Hitting the news late last night, and in most papers today, we see that Osama and team are going to attempt more evil on Americans. Read the story, and keep it in mind in the coming months. Christmas Day Crotch Bomber Abdulmutallab is giving up some juicy intel regarding AQ in Yemen and other places, including effective roundup of some bad guys in Indonesia.
Remember, most large cities, any mass transportation, or large sporting events or meeting areas (malls, concerts, etc.) are the most likely places for terror to occur. Consider your situtational awareness as you approach the coming spring and summer months.
Read the article at Business Week, here…
More indepth coverage on the same news story can be found at the Washington Post here…
An example of what the WP mentions….
Blair and CIA Director Leon Panetta warned of new threats from al-Qaeda’s regional allies, such as al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula. Several groups appear increasingly intent on attacking U.S. and other Western targets, even as al-Qaeda’s core leadership struggles to regain its footing after repeated setbacks and eroding popular support in the Muslim world, the officials said.
Be advised that the next terrorist attack can happen anywhere, and anytime.