<1980> Created and trained by the C.I.A to fight the soviets in the Soviet/Afghan war
<1984> 50% of Afghanistan's adult population massacred leaving a population whose majority were orphan children under the age of 14
<1986> Ossama Bin Laden takes over the organisation ...having financed it simultaneously with the C.I.A.
<1989> Osama Bin Laden is implicated in a plan to blow up a New York City Sky Scraper also involving a former special forces Sergeant stationed at Fort Bragg, North Carolina, who left military service and moved to Santa Clara, California. He traveled to Afghanistan and Pakistan and became "deeply involved with bin Laden's plans. This Ex American Sergeant for the U.S Military was later implicated in the 1993 World Trade Center Bombing