Thursday, June 22, 2006

FBI Arrests Seven suspected of planning attacks on federal offices in Miami and the Sears Tower in Chicago

... Seven men, some of whom lived in a Liberty City, Fla., warehouse, have been arrested as potential homegrown terrorist sympathizers who discussed blowing up Chicago's Sears Tower and FBI headquarters in Miami-Dade County, multiple sources told The Miami Herald on Thursday. They posed no immediate danger to the community...
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Update: Friday, June 23, 2006
... Said Gonzales:
"The convergence of globalization and technology has created a new brand of terrorism. Today terrorist threats come from smaller more loosely defined cells not affiliated with al-Qaida but who are inspired by a violent jihadist message, and left unchecked these homegrown terrorists may prove to be as dangerous as groups like al-Qaida..."
Alleged terror plot dramatizes kind of threats U.S. now faces, says Gonzales

>>> Prepared Remarks of Attorney General Alberto R. Gonzales at the Press Conference on Florida Terrorism Indictments
Washington, D.C., June 23, 2006
Click HERE to read in full

I will but a video up of Attorney General Alberto Gonzales Press Conference when I run across one...

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