May 23, 2007
Al Qaeda 'planned new US attacks'Topics: Iraq
Although news that Osama bin Laden ordered al Qaeda's leader in Iraq, Abu Musab al-Zarqawi, to form a cell in 2005 to plot attacks outside the country and make the United States his main target, surely comes as no surprise - newly declassified intelligence released today does appear to back the administration's claim that US troops must stay in Iraq for now to prevent it from becoming a "terrorist sanctuary."
Posted by Richard at May 23, 2007 1:25 PM
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