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Tahawwur Hussain Rana Trial Case

Largely based on the live twitterfeed of Colin Freeze, National security correspondent for Canada's national newspaper, The Globe and Mail and Chicago Sun-Times' Natasha Korecki

10 Jun 2011, 05:22:14 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: US Atty on split verdict: “Jurors don’t have to be entirely consistent, but I don’t see it inconsistent here." #Ranatrial

10 Jun 2011, 04:44:13 AM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: So Rana will remain in federal custody, faces max 30 years in prison. No sentencing date has been set. #ranatrial

10 Jun 2011, 04:44:01 AM | Buzz

RT @WBEZ: Rana facing up to 30 years in prison.  #ranatrial

10 Jun 2011, 04:43:48 AM | Buzz

RT @Katjusa: Tahawwur Rana's attorney, Charles Swift, said they are planning to appeal. @fsrn #ranatrial

10 Jun 2011, 04:43:17 AM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: and not guilty of conspiracy to provide material support to the Mumbai terrorist attacks in November 2008. #ranatrial (via US Court)

10 Jun 2011, 04:43:08 AM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: ...(and convicted on) one count of providing material support to Lashkar-e-Taiba (cont) #ranatrial

10 Jun 2011, 04:42:34 AM | Buzz

RT @WBEZ: #RanaTrial verdict- guilty on 2 of 3 counts: http://is.gd/4YxuLV

10 Jun 2011, 04:42:21 AM | Buzz

RT @WBEZ: #ranatrial NOT GUILTY on Mumbai count, GUILTY on Copenhagen and Material support for terrorism counts.

10 Jun 2011, 04:41:56 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: Rana found guilty on two counts but not guilty in conspiracy count involving Mumbai attacks #Ranatrial

09 Jun 2011, 03:54:54 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: Reporters of Indian descent #Ranatrial are chit-chatting with the judge about his trip to India

09 Jun 2011, 03:54:35 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: #Ranatrial jury has gone home. Will come back tomorrow morning. As the judge told the foreign reporters: "I don't make predictions.

09 Jun 2011, 02:20:57 AM | Buzz

RT @PPMikeW: Rotella explains why the #ranatrial is the "most rich, fascinating, instructive terrorism cases in the past ten years" http://bit.ly/j60FZ9

09 Jun 2011, 01:10:57 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: #Ranatrial jury questions could signal it's weighing a defense: If R thought he was doing ISI work,he is no "terrorist" http://bit.ly/feQ1oj

09 Jun 2011, 01:10:31 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: Federal Judge at #Ranatrial tells jurors to rely on the evidence for ?s on "Pasha" and #Kashmiri

09 Jun 2011, 01:10:01 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: Jurors at #Ranatrial had questions: Whether "Pasha" was a member of #ISI or LeT and whether Ilyas #Kashmiri was with LeT.

09 Jun 2011, 01:09:26 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: No verdict yet #Ranatrial RT @malhotraritesh any news on the verdict ? I am just waiting for the update from you....

09 Jun 2011, 01:08:51 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Family of accused terrorist defends his innocence as jury debates his fate http://j.mp/k2888F via @AddToAny #Ranatrial

08 Jun 2011, 09:12:38 PM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: Jurors have begun deliberating #Ranatrial. Awaiting the verdict...

08 Jun 2011, 07:25:28 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: My story for Wednesday's paper http://bit.ly/jRY4tf. #Ranatrial jurors will start deliberating at 9:30 a.m. Chicago time.

08 Jun 2011, 03:52:48 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: My apologies to anyone following me in the #Ranatrial. My phone died during closing arguments.

08 Jun 2011, 03:44:48 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: Closing arguments just finished. Judge just gave jury instructions. #Ranatrial jury sent home. Will deliberate tomorrow.

08 Jun 2011, 02:24:48 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: Prosecutors tell jury to look at Rana's conduct, points to how Rana "laughed" when #Headley talked about future targets. #Ranatrial

08 Jun 2011, 02:22:48 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: Another #Ranatrial tidbit: #Headley's video store was called "Flicks."

08 Jun 2011, 02:14:48 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: Defense: #Headley fooled Rana. "Don't let him fool you." Prosecutors are now presenting their rebuttal arguments #Ranatrial

08 Jun 2011, 01:58:26 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: Defense: #Headley "duped the heck out" of Rana. "He uses people." #Ranatrial

08 Jun 2011, 01:57:49 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: Defense: #Headley's biggest lie is that he's remorseful for what he's done #Ranatrial

08 Jun 2011, 01:57:32 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: Another #Ranatrial tidbit: #Headley referred to his first and second wife as "M1" and "M2" in emails.

08 Jun 2011, 01:57:11 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: Defense: " #Headley gets people to do what he wants by controlling information." #Ranatrial

08 Jun 2011, 01:56:39 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: Tape of "Pasha" and #Headley joking about the "bhudda vakeel" Rana suggested Headley take to Denmark was played #Ranatrial

08 Jun 2011, 01:56:12 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: Defense: Rana got warned like Rahul Bhatt about the Mumbai attacks--"the guys who don't know about the plot. #Ranatrial

08 Jun 2011, 12:08:33 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: Defense: "Nothing is simple when it comes to David #Headley. He is lifelong manipulator, liar, con man" #Ranatrial

08 Jun 2011, 12:06:52 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: Defense: What Rana is "getting is the shaft. That's what he's getting." #Ranatrial

07 Jun 2011, 11:05:44 PM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: Prosecutors: David #Headley is an awful man. . .but he had help. #Ranatrial

07 Jun 2011, 11:05:22 PM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: One tidbit I forgot to mention earlier at the #Ranatrial. Marriage=death and sick=arrest in coded emails

07 Jun 2011, 11:05:08 PM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: Prosecutors are finished with their closings #Ranatrial

07 Jun 2011, 11:04:47 PM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: Courtroom is packed at #Ranatrial. My cell service is spotty. Good news: not much new ground in prosecutors' clodings

07 Jun 2011, 11:03:27 PM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: Going over emails from Major Iqbal, Sajid, transcripts of Headley and Rana's conversation #Ranatrial.

07 Jun 2011, 11:03:08 PM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: Prosecutors: Rana and Headley are on the "same team." Going through timeline at #Ranatrial

07 Jun 2011, 11:02:40 PM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: Prosecutors: "This is a simple case about awful things." #Ranatrial

07 Jun 2011, 10:59:41 PM | Buzz

RT @propublica: An Insider’s Look at Confessed Terrorist David Coleman #Headley http://propub.ca/mcSSkJ #RanaTrial

07 Jun 2011, 10:58:42 PM | Buzz

RT @propublica: An intro to our coverage of Pakistan's suspected terror ties: http://propub.ca/mTMuxP #RanaTrial #Headley

06 Jun 2011, 11:57:28 PM | Sundeep Dougal

Videos and transcripts of Tahawwur Rana's interrogation/testimony

06 Jun 2011, 10:42:55 PM | Buzz

RT @AzmatZahra: Sebastian Rotella describes David Headley's testimony as "a man taking stock of the wreckage of his life." http://ow.ly/5bcvl #RanaTrial

06 Jun 2011, 10:05:55 PM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: Rana tells judge he will not testify at #Ranatrial. "I waive the right to," he said.

06 Jun 2011, 10:04:05 PM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: Closing arguments tomorrow #Ranatrial

06 Jun 2011, 10:03:55 PM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: The defense rested #Ranatrial

06 Jun 2011, 09:17:55 PM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: Witness: No indication that Mumbai attack videos were viewed from Rana's 19 home and work computers #Ranatrial

06 Jun 2011, 09:09:55 PM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: Next up at #Ranatrial: computer forensic expert Yaniv Moshe Schiff

06 Jun 2011, 09:08:55 PM | Buzz

RT @ProPublica: An Insider’s Look at Confessed Terrorist David Coleman #Headley http://propub.ca/mcSSkJ #RanaTrial

06 Jun 2011, 08:54:55 PM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: Defense calls first witness #Ranatrial. David Morris, immigration lawyer who knows Rana

06 Jun 2011, 08:35:55 PM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: Rana: #Headley had a dog named Tyson #Ranatrial

06 Jun 2011, 08:34:52 PM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: Hard to hear but Rana says he discussed talking about clearing his AWOL status with Major Iqbal #Ranatrial

06 Jun 2011, 08:20:52 PM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: Rana's interrogation video being played at #Ranatrial. Rana's hair is dyed...

03 Jun 2011, 02:14:28 AM | Sundeep Dougal

Headley’s research & Kashmiri’s plan had a small but fundamental flaw: Lockheed Martin doesn’t actually make the drones | http://bit.ly/leg78Q via @Colinfreeze


02 Jun 2011, 03:17:33 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: Rana smiled and waved to his family #Ranatrial

02 Jun 2011, 02:05:42 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: Trial is over for the day at #Ranatrial. Prosecutors will present their last witness on Monday. Deliberations could start Tuesday. Ciao!

