At the time of his unnatural death, bin Laden was probably the most hated person in America and beyond. In 1992, he claimed responsibility for an attack at a Yemeni hotel where it was believed American soldier were staying before heading to Somalia (Shane). One year later, he is believed to have planned the attack on the World Trade Center, in which 6 people lost their lives while thousands were injured. In 1998, Al Qaeda attacked the American embassy in Nairobi and Dar es Salaam, killing 200 and about 5000 people injured (Shane). However, the most devastating attack was the second attack on the World Trade Center, and...
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...ies who are serving foreign prisons including the Guantanamo Bay in Cuba. We celebrate the patriotism of our soldiers and mourn the death of our own, but easily ignore the death of people of other nationalities who die as the result of our aggression abroad. Finally, we blame others of aggression, while turning a blind eye on the aggression of our country. It is strange that, terror groups like Al Qaeda are bold enough to admit responsibility of their actions. Bin Laden paid for his crimes by his death, but none of the American leaders will ever pay for their own crimes against humanity.
Lucas, James. "US Has Killed More Than 20 Million People In 37 "Victim Nations" Since World War II". Global Research. N.p., 2015. Web. 12 Oct. 2016.
Shane, Mark. "Data Show Bin Laden Plots; C.I.A. Hid Near Raided House". Nytimes.com. N.p., 2011. Web. 12 Oct. 2016.
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