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Glasgow Bombing by tucsonmike on 30 June 2007 8:18pm
 
We have Fox News on in the Break Room @ Work. We wish you folks in the U.K. the best with this threat.
 
Re: Glasgow ing by Palin_Lover on 30 June 2007 10:46pm
 
Oh wow, were they actually ed? It wasn't just a threat?
 
Re: Glasgow ing by geordiegirl on 1 July 2007 11:54am
 
Much appreciated (says she, generously speaking on behalf of the entire UK). The security services are admirable & obviously doing a great job.It is good to think that so many more plots are foiled than executed and I'm sure this happens in US too. And anywhere else there have been threats/incidents, of course.
 
Re: Glasgow ing by johnnythemonkey on 3 July 2007 11:05am
 
I see there has been arrests in Australia in connection with the attacks.
http://news.sky.com/skynews/article/0,,30100-1273332,00.html

Click Sky News when the link displays.
 
Re: Glasgow Bombing by kazzzz on 3 July 2007 4:00pm
 
Terminal 4 at Heathrow has just been evacuated.

http://uk.reuters.com/article/domesticNews/idUKL0362937120070703
 
Re: Glasgow Bombing by kazzzz on 3 July 2007 4:52pm
 
Police have carried out controlled explosion on a vehicle outside a mosque in glasgow
 
Re: Glasgow Bombing by tucsonmike on 4 July 2007 7:29am
 
I was reading the BBC article about the doctors being arrested. That is hardly comforting. To think, Stalin had the phony "Doctors plot," now Britain has a real one.
 
Re: Glasgow Bombing by johnnythemonkey on 4 July 2007 11:06am
 
I'm relieved that the suspects so far all seem to be foreign nationals. In Scotland, relations with the Asian/Muslim community have been good. Well at least on the surface.If this had turned out to be perpetrated by 'homegrown terrorists' things could have been unpleasant here. We don't have the English tolerance.
 
Re: Glasgow Bombing by geordiegirl on 4 July 2007 11:58am
 
I wish the English could claim 100% tolerance after these incidents. After 7/7 people on underground trains and buses looked furtively & frightened at people with rucksacks, and the rucksack-ers noticed. I must say, in my own London suburb, everyone started speaking to each other in the street a bit more (didn't last) and local authorities, community leaders etc. put out supportive statements.
But doctors suspected, yes, that is really chilling.
 
Re: Glasgow Bombing by Sophie-Louise on 7 July 2007 11:39pm
 
i was in my hotel room in ibiza when this happened and watched it on the news. i was nervous about flying home and only the day before ibiza airport was evacuated due to a bomb in the terminal! i was nervous enough about flying as it was. this did not help!!!!

i think the emergency services and the 'normal' people involved have dealt with all that has gone on amazingly. thanks to all that have helped in any way!
 
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