9/11 anniversary plot

9/11 anniversary plot. Al-Qaeda may have sent American terrorists or men carrying US travel documents to launch an attack on Washington or New York to coincide with memorials marking the 10th anniversary of 9/11, government officials said on Saturday.
One US official said al-Qaeda dispatched three men, at least two of whom could be US citizens, to detonate a car bomb in one of the cities. Should that mission prove impossible, the attackers have been told to simply cause as much destruction as they can.
Word that al-Qaeda had ordered the mission reached US officials midweek. A CIA informant who has proved reliable in the past approached intelligence officials overseas to say that the men had been ordered by newly minted al-Qaeda leader Ayman al Zawahri to mark the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks Sunday by doing harm on US soil. 9 11 anniversary 2011, 9 11 anniversary attack, The tipster says the would-be attackers are of Arab descent and may speak Arabic as well as English. Counterterrorism officials were looking for certain names associated with the threat, but it was unclear whether the names were real or fake.9 11 anniversary events 2011.
Article, News and tagged 10th anniversary of 9/11, 9 11 anniversary 2011, 9 11 anniversary attack, 9 11 anniversary events 2011, 9/11 anniversary plot.