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chlamor Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Mar-20-05 08:42 AM
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9. Irish Terror Groups 'To Hit London'
My Comment: Do the Brits have a color coded warning system? If not perhaps Tom Ridge could go on furlough from Home Depot to advise "THE BLIAR".

Irish terror groups 'to hit London'

Police and MI5 issue warning to British businesses
'Substantial threat' from dissident republican groups

Martin Bright and Henry McDonald
Sunday March 20, 2005
The Observer

Police have issued a stark warning that mainland Britain faces a 'substantial threat' of an Irish republican bombing campaign, The Observer can reveal.

Scotland Yard's counter-terrorism section sent out an email about a new threat to businesses across London on Friday evening, following intelligence received from MI5 about an increase in activity from breakaway groups such as the Real IRA.

The chilling note, seen by The Observer, states: 'Reporting indicates that dissident Irish republican terrorists are currently planning to mount attacks on the UK mainland.'

It goes on to explain that methods used by dissident groups in Northern Ireland could be transferred to Britain. These include 'incendiary and improved explosive devices' used in recent republican campaigns, 'postal devices' and 'shooting attacks'. The police warning adds that hoax calls have also been made 'to amplify the disruptive effect of such attacks'. The level of the threat is now said to be 'substantial', just one stage below the 'severe general' threat from al-Qaeda.,6903,144...
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  -London braces for "substantial threat" from Irish republican attacks. Dimsdale  Mar-19-05 08:58 PM   #0 
  - New election direction is indicated  Maple   Mar-19-05 09:02 PM   #1 
  - yep a "terralert" in jolly ol England  CountAllVotes   Mar-19-05 09:03 PM   #3 
  - Hey, the British fascists finally got their way, orange terror alert  whistle   Mar-19-05 09:03 PM   #2 
  - Okay. What in the hell is really going on?  leveymg   Mar-19-05 09:07 PM   #4 
  - And the giggling douchebag pays to bring the McCartney's to DC...  Dimsdale   Mar-19-05 09:13 PM   #5 
     - R U stoned? Or is this is this just obscure Britishism?  leveymg   Mar-19-05 09:36 PM   #6 
        - Stoned? No. Just a tad drunk..  Dimsdale   Mar-20-05 08:53 AM   #10 
  - The chimp made him do it.  countmyvote4real   Mar-20-05 12:59 AM   #7 
  - kick to combine  Moderator   Mar-20-05 08:42 AM   #8 
  - Irish Terror Groups 'To Hit London'  chlamor   Mar-20-05 08:42 AM   #9 
  - Terrorist attacks are proven vote getters.  Bridget Burke   Mar-20-05 10:12 AM   #11 
  - Well the solution's simple..  solinvictus   Mar-20-05 10:38 AM   #12 
  - Question on this  starwolf   Mar-20-05 12:14 PM   #14 
     - It wasn't accurate; the IRA blocked no plebescite.  Bridget Burke   Mar-20-05 12:35 PM   #15 
  - taking a page from our own American fascist leaders  Gyre   Mar-20-05 11:11 AM   #13 

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