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- Sabotage - Wikipedia Sabotage is a deliberate action aimed at weakening a polity or corporation through subversion, obstruction, disruption, or destruction. In a workplace setting,
October 6, 2014 Report: Blast at Iran's Parchin Nuclear Plant was Sabotage Hezbollah attack on IDF was in retribution for the explosion at the nuclear site, claims Kuwaiti paper.Kuwaiti newspaper A-Rai reported Thursday that the explosion that took place earlier this week at the I ranian nuclear site in Parchin was not the result of a malfunction, but an intentional act of sabotage. The report relies on European diplomatic sources in Washington, DC, who said that a foreign country carried out the attack in order to foil experiments in the mounting of nuclear warheads on ballistic missiles.
2 injured, non-terrorist suicide sabotage attack on FAA radar center September 26, 2014 FAA Radar Center Deliberately Set Fire By Suicidal Contractor At about 5:45 a.m., firefighters and police officers responded to reports of a fire in the basement of the FAA Chicago Air Route Traffic Control Center. Brian Howard, a contractor for Harris was found in the basement, suffering from self-inflicted knife wounds appearing to try to kill himself. The man had the knowledge to cut every radar feed to FAA air controllers before setting the area on fire. All persons were evacuated and one injury was reported. The fire has been extinguished, but work had to be switched to other sites while traffic to Chicago was completely shut down, and flights were affected until the next week, and it will take weeks to completely repair the damage. Authorities immediately ruled out terrorism as it was just a local incident with a local contractor who may be been upset about being transferred to Hawaii.
Wednesday June 11, 2014 Arizona Power Plant Fuel Tank Explosion was caused by a makeshift incendiary device which was placed next to a large capacity diesel fuel tank, which spilled but did not ignite. The explosion is being investigated by the FBI, and took place around 9:30 a.m. at the UniSource Energy Services Valencia Plant in Nogales. Fox
June 10, 2014 Lie detector exposes probable sabotage of Russian Proton-M booster rt Intentional damage to a Proton rocket booster was reportedly established by a polygraph and a criminal case has been initiated, Izvestia daily quotes the Ministry of Interior. Previously sabotage was considered an unlikely option Investigation into the Proton-M rocket crash in April 2013 conducted by the Federal Security Service (FSB) has resulted in establishing general proof that foreign matter could have been deliberately placed into crucial components of the booster in order to provoke malfunction – at the factory where the boosters are assembled.
1972-1984 2 killed 13 injured June 6, 2014 Huge explosion hits Kosovo power plant Aljazeera.com A huge explosion inside Kosovo's second-biggest power plant has killed at least two people and damaged nearby houses The cause of the explosion was due to the explosion of hydrogen tank located in a separate part of the power station from the generator. Sabotage is not suggested but one electrical engineer repaired sabotage by Albanians from 1972 to 1984. One power station was down about half the year, running at half capacity. One or more of the three generators was always down due to sabotage by the Albanian personnel. One time they sabotaged the water storage.