TERRORISM SITREP - September 2010
INDIA “KARACHI PROJECT” JOLLY BEACH HOSTS INDIAN, who with other Radical groups train Jihadists, plan attacks, including the Mumbai train bombing in 2006 and bombings in January and April 2010. CTC Sentinel GOVERNMENT FORCES take out 10 Maoist rebels!
GAZA STRIP SALAFI TALK. THE AL QAIDA internationalist jihadi talk, Turf war over Gaza control with Hamas an inferno. CTC Sentinel. TURKISH CHARITY IHH has ties to Muslim Brotherhood and Hamas says former French counter-terrorism judge.
PAKISTAN ASIAN TIGERS KIDNAP TWO ISI AGENTS, UK journalist making documentary on Taliban and U.S. drone attacks. Tigers kill ISI agent, demand release of 160 jihadists and $10 million ransom. CTC Sentinel.CIA DRONE WHACKS AL QAIDA’s third in command—AGAIN. Sheik Saaid al Masri (Egyptian). Bin Laden and Zawari are first and second in command. Drone attacks are substituting for capturing terrorists alive to avoid the GITMO hot plate.US VIKING, fed up with military that can’t finish the job, hunts for Bin Laden with a sword, pistol, night vision, and hashish. 50 NATO trucks torched, seven dead. ISI trains Taliban, AP reports.
SYRIA ASSASSINATION, NOT ROBBERY. FRENCH EXPOSE MURDER OF GENERAL OF IRANIAN GUARDS’ Al Quds terror branch covert operations outside of Iran, who was posing as a wealthy businessman. Who wanted him dead? Sunnis, Mossad, or Iranians who suspected him of aiding Iranian Gen Reze Baba Hossein to defect to the West.
ISRAEL BLOCKADE RUN TURNS VIOLENT— Commandos attack an aid ship sailing to Gaza in international waters with 10,000 tons of medical, school and construction materials for Gaza. COMMANDOS BOARD THE MARMARA IN MEDITERRANEAN, kill nine and wound dozens of 800 activists on board. ISRAEL CLAIMS SELF DEFENSE.
GERMANY PRESIDENT RESIGNS OVER OUTRAGE at his comments that German troops are in Afghanistan to protect German economic interests. This politician forgot that honesty is not the order of the day.
JAPAN BROKEN PROMISE OF EXPELLING US TROOPS from Okinawa cost the old PM his job. US–OKINAWA DEAL is back on, new PM says.
RUSSIA KGB REINCARNATED? Federal Security Service’s power expanded to include apprehending chosen suspects BEFORE they commit a crime, those that defy the FSB and dissidents or extremists. Stratfor
ALGERIA Paramilitary police barracks blown up, four killed, Al Qaida-related terrorist involved.
KENYA PIRACY KILLS TOURIST DOLLARS, impacting population with 50 percent already below poverty line.
KYRGYZSTAN ETHNIC VIOLENCE KILLS HUNDREDS, as Uzbeks become targets of an ethnic cleansing campaign. AZERBAIJANIS KICKED OUT.
IRAN UN SECURITY COUNCIL OF THUGS? Dismantle UNSC, Ayatollah demands, replace it with non-imperialist countries.CANDIDATES FOR SECURITY COUNCIL—Iran, Venezuela, Cuba, North Korea, and Libya?? IRAN TRAINING, EQUIPPING AFGHAN JIHADISTS, General McChrystal said. SANCTIONS—NO NUKE TALKS, Ahmadinejad says.
CANADA DISGRACE OF TWO MILITARY OFFICERS. BRIG GEN FIRED as commander of Canadian forces in Afghanistan, FIRST SINCE WWII, for inappropriate relationship with a staff member. Colonel Russell Williams, former commander of
Canadian Forces Base Trenton, charged with two sex-slaying murders in early 2010
UNITED STATES TERROR ALERT ON MEXICAN BORDER warned of Somali terror group Al Shabaab member trying to enter U.S. APPREHENDED SOMALI revealed existence of smuggling ring that has smuggled hundreds of Somalis across border. 17 AFGHAN TRAINEES GO MISSING from Air Force Base, prompting massive manhunt, FOX News. VIOLENT BORDER INCIDENTS lead to death of two Mexicans by agents of Customs and Border Patrol. ARIZONA TO BE SUED, but announcement comes from interview of Secretary of State Clinton on Ecuadorian TV. 2,000 ARRESTS as Mexican drug cartels are targeted.HELEN THOMAS RETIRES after she is caught on film saying that Jews should leave Israel. TWO DOZEN HIGH-LEVEL AL QAIDA OPERATIVES, 48 mid-level operatives remain for trial, remainder discharged, 48 to remain without charges. Of 779 detained, Bush administration had released 589.DRUG CARTEL PLOTTED TO BLOWUP FALCON DAM IN TEXAS to punish rival gang Gulf Cartel. Los Zetos blew their plot by warning residents to get out. Houston Chronicle
BELGIUM FRENCH, DUTCH TO SPLINTER COUNTRY in nationalism conflict?
