10 Sep '11, 2am

Terror threat clouds start of 9/11 ceremonies

Terror threat clouds start of 9/11 ceremonies

NEW YORK: Major US cities were on high alert Saturday as the nation began marking the poignant 10th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 attacks amid warnings of a new Al-Qaeda linked terror threat. Although details of the new suspected plot possibly involving car bombs in New York and Washington were sketchy, a US official told AFP the threat was credible and somewhere between "aspirational" and a "boom." According to The New York Times, word of the plot was passed to US intelligence officers by an informer based in the border region between Afghanistan and Pakistan on Wednesday. The informer said two American citizens of Arab ancestry had left Afghanistan, travelled through one or more other countries and reached the United States as recently as last week, the report said. But the informer's report included only a vague physical description of the two men, the paper sai...

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