[osint] Scheuer: CIA found no al-Qaida-Saddam link

2004-12-22 Thread Bruce Tefft
CIA found no al-Qaida-Saddam link 2 months before war: ex-agent+ WASHINGTON, Dec. 21 (Kyodo) _ The U.S. Central Intelligence Agency had concluded two months before the U.S.-led invasion of Iraq in March 2003 that the government of President Saddam Hussein and the al-Qaida terrorist network had

[osint] U.N. Asked to Punish Two Saudi Activists

2004-12-22 Thread Bruce Tefft
(AP) U.N. Asked to Punish Two Saudi Activists By EDITH M. LEDERER Associated Press Writer UNITED NATIONS The United States, Britain and Saudi Arabia asked the U.N. Security Council on Tuesday to impose sanctions on British-based Saudi dissident Saad al-Faqih for allegedly providing financial

[osint] Major British charity 'a Hamas front'

2004-12-22 Thread Bruce Tefft
Major British charity 'a Hamas front' Security sources: UK reluctant to close Interpal because of internal politics Posted: December 21, 2004 1:00 a.m. Eastern By Aaron Klein (c) 2004 WorldNetDaily.com A

[osint] U.S. Keeps Close Tabs on Muslim Cleric

2004-12-22 Thread Bruce Tefft
U.S. Keeps Close Tabs on Muslim Cleric January 01, 2003 John Mintz The Washington Post Seven weeks after the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, Islamic cleric Mohammad Asi made a speech at the National Press Club, calling them a grand strike against New York and Washington launched by

[osint] Whither Political Islam?

2004-12-22 Thread Bruce Tefft
Whither Political Islam? Mahmood Mamdani From Foreign Affairs, January/February 2005 http://www.foreignaffairs.org/20050101fareviewessay84113b/mahmood-mamdan i/whither-political-islam.html Globalized Islam: The Search for a New Ummah. Olivier Roy. New York: Columbia University Press,

[osint] Tribute to Khomeini is a disgrace!

2004-12-22 Thread Bruce Tefft
Unworthy of Honor: Khomeini's tribute is a disgrace 07:54 PM CST on Tuesday, December 21, 2004 Most Americans remember the Ayatollah Khomeini. He was one of the great villains of the 20th century, who bequeathed his patrimony of fanaticism and hatred to the 21st. Khomeini led the 1979

[osint] Orange County Woman Ex-Husband Is Terrorist

2004-12-25 Thread Bruce Tefft
What took her so long. http://abclocal.go.com/kabc/news/122404_nw_orange_county_terrorist.html Orange County Woman: Ex-Husband Is Terrorist SANTA ANA - An Orange County woman said in an expose that aired last night that her ex-husband is a Muslim extremist who helped set up an al Qaeda

[osint] Mara Salvatrucha Gang linked to Honduras massacre

2004-12-25 Thread Bruce Tefft
Gang linked to Honduras massacre Police in Honduras have arrested a suspected member of a notorious Central American youth gang in connection with the massacre of 28 bus passengers. Police said they believed the Mara Salvatrucha gang could be responsible for the killings on Thursday in the

[osint] When Islam Breaks Down

2004-12-25 Thread Bruce Tefft
City Journal When Islam Breaks Down Theodore Dalrymple Spring 2004 http://www.city-journal.org/html/14_2_when_islam.html (this essay has a lengthy introduction which adds nothing to the core arguments; I have removed it but you can read it at the web site...) ... I think ... that the

[osint] U.S. forces captured two senior figures in al-Qaida's branch in Iraq

2004-12-26 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://www.presstelegram.com/Stories/0,1413,204~21474~2618605,00.html Two Iraq al-Qaida operatives captured Article Published: Saturday, December 25, 2004 - 3:34:51 PM PST Turkish businessman reported kidnapped; blast toll rises. By Bassem Mroue Associated Press BAGHDAD, Iraq -

[osint] Spain holds fourth terror suspect

2004-12-26 Thread Bruce Tefft
Spain holds fourth terror suspect Spain launched a crackdown after the Madrid train attacks Spanish police have arrested a fourth terror suspect believed to be linked with a gang trying to buy explosives for an attack. The man was arrested in Barcelona, days after three Moroccans were

[osint] Europe's Muslims May Be Headed Where the Marxists Went Before

2004-12-26 Thread Bruce Tefft
'Ideology of Contestation': Europe's Muslims May Be Headed Where the Marxists Went Before December 26, 2004 By CRAIG S. SMITH PARIS WHEN Azzedine Belthoub was growing up in the shantytowns outside of Nanterre, France, 40 years ago, the people who came to take the young North African kids

[osint] Colombian rebels take 40 tourists hostage

2004-12-26 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://www.interestalert.com/brand/siteia.shtml?Story=st/sn/1225aaa0169e .upiSys=marioproType=N ewsFilter=World%20NewsFid=WORLDNEW Colombian rebels take 40 tourists hostage SANTAFÉ DE BOGOTÁ, Colombia, Dec. 25 (UPI) -- Colombian guerrillas have kidnapped an estimated 40 tourists in

