October 11th, 2011
03:44 PM ET

Video: Who is Saudi Ambassador Al-Jubeir?

The FBI and the DEA have disrupted a plot involving Iran to commit terrorism inside the United States, a senior U.S. official told CNN Tuesday. The official said the alleged plan was directed by elements of the Iranian government and involved a plot to kill the Saudi ambassador to the United States.

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Topics: Iran • Saudi Arabia • Terrorism • United States

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  1. TowelHeadsAreMorons

    When will the Doilie Heads and the Towel Heads go at it?

    October 11, 2011 at 4:03 pm | Reply
  2. j. von hettlingen

    Apparently Iran dismissed the allegation and called it "a child"s story". Well it was also childishly connived!
    What did Iran want to achieve with the assassination of the Saudi Ambassador to the U.S. As a retaliation for the remark – according to Wikileaks – the Saudi king made, that the U.S. should bomb Iran?

    October 11, 2011 at 6:10 pm | Reply
  3. Nayef

    Iran is doing all it can to take the heat of Bashar Al Assad, the Hezbollah operatives in Bahrain, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait have been more active than ever waging street wars. By Trying to Assasinate the saudi ambassador Iran wanted to send a clear message not to Saudi but to King Abdullah as Al-Jubeir is his advisor. It's only a matter of time the fall of syria is the begining of the fall of Iran and the end of most middle east problems caused by Iranian proxies situated in arab countries.

    October 12, 2011 at 2:00 am | Reply

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