02 Jun 2011, 01:50:42 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain:  Thanks guys. The "Yaar" question was rhetorical at #Ranatrial. Can speak decent Urdu. :)

02 Jun 2011, 12:15:46 AM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: Alleged email from Major Iqbal to Rana: "I wanted to know any progress made on the project" #Ranatrial

02 Jun 2011, 12:13:37 AM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: The last witness for the day: another FBI special agent #Ranatrial

02 Jun 2011, 12:54:37 AM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: Either the judge and a juror or two were concentrating with their eyes closed or sleeping #Ranatrial

02 Jun 2011, 01:16:17 AM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: Wondering if "buddy" in translated phone conversations = "Yaar" #Ranatrial

01 Jun 2011, 10:03:09 PM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: FBI: Rana's cell had #Headley's numbers listed under contact name Dave!--there's also someone on their as Bala Jee #Ranatrial

01 Jun 2011, 09:55:00 PM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: We're zipping through them at #Ranatrial. On the sixth witness--another FBI agent who processed and analyzed cell used by Rana

01 Jun 2011, 09:51:03 PM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: Next up Pakistani born language analyst with FBI. Knows Urdu, Punjabi and Pashto #Ranatrial

01 Jun 2011, 09:25:14 PM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: Break time. Mirza sounded like a surfer. He greeted defense attorneys with a "Hey" #Ranatrial

01 Jun 2011, 08:58:31 PM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: Rana and Mirza's cell conversation as Mirza went to the consulate was secretly recorded #Ranatrial

01 Jun 2011, 08:52:46 PM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: Rana sent Mirza with cash and envelope to Pakistani consulate #Ranatrial

01 Jun 2011, 08:52:10 PM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: Mirza worked at Rana's grocery store on Devon for a month in 2009 #Ranatrial

01 Jun 2011, 08:51:56 PM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: Next witness Saad Mirza, student who met Rana through his uncle #Ranatrial

01 Jun 2011, 08:51:15 PM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: Sorry my tweets may be out of order. Jewish book was found upon #Headley's arrest #Ranatrial

01 Jun 2011, 08:40:19 PM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: Farid says Rana booked #Headley's flight from Copenhagen to Chicago. Rana said Farid was a "consultant" #Ranatrial

01 Jun 2011, 08:39:53 PM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: #Headley a map of Copenhagen and Danish newspaper with him when he was arrested, FBI agent says #Ranatrial

01 Jun 2011, 08:39:30 PM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: Next witness Syed Mohammed Ali Farid--travel agent-- #Ranatrial

01 Jun 2011, 08:38:45 PM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: #Headley also had a Jewish prayer book, agent says #Ranatrial

01 Jun 2011, 08:37:40 PM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: That was quick. Next witness, another FBI agent #Ranatrial

01 Jun 2011, 08:37:11 PM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: Turlington led the search at #Headley's house, which turned up a journal and an exercise book from Mumbai #Ranatrial

01 Jun 2011, 08:20:37 PM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: Now testifying is FBI agent Gary Turlington #Ranatrial

01 Jun 2011, 08:20:07 PM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: No decision yet on whether Rana will testify but his attorneys say "it's not likely" #Ranatrial

01 Jun 2011, 01:47:50 AM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: Forgot this! #Headley said Illyas Kashmiri talked about killing Lockheed Martin Corp. CEO for the drone attacks in Pakistan #Ranatrial.

01 Jun 2011, 01:36:38 AM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: #Ranatrial ends for the day with #Headley's testimony. "I hope I'm not going to be breaking your hearts," judge tells jury for quick day.

01 Jun 2011, 01:13:52 AM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: #Headley gets off the stand after Rana's attorneys asked him if he used Rana quite a bit over the years. Headley said he did #Ranatrial

01 Jun 2011, 01:10:33 AM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: After nearly five days of testimony, #Headley is off the stand #Ranatrial

01 Jun 2011, 01:08:16 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: Defense attorneys are now at it #Ranatrial

01 Jun 2011, 01:04:52 AM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: Prosecutors are back questioning #Headley. It's like ping pong at #Ranatrial

01 Jun 2011, 12:57:36 AM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: Defense attorneys: no IP info. that shows Rana read #Headley's Chabad house list on email #Ranatrial

01 Jun 2011, 12:52:31 AM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: Re-cross of #Headley at #Ranatrial

01 Jun 2011, 12:50:32 AM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: Re-direct of #Headley finished at #Ranatrial

01 Jun 2011, 12:50:12 AM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: #Headley: LeT would have no problem receiving money or support from a non-Salafi #Ranatrial

01 Jun 2011, 12:40:06 AM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: #Headley: Rana had access to Headley email that listed Indian Chabad houses. #Ranatrial

01 Jun 2011, 12:35:29 AM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: Prosecutors are questioning #Headley in re-direct examination #Ranatrial

01 Jun 2011, 12:35:03 AM | Buzz

 RT @gauravcsawant: Input from #ranatrial:Illyas Kashmiri wanted to kill Lokheed Martin CEO. Revenge for drone attacks.+Headley wanted to write book. make money

01 Jun 2011, 12:34:39 AM | Buzz

 RT @gauravcsawant: Input from #ranatrial:Illyas Kashmiri wanted to kill Lokheed Martin CEO. Revenge for drone attacks.+Headley wanted to write book. make money

01 Jun 2011, 12:23:04 AM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: #Headley to wife: "I acknowledge that I made a fool of him. He should be released, poor fellow is stuck for no reason. It's my fault."

01 Jun 2011, 12:08:06 AM | Buzz

RT @ProPublica: Evidence uncovered by FBI backs star witness testimony about Mumbai attacks #RanaTrial http://propub.ca/iAciGh

31 May 2011, 11:00:56 PM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: Defense attorney: "Is your brother a terrorist?" #Headley: "Well, he's a government worker." #Ranatrial

31 May 2011, 11:00:39 PM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: #Headley to wife: "If I write a book, I can make huge amounts of money" #Ranatrial

31 May 2011, 11:00:03 PM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: #Headley tells wife he'll be out in prison in a few years; he tells his children three months #Ranatrial

31 May 2011, 10:59:40 PM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: Defense attorney: #Headley was diagnosed with personality disorder

31 May 2011, 10:51:06 PM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: #Headley was treated for psychological problems in 1997 #Ranatrial

31 May 2011, 10:30:03 PM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: #Headley said if he gets out of prison, he wants to "fix" the wrong impressions the media and others have about #Islam #Ranatrial

31 May 2011, 10:27:03 PM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: #Headley: told relatives he'll write on a book and help with a movie about his experiences #Ranatrial

31 May 2011, 10:25:03 PM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: #Headley: "I feel bad for the methods that I employed" #Ranatrial

31 May 2011, 10:23:03 PM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: #Headley said he feels bad for the Indian people who died in the Mumbai attacks #Ranatrial

31 May 2011, 10:05:39 PM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: #Headley said he surveilled the Germany Bakery in Pune. It was bombed while he was being interrogated #Ranatrial

31 May 2011, 09:46:27 PM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: #Headley suggested to Feds he'd embed a chip in Ilyas Kashmiri so he could be tracked and killed in a drone attack #Ranatrial

31 May 2011, 09:44:25 PM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: #Headley agreed he knew he needed to get someone else arrested to get the heat off him #Ranatrial

31 May 2011, 09:14:21 PM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: Without Rana's knowledge, #Headley  used  Rana's business as a cover with other drug dealers in the 1990s #Ranatrial

31 May 2011, 08:59:03 PM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: #Headley once feared Sajid Mir would whack him #Ranatrial

31 May 2011, 08:56:02 PM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: #Headley: Head of #ISI and other top leaders did not know about Mumbai attacks only Major Iqbal as far as he knows #Ranatrial

31 May 2011, 08:54:33 PM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: #Headley: "My research is more in depth than Googling." #Ranatrial

31 May 2011, 08:50:56 PM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: #Headley: Rana never saw footage of surveillance videos Headley shot in Mumbai and Denmark #Ranatrial

31 May 2011, 08:47:00 PM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: #Headley: Used Rana's office computers to research Illyas Kashmiri's deadly plots without Rana's knowledge #Ranatrial

31 May 2011, 08:46:30 PM | Buzz

 RT @Dobroyeutro: Headley disclosures to add to already fraught US-Pak ties:CRS: http://cot.ag/l5xWDb #Headley #ranatrial

31 May 2011, 08:40:35 PM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: Rana allowed #Headley to use his account to have ideological arguments with a foe on an Internet forum they were on #Ranatrial

31 May 2011, 08:38:04 PM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: #Headley expressed concern for being arrested for having multiple wives #Ranatrial

31 May 2011, 08:06:35 PM | Buzz

 RT @rummanahussain: #Ranatrial Day 5 underway

27 May 2011, 03:11:57 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: Done for the day #Ranatrial. Trial resumes Tuesday. Monday is Memorial Day.

27 May 2011, 03:11:40 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Court is done for the week -- and so am I!!! Just learned that #Ranatrial is not sitting again till Tuesday am.

27 May 2011, 03:00:18 AM | Buzz

RT @lalitkjha: Headley says he gave Rana more than $100k over the years. He also had a profit of $75k FM drug trade #ranatrial

27 May 2011, 02:59:51 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley testified he loaned $100,000+ to Rana over the years. Father's cash + heroin profits used to buy video store H l8r sold. #Ranatrial

27 May 2011, 02:59:17 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: #Headley agrees with defense attorneys: Rana never congratulated him for his role in Mumbai attacks while others did. #Ranatrial

27 May 2011, 02:56:01 AM | Buzz

RT @lalitkjha: Headley says Rana never congratulated him for Mumbai project while everyone congratulated him on this success @ #ranatrial

27 May 2011, 02:55:47 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: (Anyone know what the wife in question is doing these days?) #Ranatrial

27 May 2011, 02:55:29 AM | Buzz

RT @lalitkjha: Headley says he is no longer proud of what he has done. He was proud of that at that time @#ranatrial

27 May 2011, 02:55:11 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: #Headley said he was proud of his role in the attacks at the time. When asked if was still proud Thursday, he replied, "no." #Ranatrial

27 May 2011, 02:54:54 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley testifies his wife Shazia was looped in on 26/11, sent hem congratulatory messages while attacks in progress. #Ranatrial

27 May 2011, 02:53:36 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Q. Are you proud of it today? (Mumbai attacks) Headley: No. (!!) Q. We'll get to that tomorrow... #Ranatrial

27 May 2011, 02:50:37 AM | Buzz

RT @lalitkjha: Headley says LeT and ISI worked hand in hand to carry attacks in mumbai @#ranatrial

27 May 2011, 02:47:06 AM | Buzz

RT @amitavakumar: In terror cases, failed men recall past glory, personal or cultural MT @Colinfreeze Headley: PM of Pakistan attended my father's funeral.

27 May 2011, 02:46:18 AM | Buzz

RT @lalitkjha: Have seen Headley and Rana for the first time #ranatrial in Chicago

27 May 2011, 02:46:01 AM | Buzz

RT @lalitkjha: Killing of innocent people in Mumbai was in revenge of killing by Indian army says Headley @#ranatrial

27 May 2011, 02:45:44 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley engaged in extremist "loose talk" on Internet military-school old boys forum. Also expressed views to DEA handler. #Ranatrial

27 May 2011, 02:45:27 AM | Buzz

MT @rummanahussain: Defense attorneys attempting to show Rana and #Headley had ideological and religious differences #Ranatrial

27 May 2011, 02:44:59 AM | Buzz

RT @lalitkjha: Headley says he posted about Nishan e haidr previously on wwebforum @#ranatrial

27 May 2011, 02:44:42 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: Defense attorneys #Ranatrial said Rana was repeating #Headley's sentiments when he said Mumbai attackers deserve Pakistan's military honor.

27 May 2011, 02:40:19 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: "The caste/larger family I belong to, people refer to them as Shahji (an honorary term)" #Ranatrial (Paraphrasing)

27 May 2011, 02:36:41 AM | Buzz

RT @lalitkjha: Father of Pasha and Headley knew each other says Headley @#ranatrial

27 May 2011, 02:36:20 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: #Headley was singing Pakistani love song on secret recording. Rana can be heard saying "look at the swagger." #Ranatrial

27 May 2011, 02:32:02 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Correction: Headley's wife wore a hijab when they stayed in the Taj prior to 26/11, not a burqa as I wrote before. #Ranatrial

27 May 2011, 02:30:59 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley testifies PM of Pakistan attended his fathers funeral. #Ranatrial

27 May 2011, 02:29:07 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley testifies he is a middle class Pakistani even though he lived until recently in a "big" Lahore house with a "manservant."#Ranatrial

27 May 2011, 02:25:06 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: #Headley: Rana didn't like that he had three wives who didn't know about each other. #Ranatrial

27 May 2011, 02:20:09 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: #Headley described his family as middle class but Pakistan's prime minister personally offered condolences after dad died. #Ranatrial

27 May 2011, 02:19:23 AM | Buzz

RT @gauravcsawant: Prime minister of Pakistan came for David Headley's father's funeral. Attorney for Rana says that shows their clout in Pakistan.#ranatrial

27 May 2011, 02:17:48 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Q. Its a joke b/c the people knew you were trying to kill people in Denmark. Headley: "Yes ... Uh, I just got it as a memory..." #Ranatrial

27 May 2011, 02:17:16 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley testifies he returned from Denmark recce with 4-5 "Copenhagen" baseball caps for Pakistani  co-conspirators. #Ranatrial

27 May 2011, 02:13:13 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: #Headley said he got Copenhagen hats for attack masterminds #Ranatrial

27 May 2011, 01:59:40 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: "He just said OK ... He wasn't jumping with joy ... He didn't object." #Ranatrial

27 May 2011, 01:59:14 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Defense asks Headley: Did you really tell Rana you were going to storm Denmark newspaper, decapitate  secretaries + throw heads out window?

27 May 2011, 01:58:11 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: (Anyone know why Headley's father was an "important man" in Pakistan? Alive or dead, etc. ?) #Ranatrial

27 May 2011, 01:54:30 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Denmark plot hindered by fact Headley had no access to weaponry in Europe. Tried to buy guns through intermediaries. #Ranatrial

27 May 2011, 01:51:57 AM | Buzz

RT @gauravcsawant: Headley told Rahul bhat not to go to south Mumbai.Sajid & Iqbal wanted to use RB as contact. Rana wanted to make a movie with him.#ranatrial

27 May 2011, 01:51:07 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: #Headley said Rana wanted to make movie with Headley's Bollywood buddy #Ranatrial

27 May 2011, 01:49:29 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley testifies was posing as an ex-(US?) Army Ranger when he told Indian friend R. Bhatt not to go to South Mumbai b4 26/11. #Ranatrial

27 May 2011, 01:48:45 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: Rana encouraged #Headley to bring his children to the West for a good education #Ranatrial

27 May 2011, 01:47:15 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: #Headley said his 5-year-old son pretended to shoot a gun when his soccer coach told him to "shoot, shoot" at #Ranatrial

27 May 2011, 01:46:58 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: "When you care about somebody you ask what they are doing," says Headley #Ranatrial .

27 May 2011, 01:46:39 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley angered, for first time, at suggestions he's friendly to people only to advance conspiracies. #Ranatrial

27 May 2011, 01:39:06 AM | Buzz

MT @rummanahussain: Today, #Headley said he never told Rana his intentions. The money was never used in the Danish plot, Headley said. #Ranatrial

27 May 2011, 01:35:33 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: #Headley says he couldn't get Rana to convert to his Salafi denomination #Ranatrial

27 May 2011, 01:35:09 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley was a fan of "the Book of Ibrahim" -- preaches Muslim "enmity" versus "idolators." Defence says Rana rejected views. #Ranatrial

27 May 2011, 01:30:03 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Have a look at what's going on a the Chabad House now. http://www.chabadindia.org/ Motto is "Let's rebuild." Thanks @jewishmumbai

27 May 2011, 01:29:45 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley testifies he flew on UAE-based airlines. His cousin in Pakistan would buy him the tickets. #Ranatrial

27 May 2011, 01:22:06 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: The two 50-year-olds met maybe 40 years ago in a schoolyard brawl in Pakistan. Headley was fighting, Rana an intrigued and curious spectator

27 May 2011, 01:19:08 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley -- you know he's a hard man just by looking at him. Struck by how Rana is relatively slight, grey, and gentle featured #Ranatrial

27 May 2011, 01:03:10 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley says he knew a Maj Haroon,  gossiped about a Maj. Haroon but "I was not working with Maj. Haroon." #Ranatrial (Significanceunclear.)

27 May 2011, 12:59:56 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: #Headley planned to use Zakat money Rana gave him for the Denmark plot without telling him. #Ranatrial

27 May 2011, 12:51:03 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Q. Views on al-Qaeda? H. "I was working with them." Q. Had you sworn bayat (allegiance)? H. No. #Ranatrial

27 May 2011, 12:49:12 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley on Illyas Kashmiri. "I was unimpressed with his personality but I was impressed with his dedication," Headley said. #Ranatrial

27 May 2011, 12:48:55 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: #Headley said he was unimpressed by Ilyas Kashmiri's personality but was impressed by his dedication #Ranatrial

27 May 2011, 12:48:40 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: "Funding is not a major problem with Lashkar," Headley testifies. #Ranatrial

27 May 2011, 12:45:49 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley agrees that Islam broadly bans killing women and children and mistreating hostages. #Ranatrial Agrees hostages ought to be "guests"

27 May 2011, 12:45:13 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Signal spotty #Ranatrial may go dark for a bit. ...

27 May 2011, 12:44:25 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Kashmiri broaches subject of AQ membership. "He said I should be in touch ... I didn't really respond," Heasley says. #Ranatrial

27 May 2011, 12:44:00 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Early 09, after 26/11 Headley meets AQ-tied Illyas Kashmiri in Waziristan in hopes of getting backing for Denmark plot. #Ranatrial

27 May 2011, 12:43:38 AM | Buzz

MT @Colinfreeze: NO. Nothing supports idea  Rahul Bhatt had 26/11 foreknowledge.H said he gave oblique suggestion not 2 B in Mumbai.

27 May 2011, 12:17:44 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley has testified he told Wife #1 he divorced Wife #2. Then he remarried Wife #2 without telling Wife #1. #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 11:40:00 PM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Also, ref #ranatrial will have a break from Fri-Mon and resume on Tuesday.

26 May 2011, 11:39:36 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: (4) USDOJ has indicted Maj Iqbal as a co-conspirator but do not openly refer to him as serving ISI. They say Headley says that. #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 11:32:53 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: (3) In fact, it's not in #Ranatrial defense OR prosecution interest to challenge Headley overly much on ISI ties, though defense is some.

26 May 2011, 11:32:22 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: (2)... It iS NOT a trial on whether the ISI was complicit in 26/11. Headley says yes, but that's his take + & Ranatrial lawyers are ...

26 May 2011, 11:29:42 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: (A necessary -- and probably overdue  caveat re: #Ranatrial. It is a trial testing whether Tahawwur Rana knowingly supported 26/11 ...Q

26 May 2011, 11:26:19 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Lunchtime. Trial resumes in one hour.

26 May 2011, 11:26:02 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley's made fake immigration consultant business cards to prepare for Denmark. Listed #s of Chicago/N.Y./Toronto offices. #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 11:25:41 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Pasha's interest purely financial and "absolutely not" to move ISI and terrorists out of Pakistan,Headley says. Venture fizzled. #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 11:18:26 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley says he put Pasha in touch with Rana Chicago consultancy to discuss branches  in Pakistan. #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 11:17:48 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley testied his ret'd army friend Pasha -- w/ ties to LET / AQ figures -- was likely being run by an ISI Col. Shah.

