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Among those charged were Basilan-based Abu Sayyaf leader Furuji Indama who was reportedly the one who ordered the bombing; Musa Jallaha, the alleged middleman in the purchase of a van and bomb materials; Hadji Hurang, who reportedly kept the bombs; Nsir Nuruddin, who helped load the bombs and even escorted the van near the blast site; and Bashir Ahmad; Abdurahim Lijal; Ammar Indama; and, Saad Tedie; and Julamin Arundoh who reportedly assembled the bomb.
Arvin Encinas, spokesman of the Army's 6th Infantry Division, said the bombing was averted after soldiers found the homemade bomb in front of the Grino Elementary School at around 3 p.m.
With the change in methods and the new location of the most recent bombing, authorities said they were at a loss over the motive of the attacks.
Ahmad Youssef Daloul, 47, was killed in a bombing in Gaza City.
Seraj Ayad Abed Al A'al, 8, was wounded in the same bombing and succumbed to his injuries Tuesday evening.
On August 8, only two days after the bombing of Hiroshima, Manchuria had fallen under Soviet control.
Joseph Cirincione, director for nonproliferation at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, used to think a bombing was unlikely.
Having failed to kill its crew on the ground in Fallujah, Bush supposedly wanted to put out a hit on the whole damned network, in effect going to war against Qatar, by bombing al-Jazeera's global headquarters in Doha, Qatar's capital.
Jose Antonio Colina and German Rodolfo Varela, two former Venezuelan military officers, stand accused of bombing the Spanish Embassy and the Colombian consulate in 2003 in a reputed attempt to embarrass the government of President Hugo Chavez.
"It has obviously been a very big event for us." Referring to the July 7 bombing of a double-decker bus, he said, "To have two employees in a company of about 50 people on the same bus seems incredibly unlikely, but it was even more remarkable that they both survived." We'll hear more from Julian once he's back from holiday.
YESTERDAY'S bombing is the latest terrorist attack on Britain.