889. 6/25/1996

On June 25, 1996, “A large truck bomb devastates the US military residence in Dhahran [Saudi Arabia] called Khobar Towers, killing 19 servicemen. The US military initially linked bin Laden to the attack but now believe a Saudi Shiite group was responsible. …U.S. investigators still believe bin Laden was somehow involved.”

 – “Hunting Bin Laden; Who is Bin Laden & What Does He Want? A Chronology of His Political Life,” PBS Frontline, accessed on April 24, 2018

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