26 May 2011, 11:16:53 PM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: And that's a wrap from me from Chicago. Off to sunny DC in a few hours. Follow @Colinfreeze for post-lunch updates

26 May 2011, 11:16:28 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: "As a matter of creed you should not think of them as your friends," Headley testifies.Them presumably refers to Hindus/Indians. #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 11:16:09 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley replies he gave some sort of head up but doesn't elaborate. (Testimony doesn't at all suggest he was precise ...) #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 11:12:24 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Defence asks whether Headley warned Rahul Bhatt, son of Bollywood movie director, to stay away from Mumbai on  26/11. #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 11:09:43 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: "I guess I didn't do a very good job making a code," Headley deadpans.  Chuckles in court. #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 11:09:00 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Defence asks: Wasn't 'Mickey Mouse Project' a dumb + obvious name for a plot to assassinate a cartoonist?" #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 11:07:15 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley says his LET handler came up with Denmark idea, and his ISI handler expressed surprise "it hadn't happened already." #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 11:05:55 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: H: In Nov. 08 meeting Major Iqbal, Sajid Mir meet @ Headley's Lahore house to discuss Denmark plot. #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 11:05:12 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Interpretted it as a sign he would reap an extraordinary religious reward -- if he took out the Denmark newspaper. #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 11:04:47 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley says after 26/11 he dreamed about his grave being "not next to the prophet's grave itself but a little disance away." #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 10:49:28 PM | Buzz

RT @DilliDurAst: +1 RT @UroojZia: Where on earth is @Colinfreeze? Did they put him in the no-signals waalah corner again? :-( #RanaTrial #UpdatesWithdrawal

26 May 2011, 10:48:55 PM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: #Headley: Pasha's Dubai meeting with Rana was strictly about the immigration business, not attacks. #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 10:34:48 PM | Buzz

RT @gauravcsawant: Headley says he wanted to take Rahul Bhat to Tribal Areas, Pak on a trip. Not to kidnap him. Cultivate him, introduce him to sajid/iqbal-ISI

26 May 2011, 10:45:11 PM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Headley: Pasha was interested in making money, he had cash flow issues #pakarmypensionisnotenough

26 May 2011, 10:44:44 PM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: Even after the FBI visited cousin, #Headley still went to Denmark to surveill b/c "This was important to me and I didn't care." #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 10:29:02 PM | Buzz

RT @gauravcsawant: Col Shah,another ISI officer's name crops up.Pasha's handler. Pasha with anti-US terror gps in N waziristan yet had ISI handler #ranatrial

26 May 2011, 10:23:48 PM | Buzz

RT @gauravcsawant: Jury back. #ranatrial. headley befriended rahul bhat.RB wanted a break in movies.father not helping.was angry. DH cultivated RB for LeT &ISI

26 May 2011, 10:25:32 PM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: On a side note, at least there is now a Colonel in saga. #somanymajorssoconfused

26 May 2011, 10:25:04 PM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: #Headley on Denmark cartoon/ "Mickey Mouse Project's" code name: "I didn't do a good job of making that code." #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 10:23:03 PM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Former Major Pasha introduced Headley to serving ISI rep Colonel Shah in 08

26 May 2011, 10:22:35 PM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Lawyer:Mickey Mouse project wasnt a good name. Headley:Why? Lawyer: Because its direct ref to cartoons. Headley: then I didn't do a good job

26 May 2011, 10:22:12 PM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: #Headley: Major Iqbal not a particularly religious guy #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 10:21:56 PM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Headley: Major Iqbal not a religious man, but the Danish cartoons bothered him. #ranatrial

26 May 2011, 10:21:25 PM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Now on to first joint meeting of Sajid Mir, Maj Iqbal and Headley to discuss Denmark in Headley's house.

26 May 2011, 10:20:54 PM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Headley and Mir discussed Rahul Bhatt coming to Pakistan and tribal areas for sightseeing tour, but no kidnapping was planned. #ranatrial

26 May 2011, 10:20:38 PM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: #Headley: "We don't invite a guest and kill and kidnap him" #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 10:20:11 PM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: #Headley friended Rahul Bhatt, son of a #Bollywood producer who loved "everything western" and had few friends #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 10:19:51 PM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Now to Headley's friendship with Rahul Bhatt. #bollywooddrama

26 May 2011, 10:19:32 PM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Sajid Mir texted Headley in Sep 08: "The game is afoot"

26 May 2011, 09:54:10 PM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Lawyers in chambers on Swift's insistence

26 May 2011, 09:35:12 PM | Buzz

RT @gauravcsawant: Headley names Naval frogman: Abdur Rahman (not Pasha). Sat on every meeting on Mumbai landing site.Headley underwent 50 trg sessions withISI

26 May 2011, 09:33:07 PM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Or a new windbreaker RT @Colinfreeze break.Headley stood ramrod straight, realized he's wearing Adidas tracks(FBI wouldn't buy him a suit?)

26 May 2011, 09:32:07 PM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: Finally saw the pants #Headley has been wearing at #Ranatrial: Dark track pants with stripes on the side.

26 May 2011, 09:19:52 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Now on break. Headley stood ramrod straight, as he does, and I realized he's wearing Adidas track pants... (FBI wouldn't buy him a suit?)

26 May 2011, 09:17:45 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley decides to use intermediary to get message to Rana. "He wld b able to elaborate more clearly than I wld be able to on the phone."

26 May 2011, 09:16:38 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: "It was my job to warn him, in case he thought of it, do not go back (to India)," Headley recalls thinking circa Nov. 16th. #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 09:16:03 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Nov. 14-16 2008. Tahawwur Rana, failing to heed warnings, shows up in Mumbai for biz,en route to Dubai China. 26/11 10 days away.#Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 09:15:48 PM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Headley thought Sajid Mir being in Karachi was proof that attack was more imminent than before.

26 May 2011, 09:14:37 PM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Headley met Sajid Mir in Karachi on 9 Nov 08. LeT told him they were still working on the plan.

26 May 2011, 09:14:22 PM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Headley thought that in Nov 08 that LeT was still working on the plan, didn't think it would happen. #ranatrial

26 May 2011, 09:05:04 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Defense seems to be establishing Headley's v. inconsistent on what/when/where/how he warned Rana not to come to Mumbai.  #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 08:58:43 PM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Defense quizzing Headley on his decision to warn Rana about imminent Mumbai attack.

26 May 2011, 08:52:49 PM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Now showing page from Headley's notebook. Maybe the ISI training didn't include the part abt not leaving a paper trail.

26 May 2011, 08:52:29 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Defense incredulous.You called him (Rana) on the telephone?! (Would be major security breach.) "I just told him not to come." #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 08:51:11 PM | Buzz

RT @gauravcsawant: Headley says was certain in July Mum attack wud happen. LeT had practised for other targets too but at times postponed attacks. #ranatrial

26 May 2011, 08:49:57 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley testifying in summer 08 he told Chicago pal Rana to stay away from India. "Something was imminent..." #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 08:49:39 PM | Buzz

RT @gauravcsawant: Pak planned Mumbai attacks for May but postponed possibly till fall b'coz of inclement weather. Headley advised rana not to come.

26 May 2011, 08:44:40 PM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Aaaa. Headley is evilly staring at the jury during lawyers huddle with judge.

26 May 2011, 08:43:55 PM | Buzz

RT @gauravcsawant: Serving Pak Navy frogman (naval commando) helped decide landing site headley says in #ranatrial. no name or no, but military bearing of man

26 May 2011, 08:43:09 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley says op was tightly compartmentalized in need to know secrecy. Defence asks: So why be so indiscrete with Rana? #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 08:41:52 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley says he has no way of knowing who in ISI Maj. Iqbal might've looped in. Says he assumes LET's Mir has ISI handlers but doesn't know.

26 May 2011, 08:40:42 PM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Lawyer pressing Headley on how he can't find Maj Iqbal. "That doesn't surprise you" Headley: "Yes" lawyer: "because that's how he trained u"

26 May 2011, 08:39:42 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Q. Do you know whether Maj. Iqbal was telling anyone else in the ISI about this operation. A. No. #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 08:39:10 PM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Lawyer: You're a big fan of the military. Headley: Yes #pakarmyfanboyalert

26 May 2011, 08:38:50 PM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Headley says he assumed the guy discussing landing sites with Sajid Mir was from the navy was from his haircut, the way he dressed

26 May 2011, 08:38:22 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Defense asks: If ISI Maj. Iqbal directed Headley to keep Mumbai op a close secret, why tell Rana? #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 08:37:36 PM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Defense reiterates that Sajid Mir would not have allowed Rana to be part of LeT since he wasn't Salafi.

26 May 2011, 08:34:23 PM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Major Iqbal, whoever you are, you are a piece of work.

26 May 2011, 08:34:03 PM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: #Headley assumed Sajid had an #ISI handler but never saw one #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 08:33:49 PM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Headley ko nazla hogaya hai I think. Keeps wiping nose.

26 May 2011, 08:33:27 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: (Mounties investigated First World Immigration's Toronto branch office after Rana arrest. No charges, not even visa fraud.) #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 08:28:06 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: "He wanted me to place a (newspaper)  ad as if I wanted too recruit people for jobs in Canada ...Security personel w/ mil exp..."#Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 08:27:15 PM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Headley: Used to go to Muzaffarabad and Rawalpindi to debrief sajid mir

26 May 2011, 08:26:55 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: ISI Maj. Iqbal wanted to use promise of Canadian jobs to tease out disgruntled and retired Indian types. #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 08:22:38 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley says he briefed Maj. Iqbal at Lahore safehouse. Dense hood.  "I can't give (directions to) you verbally ..." Headley. #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 08:22:09 PM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Swift asking how he can get to Lahore safe house, Headley says he can give directions.

