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Al-Qaeda plotting to bomb US airliner during Olympics: report

Jul 01, 2012

Al-Qaeda plotting to bomb US airliner during Olympics: report

Al-Qaeda is plotting to blow up an American airliner in the run-up to this month's London Olympics and has trained a Norwegian Muslim convert in an attempt to evade airport security, a media report said today. #Islamic terrorism #Al-Qaeda #Yemen #Arabian Peninsula #Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula
US will go after al-Qaeda wherever they are: Leon Panetta

May 11, 2012

US will go after al-Qaeda wherever they are: Leon Panetta

Both military and intelligence communities of the US have gone after al-Qaeda and will continue to do so, Panetta said in response to a question about recent threats that emanated from Yemen. #Islamic terrorism #Al-Qaeda #NewsTracker #Pentagon #Leon Panetta #Defence Secretary #Arabian Peninsula

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US will go after al-Qaeda wherever they are: Leon Panetta

Jun 18, 2014

Annual midday work ban casts spotlight on Gulf Arab labor rights during hottest summer months

An annual midday work ban goes into effect this month across much of the Arabian Peninsula to protect construction workers and outdoor laborers from the risks of direct sunlight and extremely high temperatures during the hottest summer months...
US will go after al-Qaeda wherever they are: Leon Panetta

Jul 02, 2014

US seeks more security at some foreign airports

(AP) -- Intelligence officials are concerned about a new al-Qaida effort to create a bomb that would go undetected through airport security, according to a counterterrorism official, prompting the U.S. to call for tighter security measures Wednesday ... #Syria #Iraq #Paris #Amsterdam #Al-Qaeda #Yemen #Dubai International Airport #Paris Charles de Gaulle International Airport #Homeland Security Department
US will go after al-Qaeda wherever they are: Leon Panetta

Jul 03, 2014

What's behind the new airport security measures

(AP) -- The Obama administration is implementing tighter security measures at foreign airports that have direct flights to the U.S. out of concern that al-Qaida is trying to develop a new and improved bomb that could go undetected through airport sec... #Syria #Iraq #Barack Obama #Al-Qaeda #Yemen #Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab