Skip to comments.New York City terror attack apparently was set for Sept. 11
Posted on 09/25/2009 10:46:01 AM PDT by NormsRevenge
DENVER An Afghan immigrant wanted to carry out a massive New York City terror attack involving hydrogen peroxide bombs on commuter trains to coincide with the Sept. 11 anniversary before federal authorities foiled the plan, a U.S. prosecutor said Friday.
U.S. prosecutor Tim Neff told a federal judge in Denver that Najibullah Zazi "was intent on being in New York on 9/11" for a possible terror attack.
"The defendant was in the throes of making a bomb and attempting to perfect his formulation," Neff said. He called the evidence a "chilling, disturbing sequence of events."
Neff ordered Zazi, a 24-year-old Afghan-born coffee cart owner in New York and Denver airport shuttle driver, transferred to New York City to face charges of conspiracy to use weapons of mass destruction. ..
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Hydrogen peroxide? Hell, I use that to clean my teeth.
These “people” sure don’t like NYC.
Ahmad Wais Afzali, a New York imam, arrives home after being released on bail from federal custody in Queens, New York September 24, 2009. Afzali, a New York police informant, has been charged in connection with Najibullah Zazi, a Colorado airport shuttle driver who has been charged in New York with conspiring to launch a bombing attack in the United States. The U.S. attorney general said any imminent threat from the plot had been thwarted. REUTERS/Cary Horowitz (UNITED STATES CRIME LAW POLITICS)
...thanks Mr. Kennedy...you immigration policy makes us all face dangers never imagined before 1965...may your condo in Hades next to your icons, Stalin and Marx, not have AC.
To these loons NYC stands for everything they hate about the west.
It would be nice if Obama and friends looked at Afghanistan as "terrorist training grounds".
THAT'S A REASON TO "WIN THE WAR"!!!!!!!
Oh, great: 8 million NYers in the city and the FBI would’ve just let him drive on in to implement the bomb plot. But because Obama was in the city, they actually had to move in to disrupt it. Jeesh!
Hydrogen peroxide when concentrated is a powerful oxidizer.
Bomb has 2 main ingredients: oxidizer + fuel.
A bomb can be made with 2 grocery store ingredients: hydrogen peroxide (needs to be concentrated) + Tang.
After this capture I heard a real liberal say “I guess there really are terrorists but 60 thousand people die a year in car accidents”
I say we investigate those Feds who foiled this plot! How many rights were violated to gather this information!?
AG Eric Holder, start the investigation now!!!!
So Norm, are ya glad this guy isn’t your next door neighbor?
he shopped for acetone too.. what ya use that on? ;-)
“...involving hydrogen peroxide bombs...”
Oh man! So everyone would have become a bleached blonde?? Oh, the horror! Oh, the humanity!!
Dead, if NJ Transit is attacked and you don’t see me posting anymore, call for vengance for me!
So the liberal equates car accidents with mass murder.
Released on bail? He should be in gitmo.
So this guy was a double agent....and now he’s out on bail....Wow...America, what a country!
Mayor Bloomberg said pretty much the same thing a few years back.
What would a hydrogen peroxide bomb do! i’m unfamilar with the effects?
Glad they caught them but Obama will give them a free pass as the guy will claim it was for his teeth.