Terrorist alert issued to first responders, airlines

An Oct. 10 “information circular” was distributed to thousands of security and law enforcement officials, repeating earlier warnings about terrorists’ plans to attack “soft targets,” such as hotels and apartment complexes, and terrorists’ interest in launching chemical, biological or radiological attacks in the United States or against U.S. interests overseas. This information was not publicly released: the Washington Post obtained a copy of the memo and published the information in today’s online issue..

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