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Old 09-02-2015, 03:16 PM   #204
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The 2010 Times Square car bombing attempt was a planned terrorist attack that occurred on May 1, 2010, which was foiled when 2 street vendors discovered a car bomb and alerted a New York City Police Department (NYPD) patrolman to the threat after they spotted smoke coming from a vehicle.. The bomb had been ignited, but failed to explode, and was disarmed before it caused any casualties..2 days later, federal agents arrested Faisal Shahzad, a 30-year-old Pakistan-born resident of Bridgeport, Connecticut, who had become a U.S. citizen in April 2009..He was arrested after he had boarded Emirates Flight 202 to Dubai at John F. Kennedy International Airport.. He admitted attempting the car bombing and said that he had trained at a Pakistani terrorist training camp, according to U.S. officials..On October 5, 2010, Shahzad was sentenced to life in prison after pleading guilty to a 10-count indictment in June, including charges of conspiracy to use a weapon of mass destruction and attempting an act of terrorism..The vehicle had been parked on a tourist-crowded block at the eastern corner of 1 Astor Plaza (intersection of West 45th Street and Broadway), near the entrance to the Minskoff Theatre which was showing the musical The Lion King..They also heard firecrackers going off inside..Nouelia insignis is a species of flowering plant in the Asteraceae family, and the only species in the genus Nouelia...


The dark blue Nissan Pathfinder SUV (right) in Times Square, 27 minutes after the attempted attack..The vehicle's rear hazard lights are on..with a miranda cosgrove April 27th Ad in the back ground..Sparks Fly..With King Tut lookin in on the Action...

The first generation Pathfinder was originally introduced as a 2-door SUV, and shared styling and most components with the Nissan Hardbody Truck. Built on a ladder-type frame, the Pathfinder was Nissan's response to the Chevrolet Blazer, Ford Bronco, Jeep Cherokee, and non-American SUVs like the Toyota 4Runner, Isuzu Trooper, and the Mitsubishi Montero.. In certain countries this generation also came with a 2.7 L I4 Diesel Engine known as the TD27 with the option of a turbocharger installed later in November 88..Alioune Niasse (Nissae), a Senegalese immigrant who sells photographs on the Square, was among those who noticed the vehicle and alerted a mounted policeman..40+ consumer-grade M-88 firecrackers inside a 20-ounce metal container (wrapped in duct tape, with its end removed) gunpowder..M-80's are a class of large firecrackers, sometimes called SALUTES..The tubes often hold approximately 2½–3 grams of pyrotechnic flash powder; many sources state that an M-80 carries 3 grams of powder..The police quickly evacuated and barricaded the area stretching from 43rd Street to 49th Street on Seventh Avenue, and 45th Street from Seventh Avenue to 8th Avenue, of all vehicle and foot traffic, including Broadway-performance attendees...

El Hadji Baye Oumar Niasse (born 18 April 1990) is a Senegalese footballer who plays for FC Lokomotiv Moscow as a winger or striker.. He is known for his pace, strength and high work rate..Alioune Sarr, (born September 1, 1908) at Foundiougne in Senegal, was a Senegalese historian, author and politician whose family gained prominence in the Serer precolonial Kingdom of Sine and Saloum around the 14th century..El-Aaiún (Hassaniya Arabic: لعيون, Laʕyūn ; French: "Laâyoune"; Berber: Leɛyun; Literary Arabic: العيون al-ʿuyūn, lit. "The Springs") is a city in the Morocco-controlled part of Western Sahara..Nouelia insignis is a species of flowering plant in the Asteraceae family, and the only species in the genus Nouelia..It is found only in Yunnan and Sichuan provinces, China,where it is threatened by habitat loss..They also heard firecrackers going off inside..The maker of the "bomb" incorrectly surmised that the urea/sugar mixture fertilizer would work like the ammonium nitrate-based fertilizer which was used in the Oklahoma City bombing...

On May 13, investigators searched several locations in the northeastern U.S.. They detained 3 Pakistani men..2, cousins who were living at a house in Watertown, Massachusetts, were Brookline, Massachusetts, gas station attendant Aftab Ali Khan (27 years old at the time, who was set to fly from the U.S. to Pakistan the day he was arrested, and whose visa had expired 6 months prior) and Boston-area cabdriver Pir Kahn (43 at the time)..Faisal Shahzad was born in Pakistan in 1979 to a wealthy, well-educated family..His father, a former Pakistan Air Force Vice Marshal, is deputy director general of the Civil Aviation Authority of Pakistan..Shahzad attended primary school in Saudi Arabia, and then studied in Pakistan.. Arriving in the U.S. in 1999 on an F-1 student visa, he studied at now-defunct Southeastern University, receiving a 2.78 grade point average..On March 8, he bought Silver Salute M88 fireworks from a Matamoras, Pennsylvania, fireworks company, according to the company's records and surveillance images.. He telephoned the company again on April 25..The vehicle had been listed in an online Craigslist ad, and he reportedly bought it from a female Connecticut college student for $1,300 (negotiated down from $1,800), which he paid in $100 bills.. He bought a second vehicle through Craigslist (a black Isuzu Rodeo) from a mechanic in Stratford, Connecticut..Several other groups claimed responsibility, without any corroborating evidence or verified data...
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2010_Ti...ombing_attempt
http://www.davidicke.com/forum/showp...5&postcount=30Frank Moses was one of the most effective black op agents we've ever had.. He retired rug-lords, terrorcists.. Hell, he toppled governments.. Yeah.. He was truly gifted... http://www.davidicke.com/forum/showp...&postcount=306

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