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America’s Firemen,9/11/01“LESS WE FORGET”

Personal Testimony from  Mike Lennon  Retired New York Fireman “LESS WE FORGET”  It’s been nine years. I responded there shortly after the second tower fell.  I was spared the sight of the planes, the collapses… the jumpers.  I saw a jumper

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The Criminal Justice System as a Counterterrorism Tool: A Fact Sheet
WASHINGTON (rushPRNews) By: United States Department of Justice 2010-02-22

The Obama administration is committed to using every instrument of national power to fight terrorism – including intelligence and military operations as well as the criminal justice system.  As a counter-terrorism tool, the criminal justice system has proven incredibly effective

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Defendants Sentenced For Conspiring to Provide Arms To Terrorist Organization
WASHINGTON (rushPRNews) By: Federal Bureau of Investigation 2010-01-25

TWO DEFENDANTS SENTENCED TO 26 AND 14 YEARS IN PRISON FOR CONSPIRING TO PROVIDE MATERIAL SUPPORT TO THE LTTE, A FOREIGN TERRORIST ORGANIZATION Defendants Were Caught in an FBI Undercover Sting Operation Attempting to Purchase Surface-to-Air Missiles, Missile Launchers, and

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Op-Ed on FBI’s Post-9/11 Counterterrorism Efforts
WASHINGTON (rushPRNews) By: Federal Bureau of Investigation 2010-01-12

The following op-ed, published on January 11, 2010 in The New York Post, was written by former FBI Assistant Director James Kallstrom. Kallstrom, who is currently a member of the FBI Director’s Advisory Group, was also director

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Nigerian National Charged withAttempting to Destroy Northwest Airlines Aircraft
Washington,DC (rushPRNews) By: Federal Bureau of Investigation 2009-12-26

—A 23-year-old Nigerian man was charged in a federal criminal complaint today with attempting to destroy a Northwest Airlines aircraft on its final approach to Detroit Metropolitan Airport on Christmas Day and with placing a destructive device on the aircraft. According

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United States Transfers 12 Guantanamo
Washington,DC (rushPRNews) By: United States Department of Justice 2009-12-22

United States Transfers 12 Guantanamo Bay Detainees to Afghanistan, Yemen and the Somaliland Region Twelve detainees have been transferred from the detention facility at Guantanamo Bay to Afghanistan, Yemen and the Somaliland region. As directed by the President’s Jan. 22, 2009 Executive

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Chicagoan Charged with Conspiracy in 2008 Mumbai Attacks
Chicago, IL (rushPRNews) By: United States Department of Justice 2009-12-07

Chicagoan Charged with Conspiracy in 2008 Mumbai Attacks in Addition to Foreign Terror Plot in Denmark Additional Charges Unsealed Alleging Retired Pakistani Major Conspired in Danish Plot New federal charges filed today allege that a Chicago man, who was arrested

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Departments of Justice News: Guantanamo Bay Detainees Forum
WASHINGTON (rushPRNews) By: United States Department of Justice 2009-11-13

Departments of Justice and Defense Announce Forum Decisions for Ten Guantanamo Bay Detainees Decisions on Accused 9/11 Plotters, Alleged Mastermind of USS Cole Attack & Others  – The Departments of Justice and Defense today announced forum decisions for ten detainees at

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Accused Al-Qaida Sleeper Agent sentenced to 8 Years in Prison
Pretoria, Illinois (rushPRNews) By: VOA 2009-10-30

By Kane Farabaugh Accused al-Qaida sleeper agent Ali al-Marri has been sentenced to more than eight years in a civilian prison. The Qatar native was labeled an "enemy combatant and held for years in isolation at a military prison in South

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New Bin Laden Tape Calls Obama 'Powerless'
WASHINGTON, D.C. (rushPRNews) By: Andrea Archibald, Rushprnews Writer 2009-09-14

In a new tape, coinciding with the anniversay of 9/11, Al Qaida leader Osama Bin Laden calls President Obama weak and powerless to change the state of war in Afghanistan. Bin Laden goes on to point to key figures in the

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