TV 2 said that ElBaradei’s remarks referred to the al-Qaida network, blamed for the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks in the United States, and other extremist groups.You think?
Its Web site quoted ElBaradei as saying that proof had been found in Afghanistan, where U.S.-led-troops toppled the Taliban government in 2001 after it refused to hand over al-Qaida chief Osama bin Laden.
“I would be surprised if they did not try to acquire nuclear weapons and other weapons of mass destruction. That would be the most horrible scenario because these extremist groups — if they have the weapon, they will use it,” ElBaradei said.
Sunday, April 10, 2005
MSNBC reports Al-Qaida sought nuke, IAEA chief says: