Al-Qaida

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Guantanamo Bay detainee allowed to return to Saudi Arabia after 20 years
Mohammad Ahmad al-Qahtani was accused of attempting to enter the US to hijack planes in the September 11 attack

Guardian staff and agencies

08, Mar, 2022 @1:52 AM

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The CIA tortured him after 9/11. Then they lied. Will the truth ever come out?
Calls mount for release of full Senate report on the torture of Abu Zubaydah, to counter a narrative too many Americans still believe – that torture works

Ed Pilkington

29, Jan, 2022 @9:30 AM

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Vulnerable Malians could ‘pay the price’ of heavy sanctions, warn aid groups
NGOs call for aid exemption to EU-backed sanctions imposed after election postponement and arrival of Russian paramilitary

Saeed Kamali Dehghan

21, Jan, 2022 @12:25 PM

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Mali: militants fire on bus, killing at least 31 people
Insurgents shoot villagers going to a market on the same day UN peacekeeping convoy attacked, killing one person

Staff and agencies

04, Dec, 2021 @6:58 AM

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ICC asked to relaunch inquiry into Taliban and IS ‘war crimes’
Move shows court’s determination to investigate contemporary as well as past crimes against humanity

Patrick Wintour Diplomatic editor

27, Sep, 2021 @10:14 AM

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Sometimes it’s hard to remember what life as a Muslim was like before 9/11 | Nesrine Malik
We used to have a multidimensional identity. Now we’re just seen as good or bad Muslims, says the Guardian columnist Nesrine Malik

Nesrine Malik

13, Sep, 2021 @5:00 AM

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Lives lost, poverty, an arms race, rights destroyed … the continuing cost of 9/11
The US has now spent $8 trillion over 20 years in its response to the attacks. But the true price has been more than financial

Simon Tisdall

12, Sep, 2021 @6:30 AM

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The Guardian view on the 20th anniversary of 9/11: no end in sight | Editorial
Editorial: The devastating al-Qaida attack, and America’s response, had far-reaching consequences which are still developing

Editorial

10, Sep, 2021 @4:49 PM

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After 20 years, Biden's Afghanistan withdrawal has finally ended the 9/11 era | Ben Rhodes
The US’s departure has prompted a national sense of shame and a recognition there will be no victory in the ‘war on terror’, says former deputy US security adviser Ben Rhodes

Ben Rhodes

10, Sep, 2021 @4:00 PM

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The lesson we failed to learn from 9/11: peace is impossible if we don’t talk to our enemies | Jonathan Powell
We should have engaged with the Taliban 20 years ago, but we thought the winner takes all, says Tony Blair’s former chief of staff, Jonathan Powell

Jonathan Powell

10, Sep, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Al-Qaida: the terror group that learned the secret of longevity
Twenty years after 9/11, 33 years after it was first conceived, and against all the odds, the terrorist group survives

Jason Burke

09, Sep, 2021 @4:00 AM

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Judgment day for Afghanistan: the ‘raw’ legal drama trying Britain for war crimes
The conflict lasted two brutal decades. Now a people’s tribunal – of actors, human rights experts, witnesses and citizen judges – is staging a trial of the invasion. Tony Blair has been invited

Amelia Gentleman

07, Sep, 2021 @2:22 PM

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