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SPECIAL REPORT: Failed Car Bombing in Times Square

Posted by Admin on May 1, 2010

Time square was evacuted around 6:30 pm on Saturday, May 1, 2010 due to what police discovered was a failed bombing attempt.  There was a man reportedly Middle-Eastern in appearance running from the scene, but there is no name of a suspect available at this time.  No injuries are reported at this time.

A firefighter saw a “flash”, and smoke coming from what was described as an SUV, and a man running away.

Here is his quote from a Reuter’s article @ Yahoo! News:

“Another New York City firefighter who said he arrived early on the scene described the vehicle as a dark-colored SUV, and said it was parked at the corner of 45th Street and Seventh Avenue. He confirmed the vehicle was smoking and also said he saw “a flash” from the back of the SUV. The firefighter said a “mini-explosion” occurred around 6:30 p.m.” ~ NY Times Sq. Evacuated After Failed Car Bomb ~ Reuter’s

Due to scheduled and historic protests today, some speculation in the blogosphere is addressing the issues of International Workers’ Day (a labor holiday observed by Socialists, Communists, Marxists, Stalinists, and Anarchists worldwide), as well as being the day that Pro-Illegal Immigration Rallies were planned to occur in 70 cities (reportedly turnout for the latter was down compared to the protests in 2006).  Reports of someone who is Middle-Eastern looking brings up the subject of Islamic Terrorism.  Most people speculate that those may be the top 3 suspected sources for this attempted terrorist attack in the heart of The Big Apple.

Since the bomb was being detonated at 6:30 pm, it would have been targeted at the Matinee Crowd attending many top Broadway Shows in the area, and tourists.

MORE INFORMATION AVAILABLE HERE:

NY Times Sq. evacuated after failed car bomb ~ Reuter’s @ Yahoo! ~ May 1, 2010

Bomb Fears Shut Down Times Square ~ The Wall Street Journal ~ May 1 , 2010

THREADS WITH MORE COLLECTED INFORMATION AT FreeRepublic.com:

Times Square Block Shut Down [Bomb Squad Summoned] @ FR ~ May 1, 2010

NY Time Sq. Evacuated after failed car bomb @ FR ~ May 1, 2010


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Al-Qaeda Declares War Against India

Posted by Admin on June 9, 2007

AL-QAEDA DECLARES JIHAD AGAINST INDIA


The Associated Press is reporting the following:


Al-Qaida declares holy war on India
By Aijaz Hussain, Associated Press Writer | The Boston Globe | June 9, 2007

SRINAGAR, India –A group claiming to represent the al-Qaida terror network declared a holy war on India over its partial control of the divided Himalayan region of Kashmir, Indian officials said Saturday.

A statement and video was sent Friday to the Current News Service, in Srinagar, the main city of India’s Jammu-Kashmir state, in which a masked man standing next to an automatic weapon read the declaration.

“We declare righteous holy war against India on behalf of God the great in which Jammu and Kashmir will be the launch pad for holy war in India,” said the statement signed by Abu Abdul Rehman al-Ansari, purportedly the chief of al-Qaida Fil Hind or al-Qaida in India.

Al-Qaida Fil Hand had not communicated anything since July of last year when they announced their establishment. The statement released is said to be 5-pages long and is being investigated by police who will also attempt to establish its veracity. The Director General of Police Gopal Sharma is advising people not to panic. Read the rest of this entry »

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World and US News Links – October 12 and 13, 2006

Posted by Admin on October 15, 2006

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October 12 & 13, 2006
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KOREAN NUCLEAR THREAT:

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World and US News Links – October 11, 2006

Posted by Admin on October 13, 2006

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October 11, 2006
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POISONING OF IRAQI POLICEMEN:

NORTH KOREA’S NUKE TEST:

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~ World and U.S. News Links – October 10, 2006

Posted by Admin on October 11, 2006

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October 10, 2006
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NORTH KOREA’S NUKE TEST:

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World and US News Links – October 9, 2006

Posted by Admin on October 11, 2006

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October 9, 2006
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NORTH KOREA NUCLEAR TEST CRISIS:
[Also see the coverage here at Liberty Rocks Blog; “SPECIAL REPORT: The World’s Reaction to North Korea’s Nuclear Test – UPDATED“]

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World and US News Links – October 5-8, 2006

Posted by Admin on October 9, 2006

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October 5 – 8, 2006
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NORTH KOREAN NUCLEAR TEST COMPLETED:

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World and US News Links – September 25 and 26, 2006

Posted by Admin on September 27, 2006

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THE POPE & ISLAM:

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