Bin Laden son, AQAP leader added to U.S terror blacklist

Bin Laden son, AQAP leader added to U.S terror blacklist

This file frame grab photo taken on November 7, 2001 shows Hamza

This file frame grab photo taken on November 7, 2001 shows Hamza WASHINGTON - A son of al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden and a senior leader of Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula were added to the U.S. counter-terrorism blacklist on Thursday, a move that bars U.S. citizens from business with them, the State Department said. The State and Treasury departments said they had designated Hamza bin Laden and Ibrahim al-Banna as global terrorists. Bin Laden, a son of the deceased al Qaeda leader, has been declared a member of the group by senior leader Ayman al-Zawahiri, the State Department said. — Reuters