[osint] Alert bus driver foils Xmas Eve bombing

2004-12-26 Thread Bruce Tefft
Alert bus driver foils Xmas Eve bombing Updated 11:31pm (Mla time) Dec 25, 2004 By Leila Salaverria, Alcuin Papa Inquirer News Service Editor's Note: Published on page A15 of the Dec. 26, 2004 issue of the Philippine Daily Inquirer ROUTINE can be boring, but it can save lives. At 7:45

[osint] ISLAMIC FIFTH COLUMN: Army moles aided suicide bomber

2004-12-26 Thread Bruce Tefft
Army moles aided suicide bomber Tony Allen-Mills, Washington, and Ali Rifat, Baghdad http://www.timesonline.co.uk/article/0,,2089-1415657,00.html THE suicide bomber who killed 22 soldiers and contractors at an American military base at Mosul last week had inside help from militant

[osint] Al-Qaeda, Big Brother, and Cyberspace

2004-12-26 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://www.mehrnews.ir/en/NewsDetail.aspx?NewsID=142316 Tehran: 22:41 , 2004/12/25 Tehran Times Opinion Column, Dec. 26, By Aliefudien Al-Qaeda, Big Brother, and Cyberspace TEHRAN, Dec. 25 (MNA) -- Until the attacks of September 11, cyberspace still seemed to be in

[osint] US Intelligence Law Targets Muslim World

2004-12-26 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://www.islamonline.org/English/News/2004-12/25/article05.shtml US Intelligence Law Targets Muslim World By Adam Wild Aba, IOL Correspondent WASHINGTON, December 25 (IslamOnline.net) - The newly enacted law to overhaul the US intelligence community is primarily focused on the Muslim

[osint] U.S. has 'serious' intelligence problems

2004-12-26 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://www.nwherald.com/MainSection/local/365328443365358.php Reports: U.S. has 'serious' intelligence problems [published on Fri, Dec 24, 2004] THE WASHINGTON POST WASHINGTON - While insurgents in Iraq have placed informants inside the Iraqi government, the U.S. and Iraqi military,

[osint] It's too quiet out there, counterterrorism experts say

2004-12-26 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://www.insidebayarea.com/sanmateocountytimes/news/ci_2496864 It's too quiet out there, counterterrorism experts say By Curt Anderson, Associated Press WASHINGTON - The threat of a terrorist attack on the United States still exists, but counterterrorism officials say there is a

[osint] Al-Qaeda's plotting attack on London's New Year celebrations'

2004-12-26 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/main.jhtml?xml=/news/2004/12/26/nalq26.xml http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/main.jhtml?xml=/news/2004/12/26/nalq26.xml; sSheet=/news/2004/12/26/ixnewstop.html sSheet=/news/2004/12/26/ixnewstop.html Al-Qaeda's plotting attack on London's New Year

[osint] As Nuclear Secrets Emerge in Khan Inquiry, More Are Suspected

2004-12-26 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://www.nytimes.com/2004/12/26/international/asia/26nuke.html?oref=login http://www.nytimes.com/2004/12/26/international/asia/26nuke.html?oref=login th th As Nuclear Secrets Emerge in Khan Inquiry, More Are Suspected By WILLIAM J. BROAD and DAVID E. SANGER Published: December 26,

[osint] The insurgency and the future of the Middle East.

2004-12-26 Thread Bruce Tefft
Values and Interests The insurgency and the future of the Middle East. National Review Online December 23, 2004, 8:28 a.m. By Michael Ladeen The notion that we are fighting an insurgency largely organized and staffed by former elements of Saddam Hussein's Baathist regime is now fully

[osint] CIA scales new heights in war against Islam

2004-12-26 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://www.khilafah.com/home/category.php?DocumentID=10564TagID=2 CIA scales new heights in war against Islam uploaded 25 Dec 2004 Agents schooled in bringing Muslims to prayer by Kieren McCarthy The CIA is training its agents in the ancient art of calling Muslims to prayer in a bid

[osint] Everything about Iraq says: chop it in three

2004-12-26 Thread Bruce Tefft
Everything about Iraq says: chop it in three Christopher Catherwood Keeping an artificial nation united only invites more killing http://www.timesonline.co.uk/article/0,,2092-1415403,00.html Najaf and Karbala 2004, Srebrenica 1995: two bloody conflicts, miles apart, both the result of events

[osint] Turkish businessman, worker kidnapped in Iraq: TV report

2004-12-26 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://www.turkishpress.com/news.asp?ID=35345 Turkish businessman, worker kidnapped in Iraq: TV report AFP: 12/25/2004 ANKARA, Dec 25 (AFP) - A Turkish television channel on Saturday aired footage showing a Turkish businessman who said he had been kidnapped along with a worker in Iraq

