Prominent Hong Kong pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong has been arrested in Hong Kong , according to a statement by the political party he co-founded. Thick, black smoke swirled from a large fire started by masked demonstrators at a barricade on a major thoroughfare, close to Hong Kong police headquarters.
He was captured in 2003 in Pakistan and has since remained in US custody. Mohammed , a Pakistan indigenous notion to be approximately 54, is an integral figure in the trial: he's been accused of being the mastermind of this 9/11 plot. U.S. prosecutors allege that he was involved with a host of other terrorist activities. Hearings are planned for next month, where defense attorneys will try to bar confessions made by defendants to Federal Bureau of Investigation agents in 2006.
Slain al-Qaeda chief Osama Bin Laden claimed responsibility for the September 11, 2001 attacks on New York's Twin Towers as well as the attack that day on the Pentagon. Two of those airplanes struck the World Trade Center; another hit the Pentagon, and a fourth crashed into a field in Pennsylvania after passengers, having heard of another flight, fought with the hijackers.
The Taliban has conducted waves of attacks on the northern Afghan city of Kunduz. Over the past two years, the insurgent group has thrice managed to seize large parts of areas surrounding the city before being driven off after days of fighting with the Afghan forces and air strikes conducted by the US forces.
In this image made from video provided by Dustin Fawcett, police officers guard a street in Odessa, Texas . "We're hoping it's just one shooter and we have contained him", he said. Jen Ramos, 27, was in the middle of a weekend retreat for Texas Young Democrats in Midland, Texas, when she learned about an active shooter nearby.
This view of Iran's rocket failure at Site One of its Khomeini Space Center was captured on August 29, 2019 by the commercial WorldView-2 satellite operated by Maxar Technologies. "Not sure what the political objective of dissemination was", she said. However, because the rockets use similar technology to long-range ballistic missiles, the United States eyes the country's activities skeptically.