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This image provided by the Mauthnomah County Sheriff’s Office shows Mohamed Osman Mohamud, 19, arrested and charged with attempted use of a weapon of mass destruction. Officials say he tried to detonate a vehicle bomb at Pioneer Courthouse Square during … Continue reading
Just caught this on the Today Show: Lots of links at ThreatsWatch this morning for those interested in some of the latest on the war with Islamist terror.
Gunmen from Hizbul Islam head for Somalia’s southern port of Kismayu October 1, 2009. Rival Islamist rebels battled in southern Somalia’s Kismayu port on Thursday, killing at least 20 people and the fighting threatened to spread to other parts of … Continue reading
As I pointed out in two posts recently – (Bubble to burst on high seas thuggery and Pirates seek revenge on French and Americans) – the US confrontation with Somali pirates during the rescue of Capt. Phillips has forever changed … Continue reading
For those that thought the Somali pirates would avoid another run in with the US Naval forces… even for awhile… wrong. The Liberty Sun sustained damaged from rocket propelled grenades and automatic weapons when Somali pirates attempted to seize her. … Continue reading
In response to the recent hijacking attempt of an American vessel President Obama couldn’t even read his own teleprompter “And I want to be very clear that we are resolved to halt the rise of privacy in that region.” Even … Continue reading
The White House said Monday that President Obama’s loud silence during last week’s standoff with Somali pirates who hijacked a U.S. cargo ship and held the captain hostage was necessary in such a tense situation. White House press secretary Robert … Continue reading
90 days into his Administration, let’s take a look at President Obama’s accomplishments and challenges.