Results tagged “United States”
Would you like to limit the tag results display to a specific section?
If you do, then pick any of the sections below:
Or simply go to the aggregated tag results from:
The Obama administration is working on a plan to monitor the flow of weapons to Syrian rebels from Arab states. A senior US intelligence official said that al Qaeda has an operational capability in Syria. The US, which is providing nonlethal aid to the Syrian opposition, is concerned that military assistance could fall into the wrong hands.
A US Airways jet bound for Charlotte, N.C., from Paris was diverted to Bangor, Me., after a woman passed a note to a flight attendant saying she had a surgically implanted device. Two F-15s were scrambled to escort the airliner to Bangor. Authorities examined the plane and the woman, a French citizen from Cameroon, but found no suspicious devices. The woman is being questioned.
Ohio resident Hor Akl and his wife Amera, both dual US-Lebanese citizens, were sentenced to six and three years in prison, respectively, for plotting to send as much as $1 million to the Lebanese terror group Hezbollah. The pair, who conspired for a year in the scheme, pled guilty last year.