Krekar told the Kurdish magazine Awene that he wants to return to Iraq to fight openly against the Iraqi government and the coalition, but that he lacked travel documents from the Norwegian government. The Norwegian minister of labour and migration, Bjarne Håkon Hanssen, responded that Krekar could leave at any time and that he would be given "travel documents within the day. He'll also get money for airline tickets, taxi cab, and the whole deal."
December 23, 2012
Qazi traveled to New York on November 24 and spent nights sleeping at a mosque, a restaurant and on public transportation -- apparently reflecting his financial situation -- while he allegedly considered what site to attack. The younger Qazi also tried to determine how big the crowds were in Times Square, on Wall Street and at theaters in the city.
December 19, 2012
The FBI is saying very little and will prosecute this as a simple explosives and arson case because of “the political sensitivities involved
December 3, 2012
The suspects brought in rockets from Syria. One planned attack involved firing them at a district in the Jordanian capital that houses the U.S diplomatic mission.
October 22, 2012
Japan did not bomb Pearl Harbor because they hated us. Nazi Germany did not invade Poland because they hated the Poles. The Soviet Union did not point nuclear missiles at us because they hated us. Muslim terrorists are not trying to kill us because they hate us. They are killing us because they want to conquer us.
October 18, 2012
Mohammed Nafis continued: "I just want something big. Something very big....and make one step ahead, for the Muslims... that will make us one step closer to run the whole world."
October 17, 2012
"So basically for three weeks he wore this garment, these underwear with this device in it. We think ultimately that is probably what caused the disruption in the sequence of events in the explosion," recalls Peissig.
October 2, 2012
“In this region we have active terrorist plots, in this region, right now,” said Deputy Chief Michael Downing, commanding officer of the LAPD’s counter-terrorism unit.
August 30, 2012