Tuesday, July 17, 2007

Iran Is Found To Be a Lair of Al Qaeda

I find this article particulary interesting because it matches the geographic location of what my friends who live in the city of Mashhad (Eastern Iran) have been telling me all along for over 4 years. They even mentioned a few citing of Osama himself in that city. I never really believed them until today. Some tid bits:

WASHINGTON — One of two known Al Qaeda leadership councils meets regularly in eastern Iran, where the American intelligence community believes dozens of senior Al Qaeda leaders have reconstituted a good part of the terror conglomerate's senior leadership structure.

That is a consensus judgment from a final working draft of a new National Intelligence Estimate, titled "The Terrorist Threat to the U.S. Homeland," on the organization that attacked the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001. The estimate, which represents the opinion of America's intelligence agencies, is now finished, and unclassified conclusions will be shared today with the public.
The classified document includes four main sections, examining how Al Qaeda in recent years has increased its capacity to stage another attack on American soil; how the organization has replenished the ranks of its top leaders; nations where Al Qaeda operates, and the status of its training camps and physical infrastructure...continue reading


blank said...

serendip, this is an excellent piece that will compliment a post I'm making later tonight on Independence Lost titled, The Marriage of Iran and al-Qaeda.

Sherry said...

Serendip, I pray for the people of Iran that they will free themselves from the tyranny of that Satanic regime.

I think the US state dept knows about Iranian regimes involvement in Al-Qaeda.

Anonymous said...

that is a sad picture of a brave young man.

Anonymous said...

that is a sad picture of a brave young man.