A-Z Archive






From the pages of Eye Spy Intelligence Magazine since May 2001

BIN-LADEN, OSAMA or USAMA - MI6 ABBRIEVIATED CODE - UBL or OBL

Abbottabad, Pakistan. Letters from Abbottabad. New release of Osama bin-Laden notes. The Other Side of Midnight. Feature. ES102, 2016
Amal al-Sadah, OBL's fifth wife arrested in Yemen. ES14, 2002
AQ theologian attacks OBL rhetoric. ES53, 2008
Audio tape released to coincide with 9/11 anniversary. ES20, 2003
Bin-Laden updated and aged wanted photo released by FBI. ES66, 2010
Bin-Laden's number three killed. ES54, 2008
CIA and Pentagon release a plethora of documents discovered in bin-Laden's Abbottabad compound. The Letters of Osama bin-Laden. Feature. ES97, 2015
CIA operation targets bin-Laden with secret tracker installed in USB drive. ES72, 2011
Claims US SEAL team which eliminated Osama bin-Laden were given a corridor of opportunity. The Working Asset. Feature. ES97, 2015
Control and use of couriers across the world. Feature. ES50, 2007
Detail description of Osama bin-Laden's compound. ES73, 2011
Dr Shikil Afridi accused of treason after helping to find Osama bin-Laden. ES78, 2012
Eye Spy Intelligence Review. A comprehensive overview of all the major intelligence events and related incidents from 2001 to 2015 in this special 100th anniversary edition. ES100, 2015
FBI counter-terrorism chief, Dale Watson, believes bin-Laden is dead. ES11, 2002
French Intelligence report says Osama bin-Laden is dead. Feature. ES45, 2006
Geologists examine terrain on video tapes featuring OBL. ES5, 2001
Hamza bin-Laden groomed to lead al-Qaida. In Father's Footsteps. Feature. ES107, 2017
Hiding in Plain Sight. US Navy SEALs kill Osama bin-Laden 5 May 2011. Feature. ES73, 2011
Intelligence and computers recovered by CIA from OBLs compound. Feature. ES73, 2011
Khalid bin-Laden. ES103, 2016
Letters from Abbottabad. Bin-Laden Sidelined? Feature. US Army Combating Terrorism Center. Study on bin-Laden correspondence. ES79, 2012
Missed opportunities to capture OBL revealed. ES36, 2005
Neptune Spear. Mark Kelton, CIA Station Chief. Death of. Scent of an Assassin? Major Feature. ES103, 2016
New audio tape released. ES17, 2003
OBL analysts cross-reference photos in relation to terror leader's health. ES7, 2001
OBL and Bourgass (ricin man). ES33, 2005
OBL appeal to European public backfires. ES25, 2004
OBL deputy Ayman al-Zawahiri threatens HM Queen Elizabeth. ES37, 2005
OBL feature on rise of AQ since its creation in 1988. ES48, 2007
OBL issues orders to destroy Big Ben and Statue of Liberty. ES8, 2002
OBL issues warning not to US not to execute 9/11 mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed. ES67, 2010
OBL praises attack on USS Cole. ES1, 2001
OBL releases propaganda tapes. ES9, 2002
OBL remains CIA primary target. ES51, 2007
OBL seeks spectacular as CERN Large Hadron Collider targeted.
OBL. MI5 learn AQ plot is imminent. ES2, 2001
OBL. Mirror Mumbai plot. ES70, 2010
OBL. Operation Gateway - Hunt for Bin-Laden. ES1, 2001
OBL's satellite cell phone number revealed. ES21, 2003
Orders issued to find AQ operatives living inside America. Feature - The American Recruiters. ES61, 2009
Osama bin-Laden's spokesman Sulaiman Abu Ghaith trial begins in New York. ES90, 2014
Pakistan spy agency (ISI) were closing in on bin-Laden in Abbottabad. ES79, 2012
Pentagon Unease at Operation Neptune Spear Disclosures by former US Navy SEALs. Feature. ES94, 2014
Pre-2000 9/11 video of OBL provides valuable intelligence. ES44, 2006
President Clinton ordered OBL 'removal'. ES5, 2001
Quest for nuclear materials. ES102, 2016
Recordings on As-Sahab. ES57, 2008
Report OBL escaped to Saudi Arabia. ES8, 2002
Reports of failing health. ES6, 2001
Saad Bin-Laden. Death of. Feature. ES107, 2017
Secret CIA memo says OBL has just months to live. Feature. ES57, 2008
Solicitor Samiullah Afridi who represented CIA contact man Dr Shakeel Afridi in hunt for Osama bin-Laden is assassinated. ES96, 2015
Son Hamza joins ranks of al-Qaida. ES103, 2016
Special Forces and CIA Special Activities Division agents detain Osama bin-Laden's reconnaissance man - Abu Anas al-Liby. Feature. ES88, 2013
Surveillance tapes on OBL. ES36, 2005
The AQ 'bookkeeper' named - Zain Al Abidin Mohammed Husain (aka Abu Zubeida). ES7, 2002
The Corridor. CIA and ISI launch new search for OBL. ES24, 2004
The head of the CIA's counterterrorism section (CTC) who led the hunt for bin-Laden steps down. Feature. ES96, 2015
The Journey Man. Profile on the world's most wanted terrorist. ES5, 2001
The night OBL escaped. Feature - Midnight Convoy. ES11, 2002
The Secret World of Osama bin-Laden. Interview with Peter Bergen. ES12, 2002
The Tall Man.. CIA covert surveillance footage of OBL leaked. ES25, 2004
UK traced OBL to Tora Bora. ES39, 2006
Unit dedicated to OBL capture disbanded. ES42, 2006
US loses track of OBL. ES34, 2005
Using bin-Laden's voice to create tape recordings. ES51, 2007
Video appearance warns of more attacks. ES40, 2006