Tag Archives: al-qaida

  • ‘Al-Qaida sympathizer’ Jose Pimentel accused of Bomb Plots in NYC

    Nov 21, 11 by EurPublisher 3 Comments

    *An “al-Qaida sympathizer” accused of plotting to bomb police and post offices in New York City as well as U.S. troops returning home remained in police custody after an arraignment on numerous terrorism-related charges. Jose Pimentel of Manhattan was described by Mayor Michael Bloomberg at a Sunday news conference announcing Pimentel’s arrest as “a 27-year-old […]

  • President Obama Confirms Terror Explosives on Planes Bound for US

    Oct 30, 10 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *Authorities on three continents thwarted multiple terrorist attacks aimed at the United States Friday, seizing two explosive packages addressed to Chicago-area synagogues and packed aboard cargo jets from Yemen. Parts of the plot might remain undetected, President Barack Obama’s counterterror chief warned. Obama called the coordinated attacks a “credible terrorist threat” amid worldwide fears that […]

  • 64 World Cup Watchers Killed in Bombings in Uganda

    Jul 12, 10 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *In simultaneous bombings bearing the hallmarks of international terrorists, two explosions ripped through crowds watching the World Cup final in two places in Uganda’s capital late Sunday, killing 64 people, police said. One American was killed and several were wounded. The deadliest attack occurred at a rugby club as people watched the game between Spain […]