Thursday, February 22, 2018

MAS THREAT*

Foreign intelligence uncovers plan to disrupt Carnival Cops warn of terrorist threat

alerting the public: ASP Michael Jackman


TRINIDAD and Tobago's national security authorities obtained vital intelligence from international partners warning of a terrorist threat aimed at disrupting Carnival celebrations next Monday and Tuesday which led to an emergency news conference being called yesterday to alert the population of a threat.

Sources confirmed a recent jailbreak plot, which was pre-empted, was part of this national security threat.

Sources said the activities and plans of a local terrorist cell were uncovered and local law enforcement moved to detain a number of people in a raid that started at 3 a.m. yesterday.

 

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