Can bin Laden speak English?

bravery in battle” have been described as “legendary.” According to Michael Scheuer, bin Laden claims to speak only Arabic. In a 1998 interview, he had the English questions translated into Arabic. But others, such as Rhimaulah Yusufzai and Peter Bergen, believe he understood English.

In 2009, the Bin Laden family was listed as the 5th wealthiest Saudi family by Forbes magazine, with a reported net worth of $7 billion.

Subsequently, question is, where was Osama bin Laden educated? King Abdulaziz University 1981 King Abdulaziz University 1976–1979 Al-Thager Model School 1968–1976 King Abdulaziz University Brummana High School

Likewise, how did bin Laden get rich?

He made his initial fortune from exclusive rights to construct all mosques and other religious buildings not only in Saudi Arabia, but as far as Ibn Saud’s influence reached. Until his death, Mohammed bin Awad bin Laden had exclusive control over restorations at the Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem.

What did bin Laden do?

Gunshot wound

Who killed bin Laama?

Robert James O’Neill (born April 10, 1976) is a former United States Navy sailor. A former U.S. Navy SEAL and special warfare operator, O’Neill claims to have fired the shot(s) that killed Osama bin Laden during the raid on his Abbottabad compound on May 1, 2011.

Where is bin Laden’s body buried?

Arabian Sea

How did Salem bin Laden die?

Aviation accident and incident

Who is OBL?

An original bill of lading (OBL) is a contract of carriage that serves as a title of the cargo and confirms the carrier’s receipt of the cargo.

How old was bin Laden?

54 years (1957–2011)

How tall was bin Laden?

1.95 m

What is the reason for al Qaeda?

One of the principal goals of al Qaeda was to drive the United States armed forces out of Saudi Arabia (and elsewhere on the Saudi Arabian peninsula) and Somalia by violence. Members of al Qaeda issued fatwahs (rulings on Islamic law) indicating that such attacks were both proper and necessary.

Did Osama bin Laden family live in the United States?

There is no evidence that the bin Ladens who live in the United States have had any contact with Osama bin Laden. They appear to have severed all ties to him years ago. The bin Laden siblings were born of at least a dozen different mothers.

Who interviewed Osama bin Laden?

Hamid Mir

What does the bin Laden family own?

The bin Laden family owns and runs a five-billion-dollar-a-year global corporation that includes the largest construction firm in the Islamic world, with offices in London and Geneva. Abdullah is still conferring with many of his siblings at family compounds in Riyadh and Jidda.

Did bin Laden go to Oxford University?

Bin Laden was raised as a devout Sunni Muslim. From 1968 to 1976, he attended the élite secular Al-Thager Model School. He studied economics and business administration at King Abdulaziz University.

Who are the Mujahedin?

Iran–Iraq War While more than one group in Iran have called themselves mujahideen, the most famous is the People’s Mujahedin of Iran (PMOI), as of 2014 an Iraq-based Islamic Socialist militant organization that advocates the overthrow of Iran’s current government.

Who is Osama bin Laden’s wife?

Amal al-Sadah m. 2000–2011 Siham Sabar m. 1987–2011 Khairiah Sabar m. 1985–2011 Khadijah Sharif m. 1983–1990 Najwa Ghanhem m. 1974–2011

What was Osama bin Laden responsible for?

Osama bin Laden, also spelled Usāmah ibn Lādin, (born 1957, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia—died May 2, 2011, Abbottabad, Pakistan), founder of the militant Islamist organization al-Qaeda and mastermind of numerous terrorist attacks against the United States and other Western powers, including the 2000 suicide bombing of the U.S.