Topic: Abdul Rahman
Iman University, a Sunni religious school in Yemen, educated US Taliban member John Walker Lindh and gave a teaching post to militant American preacher Anwar al-Awlaki. The school denied rumors that it hosted "underwear bomber" Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab, but concern over its militant ties are growing.
01/12/2010 04:47 pm
Meet the modern-day brigands behind the sometimes sophisticated, always risky operations that raked in an estimated $80 million in ransoms in 2008.
05/31/2009 01:00 am
They swarmed the neighboring district of Buner and secured the right to preach in mosques there.
04/15/2009 01:00 am
At least 50 were killed in the suicide attack on the Sunni mosque in Khyber Agency.
03/27/2009 01:00 am
This week's special gathering at the UN can help unite us in the fight against extremism.
11/13/2008 12:00 am
Two attacks on American forces come as allies Pakistan and Afghanistan are calling for dialog with the Taliban.
10/28/2008 01:00 am
The Monitor talks to three female filmmakers about the trials and triumphs of moviemaking in conservative societies.
02/15/2008 12:00 am