Al-Qaeda ‘targeting European rail network’: report

Posted by on Aug 19, 2013 at 7:55 am

Al-Qaeda is plotting attacks on Europe’s high-speed rail network, German mass circulation daily Bild reported on Monday, citing intelligence sources.

The extremist group could plant explosives on trains and tunnels or sabotage tracks and electrical cabling, said Bild, Europe’s most widely read daily.

Bild said the information came from the National Security Agency (NSA) in the United States, which had listened in to a conference call involving top Al-Qaeda operatives.

The attacks on Europe’s rail network was a “central topic” of this call, Bild said.

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One Response to “Al-Qaeda ‘targeting European rail network’: report”

  1. LuscombeFlyer on 19/19/13 at 12:25 pm

    I wonder how many more non-Muslims will be slaughtered by adherents to “the religion of peace” before the West realizes that while they may not be at war with Islam, Islam is most certainly at war with the West.