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tbill
29-07-2005, 11:27
About a month before the July 7 bombings in London, British authorities balked at giving U.S. officials permission to apprehend a man now believed to have ties to the bombers, according to sources familiar with the investigation. (http://cnn.worldnews.printthis.clickability.com/pt/cpt?action=cpt&title=CNN.com%20-%20UK%20blocked%20%27bomb%20plotter%27%20arrest%20-%20Jul%2028%2C%202005&expire=-1&urlID=14975036&fb=Y&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.cnn.com%2F2005%2FWORLD%2Feurope%2F07%2F28%2Flondon.tube%2Findex.html&partnerID=2006)

I think this is the equivalent of the FBI not searching Zacarios Moussaoui's laptop computer before 9/11. If Aswat had been picked up maybe this plot would have been uncovered.

Britanski Soldat
29-07-2005, 11:43
The benefit of hindsight would be the most precious gift given to those paid to protect us from those who wish to do us harm....................!