Anatomy of a Bombing

Two weeks ago, according to several media reports, Ahmed al-Mughassil, the military chief of Saudi Hezbollah and the principal architect of the 1996 Khobar Towers bombing, was apprehended in Beirut. A physically small man, standing at five feet four inches and weighing 145 pounds, Mughassil is accused of orchestrating and then personally executing one of the most spectacular terrorist attacks carried out by Iran and its proxies against the United States. Here’s how he did it.

Sourced through Scoop.it from: www.foreignaffairs.com

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