Thursday, September 30, 2010

Was The Al Qaeda Terror Plot Directed Against Europe Over Hyped?

Was A Mumbai-Style Terror Attack Really 'Foiled'? -- Christian Science Monitor

Public evidence out so far of a Mumbai-style terror attack contains claims that a group of men was hoping to kill people in London, but had no operatives in place, no weapons, and little in the way of logistics.

Breathless coverage in the past few days has written at length about a potential "Mumbai-style" terror attack planned for Britain – or perhaps Germany, or France – that was thwarted by the Obama administration's expanding aerial campaign against militant targets in Pakistan's lawless border provinces.

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More News On This Week's Al Qaeda Terror Plot

Official: Germans, Brits behind Europe terror plot -- AP
Terror plot reports surrounding Briton killed by US drone played down -- The Guardian
Briton suspected of plotting Mumbai-style attacks killed by drone -- The Telegraph
British brothers 'behind Mumbai-style plot' -- The Telegraph
British brothers 'planned Mumbai-style terror attack in Europe' -- The Guardian
20 Britons training in Pak terror camps -- Daily Times
9/11 hijackers’ mosque tied to recent terror plot against Europe -- The Long War Journal
Are al Qaeda capacities on the rise? -- Shadow Government/Foreign Policy
Has the European Terrorism Threat Been Overhyped? -- Time Magazine

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