Monday, June 05, 2006

Why YOU Should Care About The Terror Bust In Toronto

As the Canadian Post reports:

A Canadian counter-terrorism investigation that led to the arrests of 17 people
accused of plotting bombings in Ontario is linked to probes in a half-dozen
countries, the National Post has learned.
Well before police tactical teams began their sweeps around Toronto on Friday, at least 18 related arrests had already taken place in Canada, the United States, Britain, Bosnia, Denmark, Sweden, and Bangladesh.

Oh, and for those of you who object to the NSA's international monitoring program, do you know why these would-be Al Qa-Nucks were caught? "their online communications were monitored by authorities," Fox News reports.

I suppose we could just go back to the Clinton Administration days of just taking our chances. As we discovered at the World Trade Center--TWICE!--that works really well...