[osint] Statesmen for these times

2004-12-27 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://observer.guardian.co.uk/comment/story/0,6903,1379819,00.html Statesmen for these times A leading historian argues that Bush and Blair may one day be seen as akin to Roosevelt and Churchill Martin Gilbert Sunday December 26, 2004 Observer People often ask how history will remember our

[osint] Iran Torture Cover-Up

2004-12-27 Thread Bruce Tefft
Human Rights Watch Accuses Iranian Judiciary of Torture Cover-Up Mon Dec 20, 2004 - 9:56 AM ET Jim Lobe, OneWorld US WASHINGTON, D.C. Dec 20 (OneWorld) - A major U.S. human rights organization has accused the Iranian judiciary of using coerced confessions and threats of lengthy prison

[osint] Kamikazes and Islamic martyrs

2004-12-27 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://www.enterstageright.com/archive/articles/0302/0302martyr.htm Kamikazes and Islamic martyrs By Alan Caruba web posted March 4, 2002 In World War II, among the most feared of the enemy were the Japanese kamikaze pilots who attacked the US naval forces, flinging themselves and their planes

[osint] Novak: Coddling Kofi Annan

2004-12-27 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://www.townhall.com/columnists/robertnovak/rn20041227.shtml Coddling Kofi Annan Robert Novak (back to web version) | Send December 27, 2004 WASHINGTON -- Sen. Norm Coleman bit his lip and kept silent when the State Department expressed confidence in United Nations Secretary-General

[osint] NEW YORK: Protest Over 'Homeland Security U'

2004-12-27 Thread Bruce Tefft
Sometimes, stupidity passes all bounds of belief. Bruce Protest Over 'Homeland Security U' BY JACOB GERSHMAN - Staff Reporter of the Sun December 24, 2004 URL: www.nysun.com/article/6767 Furious students and faculty members at the Borough of Manhattan Community College

[osint] Yemen Militant Ties Limburg Tanker Attackers to Bin Laden

2004-12-27 Thread Bruce Tefft
Yemen Militant Ties Limburg Attackers to Bin Laden Sat Dec 25, 2004 02:00 PM ET http://www.reuters.com/newsArticle.jhtml?type=topNewsstoryID=7178465 SANAA (Reuters) - A Yemeni Islamist told a court on Saturday that he and other militants behind the bombing of a French supertanker had close ties

[osint] Jordan Court Acquits Militants of Terror

2004-12-27 Thread Bruce Tefft
December 27, 2004 Jordan Court Acquits Militants of Terror By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Filed at 6:23 a.m. ET AMMAN, Jordan (AP) -- Jordan's military court on Monday acquitted 13 Muslim militants, including three Saudi fugitives, of conspiring to commit terror attacks against U.S. targets in

[osint] Jet Is an Open Secret in Terror War

2004-12-28 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://www.washingtonpost.com/ washingtonpost.com http://www.washingtonpost.com/ Jet Is an Open Secret in Terror War By Dana Priest Washington Post Staff Writer Monday, December 27, 2004; Page A01 The airplane is a Gulfstream V turbojet, the sort favored by CEOs and celebrities. But

[osint] Tsunamis, earthquakes and national security

2004-12-28 Thread Bruce Tefft
The interesting thing is that one scientist is saying, that this could trigger more activity along the same fault zone. This quake was precded by another massive one the say before, south of Tasmania, between Australia and Antarctica. Attached is a map of the world's tectonic plates. The next

[osint] Poorly managed Homeland Security grants shortchange port security

2004-12-28 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://www.boston.com/dailynews/363/wash/Poorly_managed_Homeland_Securi:.sht ml Poorly managed Homeland Security grants shortchange port security, inspector general says By Sam Hananel, Associated Press, 12/28/2004 04:37 ADVERTISEMENT WASHINGTON (AP) The Homeland Security Department has

[osint] DHS network vulnerable to attack

2004-12-28 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://www.theregister.co.uk/2004/12/17/dhs_cyber_security_lagging/ DHS network vulnerable to attack By Kevin Poulsen, SecurityFocus Published Friday 17th December 2004 11:06 GMT The US Department of Homeland Security is having some homeland cyber security issues on its systems providing remote

[osint] US commander claims al-Qaeda bases in Somalia

2004-12-28 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://www.iol.co.za/index.php?set_id=1click_id=68art_id=vn200412281051026 41C361287 US commander claims al-Qaeda basis in Somalia December 28 2004 at 12:09PM Terror groups, including al-Qaeda, are exploiting lawless areas in the Horn of Africa region to hide, recruit and train members and

[osint] The world in 2004

2004-12-28 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://www.menafn.com/qn_news_story_s.asp?StoryId=74640 The world in 2004 Jordan Times - 28/12/2004 By Gwynne Dyer The world has been on hold this year. Interesting and important things have happened in many countries, and most people have scarcely noticed that international politics

