Stories by Orla Borg

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    The Terrorist Bride

    Aminah’s journey started in Croatia in the summer of 2010, as the young, blonde social worker boarded a Turkish Airlines flight. Her destination: Yemen and a man she had only met on the Internet but whom she believed to be the man of her dreams: the al Qaeda leader Anwar al-Awlaki.
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    ‘I Infiltrated al Qaeda’

    Even Obama knew the name of the Danish double agent who never got his due for helping lead U.S. drones to Anwar al-Awlaki. Now he's telling his own story.