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TERRORISM

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Craig Murray

None of the alleged terrorists had made a bomb. None had bought a plane ticket. Many did not even have passports, which given the efficiency of the UK Passport Agency would mean they couldn't be a plane bomber for quite some time.

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Raw Story (video link)

A soft drink commercial that mockingly depicts airport security agents confiscating a passenger's soda just so they can drink it themselves can still be seen in light of recent events, even the "normally irony-aware people at The Daily Show*

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Washington Post

It all began with a tip: In the aftermath of the July 7, 2005, suicide bombings on London's transit system, British authorities received a call from a worried member of the Muslim community, reporting general suspicions about an acquaintance.

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by Les Payne

Should we accept the general outlines of the foiled plot? Probably so, but with reservations. Was it as well-planned and otherwise as likely to succeed as the authorities would have us believe? Did the cops get there just in time?

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Wiki

It is believed that the bomb suspects of 2006 transatlantic aircraft plot planned to use TATP to bomb the US airliners from London to various destinations of the US. [Industrial hydrogen peroxide is 30%, v. store bought is 3%.]

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AFP

President George Bush and his Democratic foes battled over an alleged London airline bomb plot, each side seeking a political edge ahead of critical November legislative elections. Bush said the foiled conspiracy was "a stark reminder that this

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by Suzanne Goldenberg - Common Dreams

(How Terrorists are created) "Mama, mama, don't go to sleep," he sobbed, gently patting her face beneath her chin. Behind her black veil, her eyelids were slowly sinking. "I'm going to die," she sighed.

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Christian Science Monitor

Last Wednesday, barely 18 hours after the railway blasts in Mumbai (Bombay) that claimed some 200 lives, a mysterious caller phoned up local journalist Rashid Rahi to praise the attacks and to proclaim the arrival of a new militant group, Jammu and K

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Joe Abodeely

ISRAEL WAS FOUNDED OUT OF TERRORISM AGAINST THE BRITISH AND THE PALESTINIANS. THE ISRAELI INVASION OF GAZA UNDER THE PRETEXT TO FREE A CAPTURED SOLDIER IS TERRORISM IGNORED BY THE U.S.

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Consortiumnews

On Oct. 23, 2004, just four days before the US presidential election, al-Qaeda leader Osama bin-Laden released a videotape denouncing George W. Bush. Som Bush supporters quickly spun the diatribe as "Osama's endorsement of Johe Kerrr."

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AP

The leader of a group accused of plotting to destroy the Sears Tower in Chicago and other buildings viewed the attacks as a prelude to the overthrow of the U.S. government and its replacement by an Islamic regime, prosecutors said at a hearing.

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Foreign Policy

Following the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, Americans understandably raillied around the flag. Having just suffered the deadliest attack ever on US soil, huge percentages believed another attack was imminent. But Americans also had enormous

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Counterterrorism Blog(Victor Comras)

But reports on US monitoring of SWIFT transations have been out there for some time. The information was fairly well known by terrorism financing experts back in 2002. The UN Al-Qaeda and Taliban Monitoring Group, on which I served as the terrorism

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Tom Paine

In the face of persisiting threats, including a growing number of terrorist attacks around the world, numberous reports show that Americans are losing faith in theri government's ability of successfully wage the global war on terror as well as to

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AP

A federal judge ordered prosecutors to turn over more evidence to back up allegations that Jose Padilla and two co-defendants conspired to kill, injure or kidnap people overseas as part of a global Islamic terrorist network. U.S. District Judge Ma

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Joe Abodeely

It is true--one man's terrorist is another man's freedom fighter. The British and the Palestinians thought the Jews from Europe invading Palestine were "terrorists". The Israelis think the Palestinians are "terrorists".

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