26 May 2011, 08:20:38 PM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: #Headley: Not clear that the Taj would be a target in 2007 #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 08:19:44 PM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Headley: In apr 07 it wasn't clear to me that the Taj was going to be a target, it was a possibility

26 May 2011, 08:19:21 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Rana defense establishing that Headley's Mumbai cover was being a tourist. Fake immigration credentials irrelevant for recce op. #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 08:18:15 PM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: #Headley corrects defense attorney's pronunciation of "Chabad" #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 08:17:50 PM | Buzz

RT @gauravcsawant: CST surveillance video was not for attack. ISI's major Iqbal wanted train station as route for exit for terrorists, headley says. #ranatrial

26 May 2011, 08:16:56 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: "I wasn't (wearing Islamic dress). She was.... Definitely I was being careless." #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 08:16:43 PM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: #Headley said he stayed at the Taj Hotel in April 2007 with his Moroccan wife #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 08:16:24 PM | Buzz

Faiza? RT @Colinfreeze: Headley stayed in Taj with Moroccan wife Faisa (sp?).Wife was covered in Islamic dress. Defense asks -- didnt burqa blow cover? #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 08:14:20 PM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Swift asking why Headley's wife was covered up when Headley was trying to hide Muslim identity.

26 May 2011, 08:13:53 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Q. You became a tourist who had an interest in fishing boats right? A. Yes. #Ranatrial (Headley went out in harbour w/ GPS to map route.)

26 May 2011, 08:13:29 PM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: #Headley said he discussed #Mumbai attacks landing site mostly with "Major Iqbal"

26 May 2011, 08:12:56 PM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Headley had 50 training sessions, Maj Iqbal told him how to find a landing site for the boat in Mumbai

26 May 2011, 08:10:51 PM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Now to Headley's surveillance of Mumbai.

26 May 2011, 08:10:03 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley says he was inserted into Mumbai after 50+ spycraft sessions led by ISI Maj. Iqbal's team before posing as tourist. #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 08:07:27 PM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Cross begins with email about Raja Rege from Rana to Headley.

26 May 2011, 08:06:44 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: His eyes so deep that you can't tell they r different colours --blue, brown. Was cool for prosecutors but now his brow furrowing #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 08:03:24 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: And we're back. Headley still in rugby shirt and windbreaker, with familiar gray buzzcut and widow's peak.... #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 08:02:04 PM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: U.S. Marshals at #Ranatrial have nicknamed me "Bracelets" for my silver arm candy

26 May 2011, 07:57:45 PM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Back in court for day 4 of the #ranatrial. Much excitement about the cross-examination.

26 May 2011, 07:21:11 PM | Buzz

Following suggestions: @Outlookindia for regular feeds and @OutlookTweets whenever we live tweet an event

26 May 2011, 07:20:18 PM | Buzz

For Twitter coverage. Instead of cluttering the TL of all who follow @outlookindia we suggest please follow @OutlookTweets

26 May 2011, 07:19:33 PM | Buzz

Last 3 days curated tweets of #Ranatrial http://bit.ly/lU0g6f

26 May 2011, 07:16:00 PM | Buzz

Headley NIA interrogation:  http://bit.ly/kKjlnZ | The 57-page sealed US govt's Santiago Proffer made public: http://bit.ly/jQJVIH #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 07:11:08 PM | Buzz

MT @Colinfreeze: Headley will probably get life in prison. Only point of currest testimony is US hopes to convict Headley pal Tahawwur Rana.

26 May 2011, 07:09:34 PM | Buzz

The trial exhibits of May 25 - emails and videos - are up on the USDJ pages: http://1.usa.gov/iwZknK #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 07:07:31 PM | Buzz

Day 3 summary by @Colinfreeze for The Globe and Mail: FBI thought Mumbai Massacre plotter worked for them, court told | http://bit.ly/jUvMjK

26 May 2011, 03:43:28 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: #Ranatrial done for the day

26 May 2011, 03:14:59 AM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Does LeT joke about killing people? Headley: Yes, they do kill people and they also joke about it.

26 May 2011, 03:09:44 AM | Buzz

RT @gauravcsawant: Maj Iqbal came in army jeep.ISI NCOs trained Headley at white 2storeyed safehouse near Lahore airport.Maj Ali was in army uniform #ranatrial

26 May 2011, 03:09:05 AM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Lawyer, after proving Headley was controlling all info and keeping secrets: "you did well in the espionage school." Headley: "Thank you"

26 May 2011, 02:59:15 AM | Buzz

RT @gauravcsawant: Headley in #ranatrial:ISI gave me training in espionage.LeT training not enough. LeT Int trg:sends men into Ind for surveillance, trail VIPs

26 May 2011, 02:49:15 AM | Buzz

RT @gauravcsawant: Charlie Swift begins swift cross examination in #ranatrial. Paints headley as drug smuggling lying bad boy &Rana as pious committed army doc

26 May 2011, 02:55:24 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: An 09 surveillance tape played had Headley-Rana laughing whilst talking plots. Rana visibly distraught when H testified re: boyhood meeting.

26 May 2011, 02:54:56 AM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Headley being grilled on financial figures. Rana's lawyer trying to prove Rana didn't know abt $25000 Major Iqbal gave Headley

26 May 2011, 02:54:37 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley testifies that Maj. Iqbal didn't wear uniform, didn't carry military I.D., didn't meet in militar HQs. #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 02:54:17 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley says that Major Iqbal did drive in a miltary jeep and they were introduced in a compound affiliated with  Khyber Rifles. #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 02:53:58 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Defense raised a good question: How did Headley know that ISI Major Iqbal was truly a Pak govt official?  #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 02:37:21 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: If you want a synosis of all Headley plot see PDF I've posted with this story. http://tgam.ca/C294 Richly detailed USDOJ doc.#Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 02:36:55 AM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Headley: Helping us open an office in India would also give Rana a chance to be patriotic.

26 May 2011, 02:36:33 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: In 2006 Headley told Rana ISI's Major Iqbal would underwrite new Mumbai branch of Chi office.Win-Win:patriotic + cost effective. #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 02:29:41 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: (Just skip the legalese up top.... Headley/ISI/LET/AQ/etc its all in the body of the doc.) #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 02:29:21 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: If you want a synopis of all the Headley plot see PDF I've posted with this story. http://tgam.ca/C294 Richly detailed USDOJ doc.#Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 02:25:06 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley says he suggested to ISI handlers that he/they could use Rana's Chicago business for cover. #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 02:24:02 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: "It was lucky for them they caught me at that time," says Headley of ISI explaining he had just filed for new US passport in2006.#Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 02:23:26 AM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Headley says he knew Iqbal was from ISI because Major Ali from Landi Kotal who he met in military cantonment introduced them.

26 May 2011, 02:23:12 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: ISI drawn to Headley because he was a white-skinned American citizen who spoke Urdu, Punjabi, Hindi, English. #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 02:21:41 AM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Headley says he knew the trainers were ISI officers/NCOs because Iqbal called them by ranks like corporal.

26 May 2011, 02:20:51 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Says he was trained at two storey white "safehouse" in residential neighbourhoood of Lahore. #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 02:19:48 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley testifies ISI's Iqbal taught him cover authentification, surveillance, countersurveillance, dead drops, encryption, etc.#Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 02:18:50 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: David #Headley says he was trained by the #ISI at #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 02:17:45 AM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Headley says training happened in streets, in safe house near Lahore airport

26 May 2011, 02:17:26 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Major Iqbal "looked at my notes I had made from my LET training and expressed dissatisfaction," Headley testifies. #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 02:09:02 AM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Now questions about pre-reqs of being a Salafi to join Lashkar

26 May 2011, 02:16:06 AM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Headley got training by ISI by NCOs because Major Iqbal didn't think Headley's LeT training was v good

26 May 2011, 02:15:19 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: In Jan 06 Headley was introduced to ISI Major Iqbal. Q. Did ISI provide you training? A. Yes. #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 02:14:02 AM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Headley: "don't know major iqbal's full name, never saw an I.D card, never went to ISI HQ, only saw Iqbal in mlty jeep a few times"

26 May 2011, 02:10:11 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Defense trying to paint Headley/Lashkar as Salafi Muslims and Rana as a Deobandi Muslim with incompatible world view re: Jihad  #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 02:07:10 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Q. You said I'm going to mosques ,working for you? A. Yes. #Ranatrial (Guess it worked ...)

26 May 2011, 02:06:43 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: After 9/11 FBI questioned Headley after hearing he was talking about fighting jihad.Deflected scruitiny by saying he was US spy. #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 02:04:38 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley says he stopped working for US DEA in 2002. Had already been involved with Lashkar for two years at that time. #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 02:03:09 AM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Defense trying to portray Headley as using Rana for his own gains since age 25 or so.

26 May 2011, 02:01:52 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: In Pak, Headley starts gravitating to Lashkar-e-Taiba but doesn't tell DEA that. Stresses he wasn't working for DEA ALL the time.#Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 01:59:32 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: In 1999 Headley returns to Pakistan, this time as an undercover agent for the US Drug Enforcement Agency. #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 01:57:58 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: In 1990s US govt busts Headley or dealing drugs. Dr. Rana comes to rescue, pays bail. "He posted his house," Headley says. #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 01:56:13 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: In 1984 Headley dupes Dr. Rana to coming to Pak frontiers with him. Felt latter's military ID useful in order to avoid searches. #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 01:55:50 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: In 1984 Headley visits Pak with intent to become heroin dealer. #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 01:55:24 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: David #Headley admits he used Tahawwur Rana for cover as he smuggled heroin in #PAKISTAN in 1984. Rana didn't know he had drugs #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 01:49:27 AM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: 18 year old Headley used drugs, drank alcohol, had some girlfriends. #playerrr

26 May 2011, 01:48:36 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: David #Headley said he wasn't exactly a pious #Muslim as a teen, partying with drugs and booze at #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 01:48:17 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley-Rana met in schoolyard when Headley in a fight. Rana was surprised to learn a white boy could swear like that. #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 01:46:59 AM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Headley describes Rana as his best friend in the world.

