This link of the Security Counsel shows that much speculation on the part of UK and US has been made, however no substantial evidence accompanies these ascertains and when the weapons inspectors have inspected they find quite different conclusions than the UK US who seem intent on proving “something”! ____ http://www.globalpolicy.org/security/issues/iraq/weapindex.htm#blix
Subject: Terror Alert Partly Based on Fabricated Information
Terror Alert Partly Based on Fabricated Information
By Brian Ross, Len Tepper and Jill Rackmill
Feb. 13 — A key piece of the information leading to recent terror
alerts was fabricated, according to two senior law enforcement
The officials said that a claim made by a captured al Qaeda member
sometime this week had proven to be a product of his imagination.
The informant described a detailed plan that an al Qaeda cell
operating in either
past airport scanners with dirty bombs encased in shoes, suitcases,
or laptops, sources told ABCNEWS. The informant reportedly cited
specific targets of government buildings and Christian or clerical
"This piece of that puzzle turns out to be fabricated and therefore
the reason for a lot of the alarm, particularly in
week, has been dissipated after they found out that this information
was not true," said Vince Cannistraro, former CIA counter-terrorism
chief and ABCNEWS consultant.
It was only after the threat level was elevated to orange — meaning
high — last week, that the informant was subjected to a polygraph
test by the FBI, officials told ABCNEWS.
"This person did not pass," said Cannistraro
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