989, flew his men, materials, and money down to sudan, ostensibly to start public works projects. An excellent questionosama bin laden was declared as freedom fighter and terrorist by the same us only for its favour and greedits not only in obl case and this question is applicable for saddam hussein case too. It’s very interesting that al qaeda just endorsed mccain maybe it’s because mccain referred to bin laden’s mujahideen as freedom fighters in both debates. The al qaeda, a known international terrorist network headed by osama bin laden perpetrated the attack against the united states’ symbol of democracy to the eyes of millions of americans, osama bin laden and his following are terrorists.
America was searching for osama bin laden everywhere but did not know that pakistan, which claims to be a big friend of the us, was hiding him, she said terrorists are called freedom fighters in pakistan and their cruelty is called bravery, said the external affairs minister. Very rarely has a man from a non-state group gone from obscurity to being described by the former us president ronald reagan as a freedom fighter, to then being labelled as osama bin laden’s cohort in terrorism – thereby ending up on america’s most wanted list. Extremist freedom fighters let us not forget that osama bin laden was a millionaire businessman from a fabulously wealthy and prominent saudi family with close ties to the kingdom's royalty. Osama bin laden is both one of the cia's most wanted men and a hero to many young people in the arab world he and his associates were already being sought by the us on charges of international terrorism, including in connection with the 1998 bombing of american embassies in africa and last year's.
An outspoken new zealand maori politician apologised today after praising slain al-qa'ida chief osama bin laden as a freedom fighter who stood up for his people in remarks that prime minister. Yes, many muslims are sickened by osama bin laden just because he is a hero to a couple of extremists doesn't mean he is a freedom fighter the word freedom fighter implies that he was fighting for freedom. Osama bin laden, the longtime al-qaeda leader and chief architect of the sept 11, 2001, terrorist attacks on the united states, was killed on may 1, 2011, by us forces he was 54 years old. Osama bin laden drops out of king abdul aziz school for economics and management in saudi arabia to join afghan mujahedin fighting soviet forces in afghanistan jan 1, 1980 bin laden becomes a figure of worldwide influence as a supporter of muslim freedom fighters in afghanistan.
The myth of bin laden was that he was a freedom fighter living a frugal existence in caves and mountains - in fact he asked others to make the ultimate sacrifice, while himself living in a. We take a look at america’s role in afghanistan that led to the rise of osama bin laden’s al qaeda with pulitzer prize-winning journalist steve coll, these were noble freedom fighters i. Osama bin laden: from freedom fighter to international renegade the new millennium is wrought with global concern as in countless other ways, the rise in technology has heightened man’s ability to travel, communicate, find information and find people who share similar beliefs.