26 May 2011, 01:46:14 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Cross examination has begun! Headley asked how he met his best friend in world, Dr. Rana. #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 01:43:49 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: ! Headley asked why he was arrested carrying book"How to Pray like a Jew.""I thought I might visit synagogues in Copenhagen." #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 01:43:24 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: David #Headley says Tahawwur Rana is his "best friend in the world" #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 01:42:54 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: David #Headley on hot seat: cross examination begins at #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 01:42:35 AM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Book found from Headley's luggage: "how to pray like a Jew". Part of Headley's plan to visit synagogues in Copenhagen to stalk JP editors

26 May 2011, 01:34:53 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Canadian admired Mumbai-massacre tactics, U.S. court hears http://tgam.ca/C294 /via @globeandmail

26 May 2011, 01:34:37 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: Federal prosecution winding down with its direct examination of David #Headley at #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 01:34:21 AM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: And ooh, cross questioning!

26 May 2011, 01:34:02 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Wrinkle #2 was Headley's Pak visa, but he gets it in Oct 09. And goes too Philly to fly out. #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 01:33:34 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Wrinkle #1 is fear that AQ-tied Ilyas Kashmiri was dead due to CIA drone. But he turns up alive and Headley-Rana happy. #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 01:33:10 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: It's Fall 09 and Headley and Rana are trying to get him a visa so he can get guidance from "Pasha" -- Pak Army/LET/AQ tied guy #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 01:32:45 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Bad moble coverage means bad Twitter coverage.Trial really bogged down in deciphering Headley's inscrutable intercepted convos. #Ranatrial

26 May 2011, 01:32:26 AM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Its already 2:30PM-doesnt seem like Headley is going to be cross questioned today

26 May 2011, 01:06:09 AM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Headley refers to Ilyas Kashmiri as "pir sahib"

26 May 2011, 12:58:59 AM | Buzz

RT @gauravcsawant: More code:Dr wants money for food drive means illyas kashmiri needs money for terror activity.Headley on phone talk with Pasha at #ranatrial

26 May 2011, 12:58:37 AM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Overheard in the courtroom: "why is everyone in the ISI a major? Don't they promote people?

26 May 2011, 12:51:10 AM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Sorry that might be Pasha and Headley assuming he had dengue, they're discussing reports of  his death in this tape

26 May 2011, 12:50:51 AM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Ilyas Kashmiri had dengue fever. This is just getting ludicrous.

26 May 2011, 12:50:39 AM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: "Who wants to come to Pakistan" asks Headley's relative. #noshit

26 May 2011, 12:48:37 AM | Buzz

RT @gauravcsawant: Maj Haroon. Another Pak army officer's name crops up in #ranatrial.. maj samir Ali, maj Abdur rahman (pasha), maj iqbal. Sajid mir maj too?

26 May 2011, 12:35:19 AM | Buzz

RT @gauravcsawant: Maj Haroon. Another Pak army officer's name crops up in #ranatrial.. maj samir Ali, maj Abdur rahman (pasha), maj iqbal. Sajid mir maj too?

26 May 2011, 12:14:20 AM | Buzz

RT @gauravcsawant: Company=ISI, bala=major Iqbal.investment=terror plan. planning for terror attacks. Spoke of project karachi. No details yet. #ranatrial:

26 May 2011, 12:04:01 AM | Buzz

RT @gauravcsawant: Headley's code: marriage=death. Dr=Illyas Kashmiri, music video=mumbai attack footage + sajid talk. Old uncle=Haifz Saeed, MMP=denmark atack

25 May 2011, 11:00:08 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Lunchbreak. #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 10:36:24 PM | Buzz

RT @gauravcsawant: Headley's four big targets for big strikes: Bollywood, Somnath temple, Shiv Sena & Danish newspaper, discussed with LeT's Pasha. #ranatrial

25 May 2011, 10:34:05 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: It was also expressed that an attack on National Defence College in India would "kill more brigadiers" than in 4 Indo-Pak wars. #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 10:33:42 PM | Buzz

RT @gauravcsawant: Headley wanted to target NDC delhi so that more Brigadiers wud be killed in one attack than in all wars between india & pakistan. #ranatrial

25 May 2011, 10:33:26 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley was overheard mulling list of targets. Temple in Gujarat. Shiv Sena. Bollywood. Copenhagen. #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 10:26:36 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Sept09 No one seems to be able to get in touch with Illyas Kashmiri in Waziristan Headley tells Rana in car. #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 10:26:10 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: By Sept 09 police have bugged Rana's car in Chicago. Headley caught saying 2 men he met in England are missing amid drone strikes in Pak.

25 May 2011, 10:25:37 PM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: #Headley: Tawwahur Rana said nine dead #Mumbai attackers should receive Pakistan's highest posthumous military honor #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 10:23:32 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley's ISI handler, Major Iqbal,broke contact in March."I have yet to come across a coward like him,"Headley gripes in email.#Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 10:23:07 PM | Buzz

RT @gauravcsawant: Rana wanted 9 dead Pakistani terrorists to be given Nishan-e-Haider, Pak's military honour. #ranatrial. Transcripts being read out in court

25 May 2011, 10:22:45 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: When prosecutor asked Headley why he wanted to do this, Headley said "I wanted a lot of reward from God." #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 10:22:16 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: "I like option B. I can do it on my own. I can do it easily," Headley emails his Pakistani initimates. #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 10:21:56 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Plan B Headley wrote was "more economical, more effective since we were having trouble w/ manpower and weaponry." #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 10:21:36 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Instead of terrorists storming newspaper, Headley considers "Plan B" -- asassinating cartoonist/cultural editor. #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 10:21:06 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley mulled scalin down Denmark ambitions.  #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 10:19:41 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley can't get promised help from jihadis in Denmark/UK. Low funds. Doing recce on bicycle. #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 10:19:13 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: In Summer 09  Headley frustrated with Lashkar for not approving plot to attack Denmark."Esprit de corps is screwed up" he writes. #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 09:49:18 PM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: David #Headley said he'd joke about how al Qaeda ally Ilyas Kashmiri would pronounce the word system as "shishtem" at #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 09:47:42 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Bala = Maj. Iqbal Bala's Co. = ISI  "They" = Lashkar e Taiba. #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 09:46:34 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Gem of a coded msg from Headley. "They will never do business without Mr. Bala's company ... Mr. Bala's co. will beat them up." #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 09:38:21 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Guess this means that FBI/NSA was up on Headley's phones in Aug 09. H being made to read tscripts of his own (eliptical) convos. #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 09:32:36 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Guess this means that FBI/NSA was up on Headley's phones in Aug 09. H being made to read tscripts of his own (eliptical) convos. #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 09:16:38 PM | Buzz

Watch this space for today's trial exhibits including transcripts, photos, emails etc: http://1.usa.gov/mkioVT

25 May 2011, 09:15:06 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Jury has been handed book of 26/11 trancripted conversations to follow along. Headley being made to read from some of them. #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 09:10:52 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: And after a short break, we're back on at the #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 09:03:54 PM | Buzz

RT @gauravcsawant: SajidMir was in touch with terrorists in Mumbai on phone from karachi. Abu qahafa & al cama there.Sajid said:use mattress as cover agnst NSG

25 May 2011, 09:02:31 PM | Buzz

RT @gauravcsawant: Headley then went to copenhagen.took videos of army parade. Talked to captain.found army wpns loaded. LeT said throw grenade at parade.

25 May 2011, 08:57:37 PM | Buzz

RT @gauravcsawant: Headley travelled to UK. Met illyas kahmiri's contacts. Tried to get funds, wpns&men. Got only £2000 not 10000. No men or wpns.#ranatrial

25 May 2011, 08:55:26 PM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: #Headley: Tawwahur Rana said #Mumbai attack mastermind is like Khalid bin Walid---Prophet Muhammad's famous general at #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 08:54:46 PM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Sajid Mir was in Karachi at time of 26/11

25 May 2011, 08:51:38 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Sajid Mir was in Karachi with LET's Abu Qadafa on 26/11 coaching attackers by phone."He was watching what was going on in India."#Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 08:51:09 PM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Rana said Sajid Mir was like Khalid bin Waleed.

25 May 2011, 08:49:08 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: (By the way I'm using phonetic / best guess spellings of tricky/unfamiliar names so feel free to correct me.) #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 08:47:32 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Rana alleged to reply Sajid Mir was tactically a "KhalidbinWhalid" -- reference to prophet's general. #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 08:47:08 PM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: #Headley: Tawwahur Rana called Mumbai attack mastermind as Khalid bin Walid--

25 May 2011, 08:45:39 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley says Sajid told him this personally and he relayed it to Rana. #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 08:44:57 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Sajid, watching on TV,advised gunmen to use matress as cover and meet Indian forces in stairwell.The Indians "Scampered" H says. #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 08:43:12 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley testifying how LET's Sajid Mir coached Chabad House gunmen to resist Indian commandos trying to rescue hostages. #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 08:39:42 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: "Pasha's" full name is Abdurahman Hashim Syed --  Pak Army-turned-LET operative arrested briefly by ISI in 09. #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 08:38:32 PM | Buzz

RT @PTI_News: 13 short videos of Copenhagen taken by David Headley, co-accused in the 2008 Mumbai attack, produced before the Chicago trial court.

25 May 2011, 08:35:59 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley duped LET handler Sajid Mir who told him "that (MMP)project was on hold he didn't want me to do it any longer." #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 08:34:03 PM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: David #Headley testifies he asked Danish soldiers marching in a parade if their weapons were loaded at #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 08:32:34 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Oct. 20-29 Headley in Copenhagen. Returns to Atlanta.Customs asks him purpose of visit."I said I was an immigration consultant." #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 08:32:17 PM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: For someone who was such a die hard Salafi, how did Headley agree to work with Al-Qaeda?

