Bin Laden's mother remembers him as 'good child'

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Unmentioned in the Guardian interview is that, according to bin Laden's chief bodyguard, Abu Jandal, bin Laden's mother went to Kandahar at the behest of the Saudi government in an effort to persuade her son to abandon his life of terrorism. "I'm very anxious that the hostility whipped up by Trump and some in conservative media will result in somebody getting hurt", Acosta wrote on Twitter.

Ghanem insisted her first-born son had been a deeply religious individual who "changed" at university.

OBL's mother claims her "shy boy" became a different person after joining Abdulaziz University in his 20s.

Asked if she ever suspect he might become a "jihadist", she said: "It never crossed my mind". When I was hosted by the Correspondents' Association, of which nearly all of you are members of, you brought a comedian up to attack my appearance and called me a traitor to my own gender. They got money for their cause. "I would always tell him to stay away from them, and he would never admit to me what he was doing, because he loved me so much", she said. "She never got to know the jihadist side".

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Mrs Ghanem said that two of her son's wives, one of whom was with him when he was killed, have been allowed back in Saudi Arabia with their children. I did not want any of this to happen. In a new interview, she questioned why he wanted to "throw it all away".

Bin Laden grew up in Saudi Arabia, and radicalized while fighting against the Soviets in Afghanistan.

She said that his family last saw Bin Laden in 1999, two years before the 9/11 attacks, when he was in Afghanistan.

The rise of Hamza bin Laden, Osama's youngest child who has reportedly taken his father's mantle in Afghanistan, may well cloud the family's attempts to shake off their past.

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"Everyone who met him in the early days respected him", he explained.

The Guardian reports that Osama, while in the university, met Abdullah Azzam, a member of the Muslim Brotherhood who was later exiled from Saudi Arabia and became Osama's spiritual adviser. "At the start, we were very proud of him", Hassan Al-Attas, Bin Laden's half-brother, recalled.

Sanders instead bashed news organisations' approach to various issues, including how she was treated by the comedian Michelle Wolf at this year's White House Correspondents' Dinner, saying the correspondents' association "brought a comedian up to attack my appearance". Think twice about what you are doing.

Some theorists believe that Bin Laden was actually killed much earlier than 2011... "You are entering disgusting parts of your soul". "We don't like the idea of allowing people into our country if we don't know who they are, where they're going, and why they're coming". Our family overseas all came back to Saudi.

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After notoriously eluding US forces for almost a decade after the September 11 attacks, bin Laden was killed by Navy SEALs in a raid on his Pakistan hideout seven years ago.

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