January 18, 2008

Israel Thwarts Islamic Jihad Plan to Bomb Tel Aviv-Jerusalem Railroad

From Israel Thwarts Islamic Jihad Plan to Bomb Tel Aviv-Jerusalem Railroad:

Israeli security forces thwarted an Islamic Jihad cell's plan to place a bomb on the railroad tracks leading from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem near the Palestinian village of Batir, according to information made public Thursday. The members of the cell were captured a month ago near Bethlehem. The investigation revealed that the suspects learned to make bombs via the Internet.