25 May 2011, 08:29:57 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley testimony begins with blow by blow of MMP, plot assassinate those "I felt to be directly responsible for the cartooons" #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 08:23:26 PM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Headley talking about meeting Kashmiri's associates in England who refused to give him manpower or arms for Denmark plot.

25 May 2011, 08:22:59 PM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Showing Headley surveillance videos of Copenhagen. This feels more like Headley's on trial.

25 May 2011, 07:02:08 PM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Raining cats and dogs, actually, most of the animal kingdom in Chicago today. Perfect weather to be sitting in the courtroom.

25 May 2011, 08:03:36 PM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: Judge at #Ranatrial agrees to unseal the proffer, which details allegations in the terror case

25 May 2011, 08:03:14 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Entering court now for #Ranatrial Day 3. Security-screening lines long.

25 May 2011, 08:02:51 PM | Buzz

RT @gauravcsawant: Day 3 of trial in Chicago. It is pouring outside. The prosecutors move into court with a cart load of documents.Defence team just walking in

25 May 2011, 06:49:21 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: David #Headley was "pleased" with 2008 Mumbai attacks, claims Tahawwur Rana said  #India "deserved it  at #Ranatrial http://bit.ly/lLxn4z

25 May 2011, 06:13:47 AM | Buzz

Pakistan Issues Statement: David Headley Not Credible http://www.talkleft.com/story/2011/5/24/31746/0571

25 May 2011, 06:11:26 AM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Fave moment from #ranatrial:Prosecutor:"Why have u written important in the subject line of this email?" Headley: "Because it was important"

25 May 2011, 06:08:04 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: USDOJ pic of Sajid Mir, Mumbai Massacre mastermind who ran David Headley and instructed 26/11 gunmen in real time. http://1.usa.gov/mxKK1Q

25 May 2011, 06:07:39 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: USDOJ pic of Mumbai Massacre conspirator "Pasha" -- retired Pak Army official who joined Lashkar-e-Taiba. #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 05:49:28 AM | Sundeep Dougal

U.S. v Kashmiri (Rana), et al., Second Superseding Indictment: http://www.justice.gov/usao/iln/pr/chicago/2011/pr0425_01a.pdf #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 05:48:30 AM | Sundeep Dougal

US V/S Rana All the trial exhibits: http://www.justice.gov/usao/iln/hot/us_v_rana.html  #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 03:22:42 AM | Sundeep Dougal

RT @Colinfreeze: @AshikOnFire Judge appears to be nodding off at times and the jury appears confused. ... I mean just imagine trying to take all this in.

25 May 2011, 03:22:09 AM | Sundeep Dougal

RT @Colinfreeze: U.S. court hears fresh detail about Mumbai-massacre targets http://tgam.ca/C2So /via @globeandmail

25 May 2011, 02:57:06 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Trial has concluded for today. Lost quite a few tweets at the end there into the ether. But hope you got the jist.

25 May 2011, 02:56:24 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: A Maj. Samir Ali emails Headley a few weeks later tooo confirm Pasha's release. #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 02:55:39 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: #Headley email to purported mastermind of #Mumbai attacks: "I have very few friends in the world, maybe Dr. Rana and you" at #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 02:25:32 AM | Buzz

RT @WBEZNews: Pakistani government rejects Headley claims http://bit.ly/kgAdPp #ranatrial

25 May 2011, 02:25:08 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: Love hearing #Urdu words get slaughtered at #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 02:21:31 AM | Sundeep Dougal

RT @Rezhasan: Hizbut tahrir on karachi attack:jab tak American fouji hussaas mukamat per dundanate phirain ge aiysay afsoosnak waqeyat jaari rahain ge.

25 May 2011, 02:07:08 AM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Now Headley introduces Major Saleem Ali.

25 May 2011, 02:17:17 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley goes back to Chicago and says he brings Tahawwur Rana up to speed on all emerging plots. #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 02:16:55 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Kashmiri envisions gunmen shooting newspaper hostages dead and throwing their heads out of the window. #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 02:16:33 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Kashmiri: "Danish response forces would not be as incompetent or as timid as the Indians." Warned siege would be short lived. #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 02:16:10 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Kashmiri tells Headley an AQ team "coming out of England" being assembled. Gives 80000 rupees. Would be fight to the death. #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 02:15:46 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: In May 09 LET is out of the MMP Denmark plot and AQ is in. Headley goes to Waziristan to meet Ilyas Kashmiri. #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 02:15:18 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: The Mumbai Massacre gunmen in Jewish centre needed coaching from LET higherups to kill hostages.  #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 02:14:49 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: "After approaching from behind place the barrel on the back of their head and fire" SAJID said.  #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 02:14:21 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley testifies LET felt Jewish women were fair game -- Israel drafts women. #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 01:55:38 AM | Sundeep Dougal

'The Role of Dreams in the Justification of Jihad' mentioned by @Colinfreeze http://natpo.st/jR5I6A

25 May 2011, 01:53:02 AM | Buzz

RT @Rezhasan: Headley's plea bargain eliminated possibility of death penalty. Sentencing deferred till after he finished cooperating. http://bit.ly/mnecSr

25 May 2011, 01:52:44 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: David #Headley says key player in Mumbai attacks said the LeT carries out the "ISI's jihad" at #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 01:48:35 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Thanks to everyone who dug out the jihadi dreams story. Recurring theme in terrorism plots.

25 May 2011, 01:36:38 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Court recessed for 15 minutes.

25 May 2011, 01:30:06 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley doesn't feel too good abot returning to India. Envisions death and incapacitation. writes his best bud Rana with his last will...

25 May 2011, 01:29:16 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Envisions another run at Chabbad House with Headley doing recce. Attack would draw in more Indian brigadiers to be killed than in 4 wars.

25 May 2011, 01:26:48 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: David #Headley went back to surveill three more Jewish centers in India in 2009 for possible retaliation against Israel at #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 01:21:15 AM | Buzz

RT @rummanahussain: David #Headley makes jury laugh when he says he doesn't understand some of the code used in an email at #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 01:19:41 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Ok, catching up: LET felt there was already too much heat to back a Denmark ooperation. Headley directed to go to Waziristan. #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 01:16:57 AM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Kashmiri wanted to attack India's National Defence College-"We will kill more brigadiers in attack than those who died in 4 wars w/ pak"

25 May 2011, 01:16:31 AM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Kashmiri wanted Headley to return to India to look at Chabad Houses to avenge Israel bombing of Gaza Strip

25 May 2011, 01:16:09 AM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Kashmiri wanted Headley to attack Chabad Houses in India to avenge Israel bombing of Gaza

25 May 2011, 01:07:54 AM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Now to Headley meeting with Ilyas Kashmiri.

25 May 2011, 01:07:36 AM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Headley talks about telling Sajid Mir about his Denmark trip.

25 May 2011, 01:07:16 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: In early 09 Headley went to Denmark for initial surveillance of newspaper for his MMP.

25 May 2011, 01:06:47 AM | Buzz

RT @natashakorecki: Witness: Chicago terror suspect said India ‘deserved’ 2008 Mumbai bombing - Chicago Sun-Times http://t.co/zkkYLTB

25 May 2011, 12:59:30 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: (Be great here if someone could post link to Stu Bell's recent National Post story on significance of dreams for Qaeda types.) #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 12:57:34 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley had a dream about the Prophet Mohammed standing beside an open grave. Asked handlers if it was "auspicious" for MMP. #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 12:55:59 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley needed all First World Immigration branches to backstop his story he was a consultant. Got Rana to print business cards. #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 12:52:03 AM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Headley congratulated Rana on the inauguration of an Illinois President in Jan 09.

25 May 2011, 12:50:57 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Chicago consultancy had branches in Toronto/New York. "I asked the New Yoork and Toronto office to remember me," Headley says. #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 12:50:30 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Looped in on MMP in Denmark, Rana said "discussion on this matter had been overdue." #Ranatrial "No coverage, no attack, nothing."

25 May 2011, 12:50:16 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: "Dr. Rana said India deserved it." #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 12:49:55 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Rana tried to "comfort me, calm me down" after Mumbai. Told him what prayers to say, etc. #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 12:42:08 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: (Thought:Illinois has just dropped the death penalty.Consequently I wonder if Headley would have sung for the FBI if he was arrested today?)

25 May 2011, 12:47:17 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Few weeks after Mumbai, Headley was in Chicago filling Rana in on MMP.Same modus operandi:false flag immigration firm for recce. #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 12:28:24 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Q. Why did you call it the Mickey Mouse Project. Headley: "It was about a cartoon...." #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 12:27:19 AM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Headley emails his handler describing how he saw the Prophet in his dream. #seriously

25 May 2011, 12:26:13 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Pasha offered to introduce H totribal area types "who had connections with al-Qaeda." Namely Said al-Masri (sp?) & I. Kashmiri. #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 12:25:47 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: However H's friend Pasha (ret'd army general) warned "Lashkar guys have a habit of making plans and backing off of them." #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 12:21:21 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: In Nov. 2009 LET gave Headley thumbdrive with JPGs of Denmark cartooonist Westergaard (sp?) and paper's cultural editor. #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 12:18:31 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: We're onto the "MMP" -- Mickey Mouse plot to kill Denmak cartooonist " -- which is less intriguing than Mumbai plot.#Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 12:17:40 AM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Irony alert: Headley's business card showing him as an immigration consultant had an image of scales of justice.

25 May 2011, 12:16:35 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Back in trial. US marshalls have directed me to sit in courtroom corner with worst mobile-phone reception. #Ranatrial

25 May 2011, 12:14:35 AM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Headley wanted his second wife to take a religious course. She's referred to as M2 in emails.

