In Berlin, a German security official said yesterday the mail bombs
contained 300 grams and 400 grams respectively of PETN -- enough for a "significant" explosion.
* "Sloshing sound." Mail bombs
typically do not "tick"
When I gave a speech, the first question was "What about this mail bomb
incident?" We spent the better part of a week just trying to calm people down and tell them to use the "delete" key.
One of two packages sent in the mail bomb
plot late last month was discovered at a FedEx cargo facility by UAE authorities in Dubai.
Despite the fact that the funding recommendation from senior military leaders was made before last week's mail bomb
plot, the Yemen aid proposal underscores the growing terror threat from Yemen and the need to bolster the country's ability to track and battle militants.
3 -- An oil pipeline run by Korea National Oil Corp (KNOC) in south Yemen was blown up on Tuesday causing 1,000 barrels of oil loss as the country launched a man hunt to track down two Al-Qaeda leaders thought to be behind a mail bomb
UNITED States intelligence officials tracked and intercepted three suspicious packages in mid-September that they now suspect were sent to the US as a dry run for the mail bomb
scheme intercepted last week, a US official said yesterday.
A suspected mail bomb
detonated in the British Embassy in Croatia today, causing minor injuries to one person, the Foreign Office confirmed.
Ulster Unionist Party members were reviewing their security last night after a mail bomb
sent to leader David Trimble partially exploded.
The following day she telephoned Cancer Care and said they would be receiving a mail bomb
. During other calls to the charity she said she had a drink problem.
The slaughter at Sabbath services followed a tense week dominated by a mail bomb
plot with apparent political motivations and served as another toxic reminder of a divided nation.
AN 83-YEAR-OLD man who murdered a judge with a mail bomb
has been executed.