2 held on terror charges in New York
New York Police Department Commissioner Ray Kelly said Friday that the NYPD Terror Task Force assisted federal agencies with the investigation. He said the suspects are accused of “material support” for al Qaeda, including sending watches to terrorists abroad from New York, but declined to provide further details.
The indictment says El-Hanafi purchased seven Casio digital watches online and had them delivered to his Brooklyn home in April 2009 but does not specify who the watches were for or why he ordered them.
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Hmmm can you say Barometer? or maybe depth meter? or maybe more to the point altimeter? I think you can. I can guess as to why they would be buying those and shipping them off to jihadi bomb makers. I should think that perhaps Al Qaeda’s favorite target is back on their menu….
It would be interesting to have their computers for a little forensic… That though gives me an idea.. Off to “The Google”
Lets see what plays out.