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Awlaki: ‘The Most Dangerous Man in The World’

An ABC News report published last Wednesday, November 10, 2010, in a piece entitled, "Awlaki: 'The Most Dangerous Man in the World," that it is Awlaki, not Osama bin Laden, that has been labeled the "most dangerous man in the world" by a New York Police Department counterterror official during a briefing last week. 

ABC Reports:

The description of the U.S. born, Yemen-based cleric and Al Qaeda recruiter came as British officials announced that forensic evidence shows at least one of the two printer bombs shipped from Yemen by Al Qaeda could have blown up over the Eastern U.S. as they were brought by cargo plane to Chicago.

The bombs, which were placed inside toner cartridges, were shipped on FedEx and UPS cargo flights to Chicago addresses late last month. In a statement by London police, however, authorities now believe the bomb that was discovered in the UK was intended to explode mid air, while the plane carrying it was somewhere over the eastern seaboard of the US.

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