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Bin Laden: The Road to 9/11

  • 2021
  • Season 1
  • 3 episodes
  • Documentary and factual
  • News and current affairs
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Episode 1: Bin Laden: The Road to 9/11

Summary

Documentary following the life of the Al Qaeda leader, The first episode focuses on his childhood in Saudi Arabia, and reveals how as a young man in 1980, he travelled to Afghanistan to join resistance against the Soviet invasion. While considered a liability on the battlefield, his wealth and family background in construction proves invaluable after the Soviet withdrawal - but the success of his endeavours leads to the founding of Al Qaeda

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Credits

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rolename
UnknownSanjay Singhal
UnknownJo Abel
DirectorJenny Ash

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