Tagged: al Qaeda

Alleged terror plotters arrested

Norwegian authorities said three men suspected of having links to Al Qaeda in a terrorism conspiracy linked to plots in the United States and Britain were arrested, two in Norway and one in Germany, thanks to help from American intelligence agencies.  International relations Professor Joseph Wippl, a 30-year CIA operations officer, said the arrests again reflect that success […]

Secret CIA anti-terrorist plan exposed

Controversy is erupting over the fact that Congressional leaders weren’t briefed on a capture-or-kill al Qaeda operatives plan the CIA mulled on and off since the 9/11 attacks (now officially cancelled by current CIA Director Panetta).  School of Law lecturer Philip O’Neill, Jr., who teaches national security law, can discuss what it all might mean. […]