Twenty-six other bombs are out there ........ the sophistication of the bombs set to go off has not been reported. Here's an update to Terror Friday: Jihad Attack Dry Run: Target America
The bombs hidden in the cartridges of computer printers were wired to cell phones. The sim cards had been removed and the phones could not receive calls, meaning the attackers intended the phones in-built alarms... (ABC News)
PETN, the explosive the Islamic supremacists used in their bombs, is undetectable:
Interior Minister Brice Hortefeux, speaking Thursday on French television, provided no further details, nor did he say where he got the information about the timing.
But investigators who pulled Chicago-bound packages off cargo planes in Britain and the United Arab Emirates on Friday found bombs that were wired to cell phones, with the communication cards removed.
Separately Thursday, police in the Greek capital conducted a controlled explosion of a parcel bomb addressed to the French embassy. No injuries were reported.