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Jordan foils major terrorist plot (Code Named 9/11-2)
Petra News ^
Posted on 10/21/2012 4:50:17 PM PDT by Snuph
The General Intelligence Department has foiled a major terrorist plot while in the planning and preliminary stages. The plot by a group of 11 terrorists associated with the ideology of Al Qaeda, was designed to target and carry out attacks against vital targets in Jordan including shopping centers, residential areas, diplomats and foreign nationals.
The objective of the plot, labeled as 9/11 (2) in reference to the Amman hotel bombings of 2005, was to cause chaos and anarchy and spread fear among the population, setting the stage for further operations to follow. The group had intended to take advantage of what they believed was the Intelligence "preoccupation" with other files, to carry out their plans.
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TOPICS: Foreign Affairs; Government; News/Current Events; Politics/Elections
KEYWORDS: alqaedajordan; jordan; jordanalqaeda; jordanterrorplot
posted on 10/21/2012 4:50:21 PM PDT
posted on 10/21/2012 4:51:59 PM PDT
by Jet Jaguar
(The pundits have forgotten the 2010 elections.)
Crap...I was hoping to see PETRA again one day. The parts of Ammman I saw looked like Beverly Hills!! Jordan is beautiful! Jerash fab. also.
posted on 10/21/2012 4:54:44 PM PDT
by Ann Archy
( ABORTION...the HUMAN Sacrifice to the god of Convenience.)
"The name's Jordan ..(drat, I should have two names for this to work)"
posted on 10/21/2012 10:58:34 PM PDT
by Oztrich Boy
(Monarchy is the one system of government where power is exercised for the good of all - Aristotle)
So is Jordan on Obama’s Arab Spring list too?
posted on 10/21/2012 11:01:56 PM PDT
by Just mythoughts
(Please help Todd Akin defeat Claire and the GOP-e send money!!!!!)
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