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AntiFascist Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Jul-31-07 09:09 PM
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12. K&R, also Osama may be receiving support from family members...


notice from this PBS Frontline report:

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/shows/binladen/...

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There is, however the other side of the story. Bin Laden is a member of a big family. His father's financial inheritance has not been sorted. The brothers agreed to keep many assets of the father and distribute the profits only. Most of the brothers and sisters are observing Muslims and very keen not to "spoil" their income with money which is not theirs. They believe it is their duty to let the owner of any riyal to have it. The only way they guarantee that is by letting bin Laden's share reach him. Some of the brothers and sisters believed it was their religious duty to support this distinguished brother from their own money. While many are very careful not to irritate the royal family, many more do not care and insist on letting the money reach Osama.

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