Saudi Held on Texas Terror Charge (BBC, NPR)

A 20-year-old Saudi national living in Texas is being held by US police on charges of trying to make a homemade bomb and researching targets.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-12571648

A 20-year-old Saudi man attending college in Texas has been arrested on “a federal charge of attempted use of a weapon of mass destruction in connection with his alleged purchase of chemicals and equipment necessary to make an improvised explosive device (IED) and his research of potential U.S. targets,” the Justice Department just announced.

http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2011/02/24/134025429/saudi-man-arrested-in-texas-on-wmd-charge-allegedly-had-bushs-address

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