Find news and stories on RT.com about Osama bin Laden, who was a co-founder of Al-Qaeda, a terrorist group which is considered to be responsible for attacks worldwide, including the September 11 attacks in the US. Get news and reports from RT on the 9/11 attacks, in which thousands of lives were claimed. He was a Saudi Arabian national until 1994. However, in response to his harsh criticism of King Fahd of Saudi Arabia, Saudi citizenship was stripped from Osama bin Laden. Read news and information on Osama bin Laden’s background and early life. In 2011, bin Laden was shot dead during a US covert operation in Pakistan. RT covered the news on Osama bin Laden’s death – find it on RT.com.