What was Osama bin Laden BEST known for? A) founding an Islamic extremist terrorist group B) destroying the oil rigs of Kuwait in the 1990s C) organizing the Taliban to resist Soviet occupation D) running the largest dictatorship in the Middle East
Osama bin Laden was born in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, in 1957. When the Soviet Union invaded Afghanistan in 1979, bin Laden joined the Afghan resistance. ... On May 2, 2011, President Barack Obama announced that bin Laden had been killed in a terrorist compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan. Hope this helps!