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Skip to comments.Threat Matrix: Daily Terror Threat - Thread Sixteen
Posted on 08/02/2004 5:12:31 PM PDT by JustPiper
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I don't know how many have checked this out, but there are a lot of answers to the questions you're asking about the intentions of the enemy. The more we can learn about them outside of news articles, the better we'll understand how they may be plotting. Even though the primary weapon here is anthrax, it gives insight into their operations. This is only part of the TOC.
TABLE OF CONTENTS (Each of the following is a link at the site.)
I. Summary and Introduction
II. Means : Al Qaeda's Biochem Program
a. Vanguards of Conquest and Zawahiri's Decade-Long Quest to Weaponize Anthrax
b. "Winds of Black Death": Coming Soon To Your Part Of The World
c. Anthrax Production Program Documents on Khalid Mohammed's Computer
d. Hambali and the Role of Anthrax Lab Technician Yazid Sufaat
e. Association of Various Scientists and Doctors with Senior Al Qaeda Operatives
f. Potential Access to the Ames Strain
g. Method Used to Weaponize the Anthrax
h. The Canadian September 2001 Report: "Risk Assessment of Anthrax Threat Letters"
i. Atta, Prague, and the Alleged Iraq Connection
j. Inquiries About Crop dusters and "Operation Tripwire"
k. Hijacker Ahmed's Blackened Leg Lesion
l. Atta's Red Hands and Al Qaeda's Interest and Use of the Detergent Saponin in Weaponizing Agents
m. Moazzam Begg: The Confession About An Anthrax Plot Involving A Drone Over London
III. Motive: Reason Senators Leahy and Daschle and the Media Were Targeted
a. Profile of an Angry Man: Ayman
b. FBI's Profile of the Amerithrax Perp
c. Historical Significance of the Mailing Dates to Zawahiri:
Camp David Accord and the Assassination of Anwar Sadat
d. "Leahy Law" and Appropriations to Military and Security Units
e. Zawahiri's View of the "Lies" of the Secular Media
f. Retaliation for Detention of the Blind Sheikh and Other Detainees
IV. Modus Operandi: Pouring Musk on Barren Land
a. The Egyptian Islamic Jihad MO: Targeted Assassination of Individuals in Symbolic Positions
b. Zawahiri's Victory in the EIJ Internal Debate Over Whether to Focus on US or Egyptian Targets
c. Egyptian Islamists' Earlier WTC Letter Bombs to Washington, DC and New York City Newspapers and Symbolic Targets
d. Requirement Under the Laws of Jihad of Warning Before Use Of Biochemical Weapons
e. Continuing Practice of Sending Poisonous Letters as Threats
f. Use of Code: Jennifer Lopez Letter and Atta's Jenny Code
g. Use of Code: Greendale School at Franklin Park And Return to Fort Lauderdale and 9/11
V. Opportunity: Tracking Potential Al Qaeda or Egyptian Islamic Jihad or Islamic Group Sleepers
a. Know Not Just Your Enemy, But Who He Knew: Zawahiri's Travels Abroad And To The US
b. Balancing the Scales
c. The British Militant Islamists and Egypt's "Call to Combat Terrorism"
d. Jafar The Pilot And The Threat Looming On The Horizon
e. Adham Hassoun: The Blind Sheik Follower Who Saw No Evil
f. The Egyptian Scientist In The Library Researching Anthrax
g. Mohamed Mansour Jabarah: The Go-Between Between Karachi and Kuala Lumpur
h. Nabil Al-Marabh: The Cabbie Who Knew His Way Around
i. Jaber Elbaneh : The Man From Buffalo Worth $5 Million
j. The Syracuse Charity Case and "Operation Imminent Horizon"
k. Syed Athar Abbas and the Fort Lee, New Jersey $100,000 Food Processor
l. The Canadian Detainees: Guilt By Association
m. Charitable Intent and Uncharitable Connections
n. Michael Ray Stubbs: The Alleged Sympathizer Who Was A HVAC Technician at Lawrence Livermore Lab
o. The Mason In Charge Of Building A Case
p. Astonishing Aafia: Houston, We May Not Have A Problem
q. Aafia at Brandeis: Truth - Even Unto Its Innermost Parts
r. See No Evil, Hear No Evil, Speak No Evil
s. Always Alliterative Ayaad Assaad
t. Hoax Letters That May Fly As Real Thing
u. Grapes of Wrath
That brings the ultimate target back into focus. The (hopefully not to be) rare and elusive homo sapiens infidelus.
By David Grimes
http://www.jewishworldreview.com | Just in time for air travelers who may have started to relax a little bit comes a new book suggesting ways that passengers can beat up a suspected terrorist.
An airline pilot, a SWAT team commander and a police instructor joined in writing "Never Again: A Self-Defense Guide for the Flying Public."
The Atlantic Online | February 2002 | Losing the Code War | Stephen Budiansky
...the encrypted communication systems that PCs and the Internet have made available to everyone including, apparently, al Qaeda. The real culprits behind this intelligence failing are the advance of technology and the laws of...
The next thought I had on the matter was that it sounded so "James Bond" Almost as if the theft was warranted for some reason. If true, it represents a whole new bag of worms for Los Alamos management and national security. If the Brits who allegedly took the disks are aligned with the British government, that's one thing, but if they are not, then that's a whole different ballgame.
You're welcome. I hope that new ideas are sparked by the information.
How nice for all of us, but especially for those who are new to TM nad those not able to be on regularly! But all in one place like that, excellent job I-Man!
LOL she has been Auntie since she was 6!
(State News, VA, August 2nd, 2004, 1:12 p.m.) More than four thousand local, state and federal personnel will take part in a major counter-terrorism exercise that begins later this week in central and eastern Virginia.
According to a statement from Governor Mark Warner, the drill, called "Determined Promise 04," will begin Wednesday and run through next Tuesday, August 10th. The exercise is sponsored by the federal government. Warner says Virginia and California were chosen by the United States Department of Defense's Northern Command, or NORTHCOM.
Officials: 'Treasure trove' followed al Qaeda arrest
Capture of suspect in Pakistan led to terror alerts
08/02/04 09:52 PM, EDT
The recent arrest in Pakistan of a computer expert with suspected ties to al Qaeda turned up evidence that the terror network has kept key U.S. financial buildings under surveillance, possibly for years, U.S. officials said Monday.
Statue of Liberty scheduled to reopen
08/02/04 08:06 PM, EDT
Barring last-minute terrorism alerts or other problems, the Statue of Liberty will reopen to visitors Tuesday for the first time since the 2001 terrorist attacks that destroyed the nearby World Trade Center.
Molotov cocktail comes to mind!
Yes, this is what I am wondering, too.
Hurricane warning for parts of the east coast now:
We just had a test of the EAS about 10 minutes ago. A "statewide" test according to the voice. I've never heard one this late, or at an odd time. Normally they're at the top of the hour around 11:00 am.
You are expressing what I have been thinking since the Sunday announcement. The areas announced are the safest to be in now. You don't plan a major hit without secondary objectives. Plan "B" is what I would like to determine.
The best way to shake the economy would be to influence the "consumers". The destruction of buildings won't make a difference. Too many backups are in place in regards to records.
thank you, tis beautiful to me, but so is my Kini ;)
New files posted at abualbukhary.net since the last listing on July 24th.
Thank you Nana, missed you also!
Hi thecabal. Thanks for telling us. I miss you already! I hope the week goes by quickly. :)
Thanks for posting that.
We were just talking on the phone about the threat warning.
Wondering if the computer data was old or new.