Ayman Al-Zawahri

Ayman al-Zawahri

Anniversary Of Bin Laden’s Death Has NYPD Mobilized For Potential Terror Attacks

There are persistent rumblings on jihadist websites calling for attacks. There were new propaganda videos posted this week from al Qaeda’s new leader, Ayman al-Zawahri, pledging to “do everything in order to deprive America of security.”

04/27/2012

A New York City police officer inspects a bus on Trinity Place near the World Trade Center September 9, 2011 in New York. (Photo credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

NYC Remains On Heightened State Of Alert For 9/11

Anti-terror efforts include checkpoints at bridges and tunnels, along with security sweeps at parking garages and city landmarks with portable radiation detectors.

09/10/2011

Ayman al-Zawahri

Longtime Second In Command Of Al-Qaida Assumes Leadership Of Terror Network

Osama bin Laden’s longtime deputy Ayman al-Zawahri has taken control of al-Qaida, the group said Thursday, a widely anticipated move that comes at a time the terror network is struggling for relevance amid a wave of Arab uprisings that has threatened to upstage it.

06/16/2011