[osint] Government corruption cases increase

2004-12-28 Thread Bruce Tefft
Government corruption cases increase http://www.cnn.com/2004/ALLPOLITICS/12/27/public.corruption.ap/index.html Monday, December 27, 2004 Posted: 7:39 AM EST (1239 GMT) WASHINGTON (AP) -- Former Connecticut Gov. John G. Rowland's guilty plea Thursday to a felony charge makes him only

[osint] From the Alamo to Kosovo: The Anti-Muslim/Hispanic Movement in Texas

2004-12-28 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://hispanicmuslims.com/articles/alamokosovo.html From the Alamo to Kosovo: The Anti-Muslim/Hispanic Movement in Texas By Edward H. Sebesta The Touchstone Vol. XII, No. 3 Summer 2002 This article was originaly published in the summer 2002 issue of the Touchstone, an alternative newspaper

[osint] Appointment Runs Out For DHS Inspector General

2004-12-28 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A5719-2004Dec16.html Appointment Runs Out For DHS Inspector General Senate Did Not Act on Bush Nomination of Ervin By Christopher Lee Washington Post Staff Writer Friday, December 17, 2004; Page A31 Clark Kent Ervin is out as the Department of

[osint] Al Qaeda's Grocery Lists and Manuals of Killing

2004-12-28 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://www.rickross.com/reference/alqaeda/alqaeda40.html Al Qaeda's Grocery Lists and Manuals of Killing The Jihad Files New York Times/March 17, 2002 By David Rohde and C.J. Chivers On Aug. 17, 1995, Amir Maawia Siddiqi, the son of a bookshop owner in a small village in Pakistan, set down

[osint] The Americanized woman behind Yushchenko

2004-12-28 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://www.opinionjournal.com/diary/?id=110006076 From America With Love Ukraine's new first lady knows what freedom really means. Monday, December 27, 2004 12:01 a.m. EST In the most peaceful revolution since South Africa ended its apartheid regime by electing Nelson Mandela president in

[osint] Patterns of Islamic Terror

2004-12-28 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://www.google.com/search?q=%22Puerto+Rico%22++Islam+terrorhl=enlr=sta rt=20sa=N Patterns of Islamic Terror by James Dunnigan October 28, 2004 Discussion Board on this DLS topic In the last two months, the Moslem media have begin to raise the issue of widespread terrorism by Islamic

[osint] The Israeli Crime That Wasnt

2004-12-28 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://frontpagemag.com/Articles/Printable.asp?ID=16432 The Israeli Crime That Wasnt By Alyssa A. Lappen FrontPageMagazine.com | December 28, 2004 More than four years have passed since the picture of Mohammed Al-Durrah was aired across the world, but the public still imagines the boy's Sept.

[osint] Terror in the Skies Series - Part XI.

2004-12-28 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://www.womenswallstreet.com/WWS/article_landing.aspx?titleid=76articlei d=836 Terror in the Skies SeriesMORE FROM THIS COLUMNTerror in the Skies, Again?Part II: Terror in the Skies, Again?Part III: Terror in the Skies, Again?Part IV: Terror in the Skies, Again?Another Passenger from

[osint] Political system in Islam

2004-12-28 Thread Bruce Tefft
Political system in Islam http://kavkazcenter.com/eng/article.php?id=3394 At the basis of the political system of Islam lie three basic principles: Tawhid (oneness of Allah), Risalat (prophecy) and Khilafat (state of being vicegerent). Without the complete understanding of these

[osint] Western Europe united against Bush

2004-12-28 Thread Bruce Tefft
No wonder al-Jazeera loves this idiot. Bruce http://english.aljazeera.net/NR/exeres/2E9C1F31-BAD2-4B3D-8869-F966ED02A1D3. htm Western Europe united against Bush By Dag Herbjornsrud Wednesday 10 November 2004, 17:49 Makka Time, 14:49 GMT I probably live in the most

[osint] Osama's new strategy

2004-12-28 Thread Bruce Tefft
Neither a new strategy nor a change of al-Qaeda modus operandi...simply a change of targets. Al-Qaeda will continue to use the same tactics and modus operandi as they've developed and trained on. Strategy remains the same to: eventual destruction of US and allies and world domination by Islam.

[osint] Syria Dismisses Insurgent Aid Accusations

2004-12-28 Thread Bruce Tefft
Syria Dismisses Insurgent Aid Accusations http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A31831-2004Dec28.html?nav= headlines By DONNA ABU-NASR The Associated Press Tuesday, December 28, 2004; 4:24 PM DAMASCUS, Syria - Syria is responding with a mixture of bravado and denial to mounting

[osint] New worm hits vulnerable websites after ID'ing them with Google

2004-12-28 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://searchsecurity.techtarget.com/originalContent/0,289142,sid14_gci10371 08,00.html New Santy variants spread via search engines By Bill Brenner, News Writer 26 Dec 2004 | SearchSecurity.com Two new Santy variants are using the AOL, Yahoo and Google search engines to find new

[osint] FBI Names 6th Counterterrorism Chief Since 9/11

2004-12-29 Thread Bruce Tefft
FBI Names 6th Counterterrorism Chief Since 9/11 Wednesday, December 29, 2004; Page A17 The FBI announced the appointment yesterday of its sixth counterterrorism director since the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks, underscoring the bureau's struggle to retain executives in senior positions. Willie T.

