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Osama bin Laden Post 9/11 Video Tape

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The videotape of Osama bin Laden was recorded after the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon

True

Al-Jazeera, the television company that aired bin Laden's videotape, was founded before the attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon.

True

Al-Jazeera was initially a state-financed news channel

True

Al-Jazeera's cooperation agreement with CNN was signed after the war in Afghanistan began.

False

The Bush administration asked the Qatari government to restrict Al-Jazeera's broadcasts.

True

The airing of bin Laden's tape on Al-Jazeera was delayed due to consultation with the United States

False

Bin Laden's message could only be viewed on television and not online

False

Bin Laden's military fatigues were of Russian origin.

True

Bin Laden's AK-47 rifle was likely obtained through an illegal arms trade

True

Bin Laden's wristwatch was a Timex product

True

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Osama bin Laden's Videotape

  • Recorded after the 9/11 attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon

Al-Jazeera Background

  • Founded before the 9/11 attacks
  • Initially a state-financed news channel

Al-Jazeera and International Relations

  • Signed a cooperation agreement with CNN after the Afghanistan war began
  • The Bush administration asked the Qatari government to restrict Al-Jazeera's broadcasts
  • Delayed airing of bin Laden's tape due to consultation with the United States

Bin Laden's Appearance

  • Wore Russian-origin military fatigues
  • Held an AK-47 rifle likely obtained through illegal arms trade
  • Wore a Timex wristwatch

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