The White House and FBI have confirmed al-Qaida attempted to target a plane bound for the United States. All indications are the plan was conceived by al-Qaida's arm in Yemen. But officials say the plot was foiled before it was any threat to the public.
Al-Qaida Airline Plot Wasn't A Public Threat
By David Greene • May 8, 2012
Originally published on May 8, 2012 4:41 am