[osint] Another Moderate Muslim Group

2004-12-29 Thread Bruce Tefft
Another Moderate Muslim Group By http://frontpagemag.com/Articles/authors.asp?ID=2283 Daniel Pipes FrontPageMagazine.com | December 29, 2004 Muqtedar Khan of the Brookings Institution has announced, in a recent http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/default.asp?page=story_25-12-2004_pg3_3 article

[osint] Terror Case Against 7 Men Underway in Cambodia

2004-12-29 Thread Bruce Tefft
(12/29/2004): THE WORLD Terror Case Against 7 Men Underway in Cambodia From Associated Press December 29, 2004 PHNOM PENH, Cambodia - Prosecutors opened their case Tuesday against seven men accused of plotting to bomb Western targets in Cambodia, but three of the key suspects - including

[osint] Attack With Dirty Bomb More Likely, Officials Say

2004-12-29 Thread Bruce Tefft
Attack With Dirty Bomb More Likely, Officials Say By Dafna Linzer Washington Post Staff Writer Wednesday, December 29, 2004; Page A06 Often called a weapon of mass disruption, not destruction, a dirty bomb -- which uses conventional explosives to spread radioactive material -- causes far

[osint] Nuclear Capabilities May Elude Terrorists, Experts Say

2004-12-29 Thread Bruce Tefft
Nuclear Capabilities May Elude Terrorists, Experts Say By Dafna Linzer Washington Post Staff Writer Wednesday, December 29, 2004; Page A01 Of all the clues that Osama bin Laden is after a nuclear weapon, perhaps the most significant came in intelligence reports indicating that he received

[osint] Asia's Top Terror Suspect Hambali Tried

2004-12-29 Thread Bruce Tefft
December 28, 2004 Asia's Top Terror Suspect Hambali Tried By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Filed at 11:04 p.m. ET PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) -- Asia's top terror suspect, the al-Qaida linked Islamic militant Hambali, was put on trial in absentia Tuesday along with other suspects on charges of attempted

[osint] Colombia Cartel Suspect Is Seized

2004-12-29 Thread Bruce Tefft
(12/29/2004): THE WORLD Colombia Cartel Suspect Is Seized From Associated Press December 29, 2004 BOGOTA, Colombia - Police captured a reputed leader of the Norte del Valle drug cartel Tuesday in a U.S.-backed effort to dismantle the gang. Dagoberto Florez was on a most-wanted list of

[osint] False friends

2004-12-29 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://jewishworldreview.com/cols/gaffney1.asp Dec. 28, 2004 / 16 Teves 5765 Frank J. Gaffney, Jr. False friends During the recent presidential campaign, Sen. John Kerry assailed President Bush for alienating key U.S. allies, evidence he maintained of the incumbent's

[osint] LAX Preps Against Shoulder-Fired Missiles

2004-12-29 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://www.aviationnow.com/avnow/news/channel_airports_story.jsp?id=news/LAX 12214.xml LAX Preps Against Shoulder-Fired Missiles By Kimberly Johnson 12/21/2004 08:23:53 AM Perimeter and air patrols are being beefed up at Los Angeles International as defense against possible

[osint] Early data on Asian quake went unnoticed in Vienna [eurocrats on vacation]

2004-12-29 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://www.iht.com/articles/2004/12/28/news/nuke.html Early data on Asian quake went unnoticed in Vienna By Thomas Fuller International Herald Tribune Wednesday, December 29, 2004 Early on Sunday morning, powerful computers in a Vienna office building received seismic data on the

[osint] Terrorist: West must stop equating Jihad with terrorism

2004-12-29 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://www.paktribune.com/news/index.php?id=88520 Coming from a bin Laden ally and terrorist this is rich! Bruce West must stop equating Jihad with terrorism: Fazl Wednesday December 29, 2004 (1414 PST) ISLAMABAD, December 30 (Online): Maulana Fazlur Rehman, opposition leader in the Lower

[osint] Agencies Clash on Fingerprint Database

2004-12-29 Thread Bruce Tefft
Agencies Clash on Fingerprint Database 51 minutes ago White House - AP Cabinet State By CURT ANDERSON, Associated Press Writer WASHINGTON - More than three years after the Sept. 11 attacks, the Bush administration has failed to create a unified U.S. fingerprint database because of agency

