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Significant Al-Qaeda and Sunni Militant Attacks
7-7 London transmit bombingsJuly 7, 2005London, United Kingdom
3-11 Madrid train bombingsMarch 11, 2004Madrid, Spain
Abu Sayyaf ferry bombingFeb. 27, 2004Manila, Philippines
Mombasa hotel bombing and SAM shotNov. 28, 2002Mombasa, Kenya
US Diplomat Foley assasinatedOct. 28, 2002Amman, Jordan
Bali nightclub bombingOct. 12, 2002Kuta, Bali, Indonesia
Limberg oil tanker bombingOct. 6, 2002Arabian Sea
Djerba synagogue bombingApril 11, 2002Djerba, Tunisia
9-11Sept. 11, 2001New York, New York, United States
Arlington, Virginia, United States
Shanksville, Pennsylvania, United States
Massoud assassinatedSept. 9, 2001Panjshir Valley, Badakhshan, Afghanistan
Rizal Day BombingsDec. 30, 2000Manila, Philippines
Indonesia Christmas Eve bombingsDec. 24, 2000Indonesia
USS Cole bombingOct. 12, 2000Aden, Yemen
East African embassy bombingsAug. 7, 1998Nairobi, Kenya
Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania
Saudi National Guard car bombingNov. 13, 1995Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Mubarak assassination attemptJune 26, 1995Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Black Hawk DownOct. 3-4, 1993Mogadishu, Somalia
World Trade Center truck bombingJan. 26, 1993New York, New York, United States
Aden hotel bombingDec. 29, 1992Aden, Yemen
Hezbollah/Shia militant attacks
Khobar TowersJune 25, 1996Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
Special Pages
Al-Qaeda and WMDTimeline
Al-Qaeda and Saddam Hussein's IraqTimeline
Halted Terrorist Plots
UK foils transatlantic airplane bombingsJuly 2005-August 2006United Kingdom
Attemped shoe-bombing of airlinerDec. 22, 2001North Atlantic Ocean
Foiled Singapore bombing plotDecember 2001Singapore
Attempted USS The Sullivans bombingJan. 3, 2000Aden, Yemen
LAX millennium plotDecember 1999Los Angeles, California
Jordan millennium plot1998-November 1999Jordan
Project BojinkaAugust 1994-January 1995Manila, Philippines
New York Landmarks plot1993New York, New York, United States
Key Counterterrorism Actions
Other Key Events
Osama bin Laden declares jihadAug. 23, 1996Afghanistan
Osama bin Laden moves from Sudan to AfghanistanMay 19, 1996Khartoum, Sudan
Jalalabad, Afghanistan
Formation of al-Qaeda1989Afghanistan
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