Barack Obama cranked up his campaign in the final days before the Democratic convention, drawing closer to naming a running mate and attacking what he said was Republican rival John McCain’s habit of questioning his “character and patriotism”.
Wed, 20 Aug, 2008
UNITED STATES intelligence warnings of al-Qaida threats to attack the New York Stock Exchange, World Bank and International Monetary Fund sent a shiver through global markets yesterday after the US issued a “high” level threat alert and reminded Americans they were a target.
Tue, 03 Aug, 2004
Plans for new terror attacks against Britain and the United States were found on a computer seized during the arrest of a Pakistani al-Qaida suspect wanted for the 1998 twin US embassy bombings in east Africa, it emerged today.
Mon, 02 Aug, 2004
Hundreds of protesters clashed with police in Indonesia’s capital today as officers re-arrested a militant cleric accused of heading the Jemaah Islamiyah terror network and whisked him away for questioning – on the day of his release from prison.
Fri, 30 Apr, 2004
Travellers by air, land and sea are facing a massive security alert throughout the holiday period as the United States steels itself against a possible terrorist attack that US government officials say al-Qaida has signalled could be imminent.
Tue, 23 Dec, 2003