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Jordan foils Qaeda plot, arrests 11 militants : state TV
Posted on 10/21/2012 12:04:34 PM PDT by Ernest_at_the_Beach
AMMAN (Reuters) - Jordan foiled a major plot by an al Qaeda-linked cell to destabilize the key U.S. ally's security by bombing shopping centers and assassinating Western diplomats, state television said on Sunday.
Security forces detained 11 suspects in connection with a plot going on since June to carry out attacks in the capital Amman using smuggled weapons and explosives brought from Syria, according to security officials cited by television.
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TOPICS: Foreign Affairs; News/Current Events; War on Terror
KEYWORDS: alqaeda; alqaedajordan; egypt; iran; iraq; jordan; jordanalqaeda; jordanterrorplot; lebanon; saudiarabia; syria; turkey; waronterror
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posted on 10/21/2012 12:49:42 PM PDT
Jordan gettin the job done, yup...!
The DHS has the same number of people as the USMC and TWICE rheir budget...
posted on 10/21/2012 1:27:59 PM PDT
using smuggled weapons and explosives brought from Syria
Betcha dollars to donuts that Obama, Axlerod, and Jarrett, are busy trying to figure out how Bammy can take credit for this.
posted on 10/21/2012 2:45:57 PM PDT
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