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American Guardsman aiding Al Qaeda ?

17 February, 2004

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Reportedly A Washington Army National Guard soldier whose unit is deploying to Iraq was arrested Feb. 12, 2004 at Fort Lewis, Wash., for attempting to pass information about military capabilities to al Qaeda operatives.

Spc Ryan Anderson, who is a graduate from Washington State University serving as tank crewman was arrested on Thursday for aiding al Qaeda providing it information about military setups in United States.

News reports said Anderson attempted to pass information about U.S. military weaponry and vehicles and vulnerabilities to terrorists through an Internet chat room.

This is not the only incident, but a list of soldiers from US army, disposes their involvement in facilitating terrorist groups around the world.

Guardsman Arrested for Attempting to Aid Al Qaeda

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