Daily Archives: July 7, 2006

Al-Zarqawi’s Cell Phone Implicates Iraqi Officials

“Abu Musab al-Zarqawi had the phone numbers of senior Iraqi officials stored in his cell phone,” reports the Associated Press. “… they included ministry employees and members of parliament.” It’s Not Us…It’s Them!

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Al-Qaeda in Saudi Arabia Rejects Amnesty Offer

Al-Qaeda in Saudi Arabia has rejected an amnesty offer proposed last month by King Abdullah for wanted Islamic militants who surrender to authorities,” reports Agence France-Presse. An online statement purported to be from al-Qaeda on Wednesday said a previous offer … Continue reading

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Video Ties al-Qaeda to London Bomber

“Al Jazeera television on Thursday aired excerpts of a video featuring al-Qaida’s second-in-command, Ayman al-Zawahri, and what it said was the last statement of one of the July 7, 2005, London bombers”–Shehzad Tanweer–reports Reuters. “Al Jazeera said Zawahri praised Tanweer” … Continue reading

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North Korea Test-Fires

North Korea test-fired ten missiles this week, according to Reuters. They included “its long-range Taepodong-2 …” reports the Washington Post. “‘None posed a threat,’ a Pentagon spokesman said … North Korea is years away from building a nuclear warhead small … Continue reading

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