Insight Protected: EXCLUSIVE: The untold secrets behind Al Qaeda and its 9-11 attacks. Bin Laden faced internal opposition to carrying it out, says a close jihadi confidante. He also reveals more about the world’s number one terrorist. 7 November 2019 By Paul Martin This content is password protected. To view it please enter your password below: Password: Post navigation Previous PostPrevious South Africa’s rugby players, and the nation’s president, do it again. My small role in Nelson Mandela’s embrace of rugby as a means to bring reconciliation to a racially divided country.Next PostNext In Baghdad in 1981 I knew the East German security were bugging my room in a top hotel. In fact every room in the hotel. Now, 30 years after the Berlin Wall fell, the legacy of the Communist world’s most efficient spy organisation lives on … inside and outside their country.