In an audiotape aired on Al Jazeera television
on Sunday, a man purporting to be the fugitive al Qaeda leader praised the Nigerian man accused of the Christmas Day bomb attempt and vowed more strikes at the United States.
The Qatar-based Al Jazeera television
says it has received a statement from ousted Taliban leader Mullah Omar in which he says: "God willing the rule of [Islamic] sharia will return to Afghanistan and the believers will bask in God's victory.
The disaster comes as the Qatar-based Al Jazeera television
station runs a tape from Osama Bin Laden in which he threatens more attacks on US economic targets if the US launches military operations against Muslim states.
A report in The FT says Al Jazeera television
has released the full recording of a broadcast made by Osama Bin Laden earlier in December in which he calls for more attacks on the US.
Al Jazeera television
reported that at the time of the crash the stationary train had been waiting to switch to another track for maintenance after hitting a cow earlier in the day.
AFP was unable to reach any of Al Jazeera television
officials for comment on Wednesday.
Acents[euro]A"Olmert is ready for peace with Syria on the grounds of international conditions; on the grounds of the return of the Golan Heights in full to Syria," Expatriates Minister Buthaina Shaaban told Al Jazeera television
The head of emergency services in the Gaza Strip told Al Jazeera television
that three Palestinian rescue workers were killed by Israeli fire on Sunday, raising to seven the total number of medical staff who have died in nine days of bloodshed.
A handwritten message purported to be from ousted president Saddam Hussein is broadcast by Qatar-based Al Jazeera television
SANAA: Yemeni Shi ite rebels denied an assassination attempt on an Interior Ministry official which took place on Friday, only hours after a ceasefire agreement, Al Jazeera television
reported on Saturday.
Strikingly, Al Jazeera television
showed footage of the police opening fire on a group of youths and women calling for reform as they chanted: "With our souls and our blood we will avenge our martyrs.
Al Jazeera television
said al-Qaeda has appointed a temporary leader and a new head of operations following the killing of Osama bin Laden by U.