Skip to comments.Al-Qaeda Propagandist Called For Attacks On Sports Events
Posted on 04/16/2013 2:13:26 PM PDT by Biggirl
(CNSNews.com) Although no group has claimed responsibility for Mondays deadly bomb blasts at the Boston Marathon, a leading al-Qaeda ideologue last year recommended that jihadists in America include sporting events in their list of prospective terror targets.
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Spelling Correction: al Suri
Obama meets with Saudi foreign minister, discusses Syria
Yahoo! News ^ | April 17th, 2013 | Jeff Mason
Posted on April 17, 2013 4:52:06 PM PDT by Third Person
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama met with Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Saud al-Faisal at the White House on Wednesday and discussed the conflict in Syria, a spokeswoman said. The meeting was not on Obama’s public schedule. The spokeswoman, Caitlin Hayden, said the president joined a meeting between the Saudi official and Obama’s national security adviser, Tom Donilon. “The president and Prince Saud al-Faisal reaffirmed the strong partnership between the United States and Saudi Arabia and discussed developments in the region, including the conflict in Syria,” Hayden said in a statement.
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Note: Adding to Post no. 22:
“REPORT: SAUDI NATIONAL RULED OUT AS SUSPECT IN BOSTON MARATHON BOMBINGS TO BE DEPORTED ON NATIONAL SECURITY GROUNDS NEXT WEEK”
Apr. 18, 2013 12:30am
SNIPPET: “Appearing on Hannity Wednesday night, the Investigative Project on Terrorisms Steve Emerson reported that Abdul Rahman Ali Alharbi, the Saudi national who was briefly named a person of interest in the Boston Marathon bombings, is being deported on Tuesday. He based his information on a number of his confidential sources.”
SNIPPET: “Emersons claims have not been verified.”
“US drones kill 5 AQAP operatives in Yemen”
By BILL ROGGIO
April 17, 2013
SNIPPET: “The US launched a pair of drone strikes against al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula today in a remote area in central Yemen, according to reports. The strikes are the first recorded in the country since the end of January.
The remotely piloted Predators or the more deadly Reapers attacked two separate targets in the Oussab al Ali area, which was described by The Associated Press as a mountainous region “located in the middle of three provinces of central Damar, southern Ibb and eastern Hodeida.”
The first strike killed four AQAP fighters as they were driving a vehicle in the area, Yemeni intelligence officials told AP.
The second strike killed Hamed Radman, who was described as an “influential al Qaeda member” who “played a role in recruitment.” A Yemeni witness in the area said that US drones were deployed over the village where Radman was killed for three days before striking.
Today’s strikes are the first reported in Yemen since Jan. 23, when six AQAP fighters were killed in an attack in Sana’a province. The US launched four other strikes in Yemen in January. Two such attacks took place in Marib province on Jan. 19 and Jan. 21; two Saudis are reported to have been killed in the Jan. 19 attack. In another strike, on Jan. 22, the US killed four AQAP fighters in a strike on a vehicle in Al Jawf province in northern Yemen. And, on Jan. 3, a strike in Al Baydah province killed a local AQAP commander and two fighters.”
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WSJ.com - THE WALL STREET JOURNAL: "THE NEW MASTERMIND OF JIHAD A recently freed Islamist thinker has long advocated small-scale, independent acts of anti-Western terror" by David Samuels (SNIPPET: "Mr. al-Suri fled to France and then to Madrid, where he met and married a Spanish woman named Elena Moreno Cruz, who converted to Islam and accompanied him on his subsequent journeys. Ms. Cruz furnished him with an EU passport, and he has remained, by several accounts, deeply in love with her.") (April 6, 2012) (Read More )
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Surveillance Video Related to Boston Bombings
Published on Apr 18, 2013
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Tiger was mentioned so I just could not help myself. A little break from all the stress.
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ADDING to post no. 35:
One suspect apprehended, another remains on the loose”
By Wesley Lowery, Akilah Johnson, Eric Moskowitz and Lisa Wangsness | GLOBE STAFF APRIL 19, 2013
Wall Street Journal
FBI is trying to determine whether explosions and a shootout that left an MIT cop dead are connected to the Boston Marathon bombings.
12:39 AM - 19 Apr 13
Law Enforcement Activity in Greater Boston Area
April 19, 2013
Special Agent Greg Comcowich
We are aware of the law enforcement activity in the greater Boston area. The situation is ongoing. We are working with local authorities to determine what happened.