[osint] Failed bomb attack a terrorist plot - Aglipay

2004-12-29 Thread Bruce Tefft
Failed bomb attack a terrorist plot - Aglipay By Christina Mendez The Philippine Star 12/29/2004 The bomb planted at the G-liner passenger bus on Christmas Eve in Manila could have killed all its passengers had it not been discovered an before its timed explosion, Philippine National Police

[osint] Asia Vigilant for Terror Attacks

2004-12-29 Thread Bruce Tefft
Asia Vigilant for Terror Attacks Wed Dec 29,11:38 AM ET World - AP Asia By PAUL ALEXANDER, Associated Press Writer MANILA, Philippines - Security forces on alert for possible terrorist attacks in Southeast Asia during the Christmas-New Year holidays are trying to remain vigilant, although

[osint] Deconstructing the Bin Laden Tapes

2004-12-29 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://msnbc.msn.com/id/6766600/site/newsweek/ Deconstructing the Bin Laden Tapes The messages are coming more frequently now and have a new tone. Does that mean a new U.S. attack is imminent? WEB-EXCLUSIVE COMMENTARY By Michael Isikoff and Mark Hosenball Newsweek Updated: 5:36 p.m. ET Dec.

[osint] Iraqi police face new terror threat as 30 die in booby-trapped house

2004-12-29 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://www.timesonline.co.uk/article/0,,7374-1419007,00.html The outlook from the US military is almost as bleak. Brigadier-General Jeffery Hammond, deputy commander of US forces in Baghdad, said that extremists would step up their strikes in the run-up to elections on January 30. The Iraqi

[osint] In Iraq, a clear-cut bin Laden-Zarqawi alliance

2004-12-29 Thread Bruce Tefft
Much ado about absolutely nothing. Bin Laden and Zarqawi have been allied, and Zarqawi a member of al-Qaeda for years. This changes nothing. Bruce http://www.csmonitor.com/2004/1230/p01s03-woiq.html?s=hns from the December 30, 2004 edition (Photograph)

[osint] Traitorous US Lawyer Helped Spread Terror Message

2004-12-29 Thread Bruce Tefft
It's worth remembering that Lynne Stewart was put on the blind Sheikh's case by Ramsey Clark...another anti-American, pro-Marxist, pro-Islamic terror supporter. Bruce http://www.reuters.com/newsArticle.jhtml?type=domesticNewsstoryID=7201856 US Lawyer Helped Spread Terror Message - Prosecutor

[osint] Iran Gholam Shire'i questioned secularism in France

2004-12-29 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://www.iranian.ws/iran_news/publish/printer_5170.shtml Iran Gholam Shire'i questioned secularism in France Persian Journal Iran News Iran Gholam Shire'i questioned secularism in France Dec 29, 2004, 12:39 Iran majlis speaker Gholam Adel known as Gholam Shire'i in majlis Wednesday

[osint] Muslims claim unfair treatment at border

2004-12-29 Thread Bruce Tefft
Sounds like they're getting very fair treatment, considering their support of a hostile, terroristic, political ideology. Bruce (AP) Muslims claim unfair treatment at border By CAROLYN THOMPSON Associated Press Writer BUFFALO, N.Y. An Islamic civil rights group Wednesday accused U.S. border

[osint] The how-to of terror: al-Qaeda bulletin revealed

2004-12-29 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://www.smh.com.au/news/Global-Terrorism/The-howto-of-terror-alQaeda-bull etin-revealed/2004/12/30/1104344900198.html The how-to of terror: al-Qaeda bulletin revealed December 30, 2004 - 11:27AM A new US government intelligence bulletin describes in the greatest detail yet

[osint] U.S. Politician Targets Immigration

2004-12-29 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://www.ipsnews.net/new_nota.asp?idnews=26850 CHALLENGES 2004-2005: U.S. Politician Targets Immigration William Fisher NEW YORK, Dec 29 (IPS) - The law to revamp U.S. intelligence services was passed at the 11th hour in the last Congress partly because of a deal that deleted many contentious

[osint] Judge orders deportation of Kurdish restaurant owner accused of terrorism

2004-12-29 Thread Bruce Tefft
Good riddance, and the Turks will know what to do with him. Bruce http://www.mlive.com/newsflash/michigan/index.ssf?/base/news-21/110435904326 060.xml http://www.mlive.com/newsflash/michigan/index.ssf?/base/news-21/11043590432 6060.xmlstorylist=newsmichigan storylist=newsmichigan

[osint] Navy SEALs Sue Associated Press Over Iraq Photos

2004-12-29 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://www.sierratimes.com/rss/newswire.php?article=/nm/20041229/us_nm/media _ap_dctime=1104329151f eed=iraq Navy SEALs Sue Associated Press Over Iraq Photos Posted: Wednesday December 29,2004 - 06:05:51 am By Ben Berkowitz LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Six Navy SEALs and the wives of two of

