3679Pakistani Taliban claims NYC car bomb attempt
- May 2, 2010http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20100502/ap_on_re_mi_ea/ml_times_square_car_bomb;_ylt=Ak3Wt0Vin42XmlA8pQow.QOs0NUE;_ylu=X3oDMTNzaXF0NG9rBGFzc2V0A2FwLzIwMTAwNTAyL21sX3RpbWVzX3NxdWFyZV9jYXJfYm9tYgRjY29kZQNtb3N0cG9wdWxhcgRjcG9zAzQEcG9zAzEEcHQDaG9tZV9jb2tlBHNlYwN5bl9oZWFkbGluZV9saXN0BHNsawNwYWtpc3Rhbml0YWw-
Pakistani Taliban claims NYC car bomb attempt
20 mins ago
CAIRO, Egypt – The Pakistani Taliban has claimed responsibility for the failed car bomb attack in Times Square in New York City.
In 1 minute video allegedly released by the Pakistani Taliban, the group says the attack is revenge for the death of its leader Baitullah Mehsud and the recent killings of the top leaders of al-Qaida in Iraq. Images of the slain militants are shown as an unidentified voice recites the message. English subtitles are at the bottom of the screen.
The video was uncovered Sunday by the U.S.-based SITE intelligence Group, which monitors militant websites.