Foiling The Plots: Pre-Emptive Strikes

Intelligence authorities around the world have managed to foil a number of terrorist plots in recent years. Some major successes:


THE PLOT Bomb U.S. and Israeli millennium revelers in Jordan

HOW IT WAS FOILED A tip to Jordanian intelligence led to raids and confessions

WHO WAS INVOLVED Of 28 charged, 22 were convicted, including alleged bin Laden associate Raed Hijazi. Hijazi, who denies the charges, is being retried after he was sentenced to death in absentia

New York City

THE PLOT Assorted assassinations and bombs aimed at targets in New York City, including the U.N., tunnels and the George Washington...

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