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Bin Laden - Al Qaueda

Time: Wednesday Aug 10, 1988

Place: Afghanistan

Details: Researches suggest that al-Qaeda was formed at an August 11, 1988, meeting between "several senior leaders" of Egyptian Islamic Jihad, Abdullah Azzam, and bin Laden, where it was agreed to join bin Laden's money with the expertise of the Islamic Jihad organization and take up the jihadist cause elsewhere after the Soviets withdrew from Afghanistan.



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On This Day - 10 August

Banner of the Holy Roman Empire
Holy Roman Empire-Battle of Lechfeld
Sunday Aug 10, 955 - Lechfeld plain, near Augsburg, Bavaria
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Wednesday Aug 10, 1887 at 09:30:00 PM - Cleveland, Ohio, U.S.
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Wednesday Aug 10, 1904 - Saint Petersburg, Russian Empire
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Monday Aug 10, 1914 - South Africa
Ottoman Empire Coat of arms
Ottoman Empire-Treaty of Sèvres
Tuesday Aug 10, 1920 - Sèvres, France

August 1988

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Tuesday Aug 2, 1988 - The Persian Gulf
Map of conflict zones in Myanmar (Burma) - image
Conflict in Myanmar-Students began demonstrating in Rangoon (Yangon)
Sunday Aug 7, 1988 - Myanmar
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The logo of the Finnish telecommunications company, Nokia Corporation
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1988 - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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