Category: Northwest Airlines

Top National Security not consulted in Abdulmutallab Civilian Court Decision

The Senate Homeland Security Committee held hearings into the Christmas Day bombing of Northwest Flight 253 this week. Senator John McCain questioned Dennis Blair the Chief of National Intelligence, Michael Leiter the Director of the National Counterterrorism Center (NCTC) and…

Michael Mukasey and Slade Gorton Rip Administration for Abdulmutallab Decision

Former Attorney General Michael Mukasey and Slade Gorton, a member of the 9/11 Commission, have ripped the administration for giving Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab, the Christmas Day underpants bomber, the cover of a civilian trial. Mukasey countered Deputy Security Advisor, John…

John Brennan Connection to Death of CIA Slain Base Chapman Chief? CIA Alec Station Michael Scheuer Gloria Borger Interview

The CIA Chief of Forward Operating Base Chapman in Afghanistan’s Khost Province was a woman and mother of three. She had a long career in counterterrorism, and specifically in hunting Osama bin Laden. A former CIA agent, Michael Scheuer, interview…

Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab and Eric Holder: Abdulmutallab Federal not Military Defendant: Noteworthy News on Abdulmutallab

Two issues in this post. 1) Attorney General Eric Holder has struck again. The Underpants Bomber on Flight 253 is now a federal defendant, facing a civilian criminal trial courtesy of our Department of Justice. How long will we put…

Gloria Borger John Brennan: Gloria Borger grills John Brennan (video)

Listen as Gloria Borger, sitting in for CNN’s John King, tells John Brennan that six government agencies had pertinent information on Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab, the Christmas Day bomber – yet no one connected the dots. He reiterates there was “no…

Travel Blog says Terrorists Plant Explosives Up their Anus!

And…Consumer Traveler says the devices planted “up their anus” cannot be seen with a full body scanner. Now what? See a video below. Another thought is former CIA, Michael Schueur’s warning that an event, just like this one, may be…

Michael Leiter Sidesteps Christmas Day Bomb Attempt: Dennis Blairs DNI CIA Turf War

Michael Leiter is the Director of the National Counterterrorism Center (NCTC). His organization was formed in 2004 specifically to analyze and distribute terrorism intelligence. Dennis Blair who is the Director of National Intelligence (DNI) is over Leiter. Blair has been…

Obama Pre-Christmas Security Briefing: Authorities Lie to Us About Second Detained Person from NW Flight 253

President Barack Obama apparently received a “high-level” briefing three days before Christmas, with information taken from a report by US intelligence agencies issuing a warning about a “holiday period” attack. Update: Another thought is former CIA, Michael Schueur’s warning that…