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People who make bombs
1 false bomb threat, 1 suspect detained and invited to White House September 16, 2015 Muslim Student Wrongly Accused Of Bringing Beeping Fake Bomb Clock To School Muslim teenager, son of african Sudanese immigrants Ahmed Mohamed decided on Sunday night before school to spend about 20 minutes just before bedtime to assemble a clock using a circuit board with buttons, battery power supply wired to a digital display and other items, brought it in a briefcase that beeped inside his backpack during class. He says he brought it to show to his engineering teacher, but his english teacher thought it looked a lot like a bomb mechanism, took it away. When police looked at the device, they determined it resembled a hoax bomb, and the student would only say he had made a simple clock and not give any real answers as to what it really was, why he built it, and why he decided to bring to school.
Aurora shooter James Holmes had gunpowder and fuses ... Daily Mail UK Sep 10, 2015 - Holmes intended for the bombs to go off in his home after he was long gone. Also triggered would be the pickle jars filled with napalm and bullets. ... Above, an exterior of Holmes' apartment in Aurora.
Officers fired 100 shots to kill Tenn. theater attacker USA Today Aug 7, 2015 - In the backpack was a lighter, lighter fluid and a canister of propane, items that could ... Tenn. movie theater shooter armed with pellet gun, hatchet ... "As he emerged with ax in hand and started toward officers, five opened fire.
0 hurt, 1 arrested May 1, 2014 John LaDue Waseca MN Bomb Gun Attack Plot Foiled Authorities prevented an "unimaginable tragedy" by foiling elaborate plot of John LaDue plot to kill his family and use homemade bombs and guns to attack the junior and senior high school in the southern Minnesota city of Waseca after neighbor saw him suspiciously sneaking into his storage room bomb lab. He said his targeted victims were completely innocent and said "I think I'm really mentally ill". He was inspired by and idolized the Columbine high school killers. Ladue admitted in court to possessing an explosive device as a minor, referring to what his attorney later described as a small “cricket” explosive. In September 2015, LaDue pleaded guilty to a felony charge of possessing an explosive device. Under a plea agreement, LaDue will serve five to 10 years’ probation, including an unspecified amount of treament time at a secured autism spectrum disorder facility before moving to a halfway house and then intensive supervision.
26 April 2013 Jailed, terror gang behind plot to rival 7/7 and transform Birmingham into a 'little war zone'... but one may be free in eight years Irfan Naseer, 31, sent four young men to Pakistan for terrorism training Judge describes him as 'skilled bomb maker' and 'driving force' of plan Mr Justice Henriques said: 'Your plot had the blessing of Al Qaeda' Gang of 11 wanted to kill up to 2,000 Britons with eight rucksack bombs Other leaders Irfan Khalid and Ashik Ali sentenced to 20 and 23 years Rahin Ahmed sentenced to 12 years for his role as chief financier Four 'travellers' who went to Pakistan are jailed for 40 months each By CHRIS GREENWOOD FOR THE DAILY MAIL 'Skilful bomb-maker': Terror ringleader Irfan Naseer (above) has bee jailed for life for planning an attack more devastating than the July 7 bombings. Ringleader Irfan Naseer was heard describing how a series of blasts would go off at the same time ‘boom … boom … boom’.
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August 27, 2009, Abdullah brother of bomb maker Ibrahim al-Asiri blew himself up in the Jeddah office of security chief Mohammed bin Nayef, after posing as a repentant militant. Abdullah, who had been recruited by Ibrahim as a suicide bomber, used a PETN bomb that his brother had hidden in his rectum. Abdullah died in the attempt, but Nayef survived with minor injuries.
1982: Ibrahim al-Asiri - Wikipedia Ibrahim Hassan al-Asiri (born April 18, 1982) is a citizen of Saudi Arabia suspected of being chief bomb-maker of al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula. He was reported to have been responsible for making the bombs used by his brother Abdullah al-Asiri in his suicide bombing, the 2009 Christmas Day bomb plot, the 2010 cargo plane bomb plot, and the May 8th 2012 Terror Plot. tags: Al-Qaeda bombers
1993 WTC bombing: Ramzi Yousef (born 20 May 1968) is one of the main perpetrators of the 1993 World Trade Center bombing, bombing of Philippine Airlines Flight 434, and a co-conspirator in the Bojinka plot. In 1995, he was arrested by the Pakistani Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) and U.S. Diplomatic Security Service at a guest house in Islamabad, Pakistan while trying to set a bomb in a baby doll, then extradited to the United States. He was tried in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York along with two co-conspirators and was convicted of planning the Bojinka plot. He was sentenced to two life sentences for his part in the 1993 World Trade Center bombing and Bojinka plot. Yousef's maternal uncle is Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, with whom he allegedly planned the Bojinka plot. Mohammed is a senior al-Qaeda member accused of being the principal architect of the September 11 attacks in 2001. Yousef is serving his life sentences at ADX Florence, located in Florence, Colorado.