05 May '11, 11pm

Intelligence seized from Osama bin Laden's compound shows Al-Qaeda pondered strikes on US trains on 9/11 anniversary

WASHINGTON - INTELLIGENCE seized from Osama bin Laden's compound in Pakistan showed his Al-Qaeda network pondered strikes on US trains on the 10th anniversary of the Sept 11 attacks, US officials said on Thursday. As of February 2010, Al-Qaeda 'was allegedly contemplating conducting an operation against trains at an unspecified location in the United States on the 10th anniversary of Sept 11, 2001', the US Department of Homeland Security advised law enforcement agencies in a bulletin obtained by AFP. A source said the warning arose from intelligence seized in a daring raid on Osama's fortified compound in which elite US commandos shot dead the terrorist mastermind and gathered computer hardware and other material. The official message noted that it was based on 'initial reporting' and warned that such information 'is often misleading or inaccurate due to a rapidly developi...

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