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The 7/7 attacks: who is Magdy El-Nashar?

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 15, 2005 07:07 AM

Magdy El-Nashar, an Egyptian man with North Carolina ties, is wanted by London police in connection with last week’s terrorist bombings. El-Nashar had a PhD in biochemistry. He studied chemical engineering at North Carolina State in 2000. Based on this list of recent graduates, it appears he did not complete his course of study at […]

The 7/7 attacks: the bus bomber’s head

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 12, 2005 11:19 AM

News coming in: Reuters/Sky TV… The bomber responsible for the attack on a London bus last week was killed in the blast, Sky television reported on Tuesday, quoting police sources. It was not clear whether the man had intended to detonate the bomb on the bus, Sky said. Police would not confirm the report. Sky […]

The 7/7 attacks: the dead and the missing

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 11, 2005 01:31 PM

Here’s the list. Keep them all in your thoughts and prayers. Hat tip: Andy Cochran at The Counterterrorism Blog. President Bush vows: “We will not yield.”

THE 7/7 ATTACKS: BEHIND THE MASK

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 10, 2005 02:20 PM

Remember this famous photo of one of the 7/7 terrorist attack victims? LondonToronto Sun columnist Mark Bonokoski has a moving piece today about the woman behind the mask and the man who assisted her: “She never once cried.” Her name is Davinia. His name is Paul. Read the whole thing. *** British expat Mamoon Chowdry […]

The 7/7 attacks: the BBC backslides

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 10, 2005 02:02 PM

It’s back to terrorist-whitewashing business as usual at the BBC. The perpetrators of the 7/7 attacks are no longer “terrorists.” They’re just “bombers.” Biased BBC has a round-up of BBC watchdogs. Harry’s Place has the lowdown on BBC’s editorial scrubbing; also here. Meryl Yourish keeps track here and here. Smash notes: When I was in […]

THE 7/7 ATTACKS: WHO DID IT? PT III

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 10, 2005 12:10 PM

The NY Times echoes what I noted on the 7th, and what many other War on Terror watchdogs have warned about for years: “For a Decade, London Thrived as a Busy Crossroads of Terror.” The Washington Post runs a similar story: “In London, Islamic Radicals Found a Haven.” Mediacrity takes a closer look at one […]

The 7/7 attacks: DHS responds

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 7, 2005 12:18 PM

Here’s the text of DHS chief Michael Chertoff’s statement: Statement by Secretary of Homeland Security Michael Chertoff on the Bombings in London For Immediate Release Office of the Press Secretary Contact: 202-282-8010 July 7, 2005 We have been closely monitoring the bombings in London. Our sympathies and condolences go to the victims of this incident […]

The 7/7 attacks: debunking the “Israel knew” myth

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 7, 2005 11:45 AM

You won’t be able to persuade the conspiracy nuts otherwise, but those early reports of Israel being warned in advance of the bombings were erroneous. See Power Line and The Corner for details.

The 7/7 attacks: looking homeward

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 7, 2005 10:55 AM

Do you remember what happened on May 5, the day of the British parliamentary elections? A bomb went off at the British consulate in Manhattan. Reminder: The blasts occurred at 3:50 a.m. and originated inside a cement flower box outside the consulate located at 845 Third Avenue in midtown Manhattan, said police department spokesman Noel […]

The 7/7 attacks: casualty reports

By Michelle Malkin  •  July 7, 2005 09:29 AM

Fox News reports between 41-45 dead and toll will likely rise, plus large number of wounded casualties–more than 300. The round-up: Death toll rises in London explosions Death toll in London attacks rises to 12 Reuters: At least 90 casualties at Aldgate station: Doctor At least 90 casualties were being treated near Aldgate underground station […]