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P_M Aug 10th, 2006 10:26 AM

Kudos to the British Authorities
 
I'm sure we are all shocked by today's news, but I would like to express my deepest gratitude to the authorities who foiled this plot. This would have been such an awful day if this plan had succeeded. Many thanks to those involved for saving countless lives. Well done!!

Underhill Aug 10th, 2006 10:29 AM

Amen.

Carrybean Aug 10th, 2006 10:39 AM

I completely agree. Great job!

Dukey Aug 10th, 2006 10:39 AM

I understand and agree with you, P-M however, I do not give them any "kudos" for allowing what apparently are inadequate/inconsistent security screening measures to continue and then these suddenly have to be abrogated when a plot is (finally) "discovered."

What if this plot had not been "discovered?" Would the current supposedly excellent screening efforts have foiled it?

MarciaMarciaMarcia Aug 10th, 2006 10:51 AM

Agreed P_M! It is also very encouraging to hear that Pakistan provided vital intelligence that helped to capture these nuts.


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