[osint] Horowitz: The McGovern syndrome: A surrender is not a peace

2004-12-30 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://www.townhall.com/columnists/davidhorowitz/dh20041227.shtml The McGovern syndrome: A surrender is not a peace David Horowitz December 27, 2004 On Christmas Day, former U.S. senator and Democratic presidential candidate George McGovern wrote a letter to the editor of the Los Angeles

[osint] Gun control doesn't reduce crime, violence, say studies

2004-12-30 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://www.worldnetdaily.com/news/article.asp?ARTICLE_ID=42167 WEAPONS OF CHOICE Gun control doesn't reduce crime, violence, say studies National Academy of Sciences, Justice Dept. reports find no benefits to restricting ownership of firearms Posted: December 30, 2004 1:00 a.m. Eastern C 2004

[osint] Terrorist Arrested in Jeddah After Shootout

2004-12-30 Thread Bruce Tefft
Terrorist Arrested in Jeddah After Shootout Rasheed Abou-Alsamh, Arab News - Arab News (Jedda) Thursday, 30, December, 2004 (19, Dhul Qa`dah, 1425) JEDDAH, 30 December 2004 - Security forces arrested a suspected member of a deviant group here yesterday, the Interior Ministry said. It was

[osint] The Mythic Foundations of Radical Islam

2004-12-30 Thread Bruce Tefft
The Mythic Foundations of Radical Islam by John Calvert Orbis, Winter 2004 John Calvert is assistant professor of history at Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska. Mankind today is on the brink of a precipice, not because of the danger of complete annihilation which is hanging over

[osint] Rethinking American History, Completely

2004-12-30 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://mises.org/fullstory.aspx?Id=1706 Rethinking American History, Completely by David Gordon [Posted December 29, 2004] The Politically Incorrect Guide to American History. By Thomas E. Woods, Jr. Regnery Publishing, 2004. Xv + 270 pgs. Thomas Woods' superb new book has already achieved

[osint] Police blamed for intelligence failures

2004-12-30 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://64.233.187.104/search?q=cache:4kG1g2RpHTIJ:www.thejakartapost.com/det ailnational.asp%3Ffileid%3D20041223.C04%26irec%3D3+Police+Blamed+for+Intelli gence+Failures http://64.233.187.104/search?q=cache:4kG1g2RpHTIJ:www.thejakartapost.com/de

[osint] Terror: 'Low-level but chronic'

2004-12-30 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://www.wpherald.com/storyview.php?StoryID=20041229-122750-5620r ANALYSIS: Terror: 'Low-level but chronic' By Richard Sale UPI Terrorism Correspondent Published December 29, 2004 WASHINGTON -- With the arrest of high-profile al-Qaida leaders, the terror organization has become more loosely

[osint] Former Russian Security Officer Jailed for Spying for Estonia

2004-12-30 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://mosnews.com/news/2004/12/14/estoniaspy.shtml Former Russian Security Officer Jailed for Spying for Estonia Created: 14.12.2004 03:54 MSK (GMT +3), Updated: 11:14 MSK http://mosnews.com/files/5902/spy.jpg MosNews The Moscow District Military Court sentenced a former

[osint] Terrorism Goes to Sea

2004-12-30 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://www.foreignaffairs.org/previews/4437/20041101faessay83606/gal-luft-an %20ne-korin/terrorism-goes-to-sea.html?mode=print Foreign Affairs Article Terrorism Goes to Sea By Anne Korin, Gal Luft Foreign Affairs ( November/December 2004 ) Summary: The number of pirate attacks worldwide

[osint] Radical Islam and LNG in Trinidad and Tobago

2004-12-30 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://www.iags.org/n1115045.htm Radical Islam and LNG in Trinidad and Tobago Over the past several years, maritime attacks have become more violent, more frequent and clearly more organized. It is believed that militant groups, particularly in South East Asia, are practicing hijacking ships

[osint] OBSERVATIONS ON EUROPE, 2004

2004-12-30 Thread Bruce Tefft
OBSERVATIONS ON EUROPE, 2004 Dr. Sam Holliday (Draft of 5 Dec 04) During 2004 I observed some disturbing changed in the Europe I remember from when I first lived in Germany and Italy during the 1950s. During the 1960s, 1970s, 1980s the changes I observed in Western Europe were mostly economic;

[osint] Remember Kosovo?

