RealNews

Kenyan Trio Charged with New U.S. Embassy Plot

Three Kenyans being held in connection with last year’s deadly attacks in Mombasa were charged Friday in a newly disclosed plot to bomb the U.S. embassy in Nairobi. The embassy, rebuilt after a suicide bomber attacked the previous U.S. mission in the city’s financial district in 1998, is located on an isolated plot and heavily patrolled by guards. Security officials say the compound was the target of a plot in June involving an explosives-packed truck and hijacked plane which could have crashed into the embassy building. The U.S. mission was shut down for several days that month due to what officials at the time said was a serious terrorist threat. Full Story

OODA Analyst

OODA Analyst

OODA is comprised of a unique team of international experts capable of providing advanced intelligence and analysis, strategy and planning support, risk and threat management, training, decision support, crisis response, and security services to global corporations and governments.