"Head of Al Qaeda in Turkey arrested - CD bomb found - American and European 'students' arrested in Cairo terror plot"
December 10, 2006
"48 al-Qaeda militants detained in five cities"
Tuesday, January 30, 2007
ISTANBUL TDN with wire services
ARTICLE SNIPPET: "On Monday police took 48 people into custody on suspicion of having links to the international terrorist organization al-Qaeda, the result of a huge security operation covering five provinces and involving hundreds of officers." ARTICLE SNIPPET: "The suspects were detained in simultaneous operations in the capital Ankara, Istanbul and the western city of ?zmir after police tracked e-mail communication on the purchase of bomb-making materials.
During the operation, police also seized bomb-making materials and a CD coated with a special material which would explode if inserted into a computer, the agency said, citing sources emphasizing that it was the first time such a CD-bomb has been seized in Turkey. Police also found several maps of an oil refinery near ?zmir and were trying to determine their purpose, it added."
Sunday, December 10, 2006
"Got a Big Fish in Turkey"
I'm only here for a sec, but didn't we intercept some liquid explosives headed for Syria the other day?