The U.S. anticipates al Qaeda 'threats of retaliation'
May 2nd, 2011
02:43 AM ET
11 years ago

The U.S. anticipates al Qaeda 'threats of retaliation'

(CNN) - The U.S. Department of Homeland Security expects "threats of retaliation" from al Qaeda in the aftermath of Osama bin Laden's death, a department official told CNN early Monday.

"We certainly anticipate threats of retaliation - this is an organization that declared war on the United States more than a decade ago - threats from al Qaeda are not a new phenomenon," the official said.


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  1. john omokhomIon

    A momentous,significant and welcome efforts should be geared towards routing his key associates, dismantling his organisation and its likes worldwide.

    May 2, 2011 03:19 am at 3:19 am |
  2. diridi

    Security, please beef up the all on airports, sea ports, borders, white house visits....we need to protect our dear, very dear, president...God bless Obama....god bless,

    May 2, 2011 06:07 am at 6:07 am |