AFGHANISTAN “STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP” of U.S./Afghanistan will continue far beyond date scheduled for reducing forces, Gen. McChrystal said. ANYTHING TO DO WITH TRILLION dollar mineral resources discovered? NYT DÉJÀ VU? Mountainous, tribal country proves impossible to conquer.
HONDURAS ASSASSINATION OF COUNTERNARCOTICS GENERAL ORDERED FROM MEXICO. “El Gato Negro,” Mexican Sinaloa drug gang connection retaliates against anti-drug czar Gen Julian Gonzales. DRUG SMUGGLING surges after US post-coup aid denied.
CHINA STOP ARMS SALES TO TAIWAN, officials order United States.
PARAGUAY INTERPOL SNATCHES HEZBOLLAH OPERATIVE. U.S. charges Hezbollah with funding terror activities through illegal ops in Tri-Border area, including Paraguay, Argentina, and Brazil.
EGYPT RAFAH CROSSING OPENED after controversial Israeli convoy raid.
LIBYA UNHCR EXPELLED!
SPAIN UNIFY AGAINST GAZA BLOCKADE, PM urges EU.
FRANCE ACTIVISTS PREPARE SUITS against Israel in French courts and International Criminal Court.
UNITED KINGDOM BRITS DECRY U.S. for being upset with BP disaster. Our BP investments are hit, protestors whine.
ZIMBABWE DIAMOND MARKET as corrupt as strongman Mugabe.
NIGERIA MOVEMENT FOR THE EMANCIPATION OF THE NIGER DELTA ON WARPATH, threatening violence over amnesty delays.
POLAND ISRAELI AGENT ARRESTED for his role in killing Hamas leader in UAE hotel.
MEXICO HUMAN SMUGGLING BUST nabs 65. 94 JUAREZ COPS QUIT or canned for “lack of trustworthiness.” Z IS FOR LOS ZETAS TATTOOED PIRATES. “Z”-tattooed armed thugs in banged-up skiffs and high-powered bass boats ambush Texas bass anglers, leave without drug and weapons booty. Washington Post
TURKEY DEADLY KURDISH RAID ON MILITARY POST, more attacks kill 40 military in two months, injure dozens. Turkish Cobra helicopters and F-16s kill 12 Kurdish rebels as separatist movement escalates.
IRELAND ISREALI DIPLOMAT EXPELLED for role in the killing of a Hamas leader in the UAE.
GUATEMALA MEXICAN DRUG GANGS INFILTRATE, MASSACRE and wreak havoc.
VENEZUELA CASTRO–HUGO CONNECTION—Cubans train Venezuelan military.
SAUDI ARABIA ONE BILLION TO AL QAIDA in Afghanistan sent by terrorist sympathizers. ATTACK IRAN’S NUKES! Saudis tell Israel. Saudi air defenses on hold pending action. The London Times
UNITED NATIONS END DRONE STRIKES, special investigator who investigates extrajudicial killings urges.
SOMALIA CHILD SOLDIERS claim denied. COPS VS. SOLDIERS FIGHT kills ten.
SOUTH KOREA CHEONAN SINKING CRISIS referred to UN Security Council.
ARGENTINA DRUG MISTRESS BEAUTY—COLOMBIAN MODEL BUSTED for running a model cocaine smuggling ring.
COLOMBIA ETHIOPIAN, THREE COLOMBIANS ARRESTED for running human trafficking ring. 500 immigrants, mainly Africans detained in 2009. Colombia is the new hub of illegal immigrant trafficking to the United States.
SRI LANKA NO!! TO UN GENOCIDE INVESTIGATION.
Article by Dr. Martin Brass