2004-12-30 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://www.aim.org/media_monitor/2393_0_2_0_C/ Remember Kosovo? By Cliff Kincaid | December 28, 2004 Clinton's policy was not to bomb those terrorists but to support them and bomb the Christian Serbs. AIM put together a list of the most underreported or buried stories of 2004, and

[osint] Islamic Africans fatten their daughters

2004-12-30 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://online.wsj.com/article_email/0%2C%2CSB110428585970011783-IJjgoNnlaF3m 52mbXmIb66Jm4%2C00.html Eating Disorder New Obesity Boom In Arab Countries Has Old Ancestry Western Habits Fueled Weight Of Women Prized for Size; Some Girls Are Force-Fed Ms. Mohammed Tries a Diet By GAUTAM NAIK

[osint] Riyadh Attack Was First Al Qaeda Attempt on Life of Saudi Royal - Prince Mohammed bin Nayef

2004-12-30 Thread Bruce Tefft
Riyadh Attack Was First Al Qaeda Attempt on Life of Saudi Royal - Prince Mohammed bin Nayef DEBKAfile Exclusive Report 30 December, 2004: The night in Riyadh was torn Wednesday, December 29, by three huge explosions not just the two officially confirmed. They were followed by long bursts

[osint] French ex-hostage says Iraq kidnappers linked to Al Qaeda

2004-12-30 Thread Bruce Tefft
This falls into the Well, dh Category! Bruce French ex-hostage says Iraq kidnappers linked to Al Qaeda (Reuters) 30 December 2004 DUBAI - A French hostage who was released last week after four months in Iraq said his kidnappers grouped militants linked to Al Qaeda and former members of

[osint] Soros foundation charged in Kazakhstan with tax evasion

2004-12-30 Thread Bruce Tefft
Soros, of course, spent $12.8 million in the United States in the past year to get Kerry elected. The main recipients of Soros's contributions are two liberal 527s, MoveOn.org and America Coming Together (ACT) which campaigned heavily against Bush and for Kerry. Bruce

[osint] Top Yemeni Al-Qaeda member killed in Riyadh shootout

2004-12-30 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://sg.news.yahoo.com/041230/1/3pkfm.html Thursday December 30, 8:41 PM Top Yemeni Al-Qaeda member killed in Riyadh shootout: security source AFP Photo A Yemeni considered to be closely linked to terror chief Osama bin Laden was one of seven militants killed in Wednesday's shootout with

[osint] Russia's Spetsnaz and Islamic Terrorism

2004-12-30 Thread Bruce Tefft
Russia's Spetsnaz and Islamic Terrorism http://globalpolitician.com/articles.asp?ID=270t=Russia%92s+Spetsnaz+an d+Islamic+Terrorism 12/30/2004 By Ryan Mauro There is no doubt that the Soviet Union played a tremendous role in the expansion and evolution of Islamic terrorism. Many of the people

[osint] Puerto Rico: Wake Up Silent Majority

2004-12-30 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://www.puertorico-herald.org/LiveEd/52-CBWakeUp.shtml Wake Up Silent Majority By Manuel A. Casiano December 23, 2004 Copyright © 2004 CARIBBEAN BUSINESS. All Rights Reserved. You are being taken on a joyride to independence from the U.S. and you don’t realize it. The 8% or 9% of the

[osint] Bush 'Undermining UN with Aid Coalition' / UN response more than a week away

2004-12-30 Thread Bruce Tefft
From the second story below, quoting Kofi Annan at today's press conference: The European Union will have the ministers' meeting on 7 January, the day after we [the UN] launch the flash appeal [for support for the tsunami victims]... === That's more than a week away! === Meanwhile... get a

[osint] SYRIA: Two Islamists sentenced to death in bomb attack trial

2004-12-30 Thread Bruce Tefft
Death term for two in Syrian trial Thursday 30 December 2004, 19:59 Makka Time, 16:59 GMT The blast in April took place in a former UN office in Damascus Two of 22 defendants accused of involvement in a bomb attack and firefight in the Syrian capital in April have been sentenced to death by

[osint] Too Hot to Handle

2004-12-30 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://www.realitymacedonia.org.mk/web/news_page.asp?nid=4013 Too Hot to Handle By LINDSAY MORAN Published: December 19, 2004 When I finally broke cover, A.'s respect for me, even though I was a woman, increased exponentially. We were sitting in his Mercedes next to what appeared to be a

[osint] TAMIL EELAM: Tigers accuse government of ignoring their plight

2004-12-31 Thread Bruce Tefft
This is good: terrorists complaining because the government won't help them survive the effects of the tsunami. Bruce Tamil Tigers accuse Government of ignoring their plight By Stephen Khan in Trincomalee [From: The Independent (London) 29 December 2004] They are no strangers to death. In

[osint] Two Agencies Melding Minds on Intelligence

2004-12-31 Thread Bruce Tefft
(12/31/2004): THE NATION Two Agencies Melding Minds on Intelligence National Security and National Geospatial- Intelligence are sharing intercepted messages, satellite data and more to provide real-time tips. By Bob Drogin Times Staff Writer December 31, 2004 FT. MEADE, Md. - At computer

[osint] The War on Terrorism in Southeast Asia: Developing Law Enforcement

2004-12-31 Thread Bruce Tefft
http://www.heritage.org/Research/AsiaandthePacific/BG1720.cfm The War on Terrorism in Southeast Asia: Developing Law Enforcement by Dana R. Dillon Backgrounder #1720 January 22, 2004 | | It is a little-publicized fact that police have arrested more terrorists than military operations have

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