25 May 2011, 12:14:04 AM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Pasha (Headley handler's) emails came from the name scorpion 6. #imaginationfail

25 May 2011, 12:13:52 AM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Trial resumes. Back to correspondence between Headley and his handler on Denmark plot.

24 May 2011, 11:18:15 PM | Buzz

"Terrorism experts marvel at his survival skills, how he carefully balances allegiance with betrayal" http://to.pbs.org/k3fmzx

24 May 2011, 11:15:13 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Also, Headley was given ****a thumbdrive** of files relating to copenhagen by LET. Dropped the word in earlier Tweet.

24 May 2011, 11:12:38 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: "Casus belli" = latin term for justification for acts of war. My term, not Headley's, FYI.

24 May 2011, 11:09:00 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: (Am mostly caught up now. Taking break. More after Lunch.... Sorry for the Bberry malfunction. Reception problem, nothing more.) #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 11:07:45 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: This was the kickoff of what Headley's "Mickey Mouse Project" A plan targetting the Denmark newspaper that mocked Mohammed. #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 11:06:46 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: But the terror plots never stopped. 17 days BEFORE 26/11 LET's Mir gave Headley with a lot of general files on Copenhagen... #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 11:03:42 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: LET's Mir said the one caught gunmen had "disobeyed orders" to stay at target and work in tandem resulting in his capture. #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 11:01:23 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: In post-mortem with LET, H learned terror group was surprised by the reaction. Indians, US asking lots of questions re: Lashkar. #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 11:02:01 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Cops showed up at Headley's cousin's house in Philly, urging DH check in with a US consulate. LET wanted to know if Rana solid. #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 11:00:27 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley says 26/11 operation was a relief on some level.Was afraid Indian *or Pakistani * govts might get wind of plot, stop it. #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 10:48:58 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Think Headley said his casus beli was his primary school getting bombed by India when he was a kid. (Not 100%) #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 10:48:31 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley felt that he "got even" with India through Mumbai massacre. Pak as a whole wasn't, but he was. #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 10:44:33 PM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Headley's email address: "impervious2pain". Sajid Mir's email address: "get.me.some.books" "chalchalao". #yehkaunloghain

24 May 2011, 10:43:59 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: "I asked Pasha (ret'd army) to advise Dr. Rana not to go to India. So he wouldn't get caught in some...situation," says Headley. #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 10:34:45 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley used intermediaries to tell best friend Rana not to come to Mumbai in Nov 08. #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 10:30:57 PM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Pasha, his handler, tells Headley that chacha aka Zaki UrRehman Lakhvi might reveal facts abt Headley under pressure as he'd been arrested.

24 May 2011, 10:27:30 PM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Headley's handler tells him in Dec 08 that whatever's happening to LeT guys (arrests, etc) was superficial.

24 May 2011, 10:24:39 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: "... And fight to the death." #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 10:24:17 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Oct. 08 Headley told LET has decided on suicide mission. "Stronghold option is where attackers lockthemselves in a building..." #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 10:20:42 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: My Twitter was down for past 40 min. Where was I ? #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 10:20:13 PM | Buzz

RT @gauravcsawant: Painstaking investigation by US. Headley's emails gold mine of info on terror planning. Bombs plus assault planned for Denmark. #ranatrial

24 May 2011, 10:17:31 PM | Buzz

RT @gauravcsawant: SajidMir wanted to set off a car bomb at National Defence college,Delhi. LeT wanted same option at Danish newspaper in copenhagen #ranatrial

24 May 2011, 10:11:41 PM | Buzz

RT @natashakorecki: #Headley says was confused b/c initial news reports said 50 terrorists in Mumbai. but was b/c they were scattered. #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 10:11:15 PM | Buzz

RT @natashakorecki: #Headley says he met w/Posha in Nov. 2008 and he said hed been in touch w/#3 in al-Qaeda #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 10:03:31 PM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Discussion turns to plot of Denmark attack. Major Iqbal said that he was surprised no one had attacked the newspaper office before this.

24 May 2011, 10:01:26 PM | Buzz

RT @natashakorecki: #Headley says Sajid gave him thumb drive w/photos of Muhammad cartoons and of cartoonist to target #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 09:59:49 PM | Buzz

RT @natashakorecki: Prosecutors show courtroom photo of Denmark cartoonist Westergaard and paper's editor #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 09:57:49 PM | Buzz

RT @natashakorecki: Mumbai attacks hadn't even been carried out and Headley and Sajid were talking Denmark attacks #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 09:55:07 PM | Buzz

RT @gauravcsawant: Headley: I saw 26/11 on TV. Sajid Mir sent an sms:see TV. I saw & I was pleased. I was in Lahore. Headley testimony in #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 09:54:24 PM | Buzz

RT @natashakorecki: #Headley said he was concerned after attacks that hed be discovered #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 09:38:07 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: It was September 08 when Lashkar-e-Taiba settles on "stronghold option." #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 09:48:33 PM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Headley: Sajid Mir told me 12 ppl were being trained in camp outside Muzaffarabad to prep for 26/11 attack.

24 May 2011, 09:41:40 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: There was a three person meeting in October between Headley, LET's Sajid Mir and ISI's Major Iqbal. #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 09:40:00 PM | Buzz

RT @gauravcsawant: Sajidmir told Headley each attacker be given Indian mobile no in working condition so that Mir wud always be in touch with them.#ranatrial

24 May 2011, 09:37:24 PM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Headley: Major Iqbal was also keen that the naval air base be considered a target, asked Headley to conduct surveillance.

24 May 2011, 09:36:39 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Summer 08: Headley, exfiltrating from India,  returns to Pakistan for more briefings with Iqbal/Mir. #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 09:36:04 PM | Buzz

RT @gauravcsawant: SajidMir was training fighters near Muzafarabad.12 being trained.Wpns/explosives& closequarter combat, fighting in built up areas #ranatrial

24 May 2011, 09:22:52 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: ISI Major Iqbal "was upset the Bombay Airport was not included on the list" Headley testifies. #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 09:21:15 PM | Buzz

RT @Rezhasan: @Colinfreeze Sidhivinayak temple, one of Mumbai's famous Hindu temples.

24 May 2011, 09:20:48 PM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Now Headley outlines how Chabad House was included in target list. Major Iqbal told him it was a Mossad front office.

24 May 2011, 09:20:18 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Mumbai's Central Train station was on the initial list, but oonly as a exit point for the shooters Headley testifies. #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 09:19:41 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Also listed were the Taj, a Naval airstation, and a Shiv Sena temple (Siddibinayak, I think.) #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 09:14:15 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Major Iqbal "didn't give me the list. He told me the Chabbad House (sp?) would be added ... b/c it was a front for the Mossad." #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 09:13:47 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: In mid 2008 Headley is back in Pakistan meeting ISI Maj. Iqbal and LeT's Sajid Mir. Separate meetings. #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 09:13:29 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Trial is back and back on track ... Headley talking targets now.

24 May 2011, 09:08:38 PM | Buzz

RT @gauravcsawant: ISI wanted Headley to use Shiv Sena contacts to get close to army & navy personnel. ISI & LeT micro managed terror plots in india

24 May 2011, 09:00:33 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: (Maybe someone in India could explain why Pak agents' alleged infiltration of  Shiv Sena matters in big scheme of things?  #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 08:51:17 PM | Buzz

RT @natashakorecki: On break. Going through series of emails involving #Headley/Sajid and Iqbal to show he really had contact w/them #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 08:46:46 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley says there was no plot to harm SS's Raja Rege. "That would be equivalent to killing the goose that laid the golden egg." #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 08:42:09 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: (Court is really on a tangent here. All this talk about agents of influence reminds me of controversy we had in Canada last year #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 08:39:58 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley emailed RR to say the biz partnership could get SS "guaranteed large audiences" if they brought speakers to NY/Chicago. #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 08:39:10 PM | Sundeep Dougal

For those who missed it earlier: David Headley's full NIA interrogation report on IBNLIVE: http://bit.ly/mGTJhT

24 May 2011, 08:31:48 PM | Buzz

RT @natashakorecki: Prosecutors showing #Headley emails, including w/ Iqbal. Hard to believe they communicated this way. #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 08:30:37 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: DH testifies ISI told him RR/SS ties good 4 "strengthening our cover" & "thru him I could make contact with military personnel" #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 08:29:29 PM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Now showing emails about Shiv Sena rep Raja Rege between Headley to Maj Iqbal

24 May 2011, 08:29:01 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: RR thought he was being brought into Chicago firm as investor. Headley says ISI told him to court RR for 2 reasons... #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 08:28:39 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Jist of testimony is DH was seeking guidance from Iqbal (ISI) and Pasha (Army) on dealing w/Shiv Sana. Fwd'd RR's emails 2 them. #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 08:28:16 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley often fuzzy on specific details re his conversations with Major Iqbal, said to be serving ISI

24 May 2011, 08:27:52 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley often fuzzy on specific details re his conversations with Major Iqbal, said to be serving ISI

24 May 2011, 08:26:48 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: "I told (Rana) I thought the plan was going to move ahead ... People were going to come from Pakistan... Lasker fighters." #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 08:22:20 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: March 2008 Chicago. Rana-Headley talk. "I told him that I had been asked too look at landing sites around Mumbai...." #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 08:21:57 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: March 2008 Chicago. Rana-Headley talk. "I told him that I had been asked too look at landing sites around Mumbai...." #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 08:21:29 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: H stands at attention at attention like a soldier when judge comes in. Muscular man. Rana skinny, in a rumbled suit.

24 May 2011, 03:18:17 AM | Buzz

RT @natashakorecki:  When asked a series of ques about whether he relayed Mumbai scouting/trip to Rana, Headley says "I did." #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 03:11:41 AM | Buzz

RT @natashakorecki: Headley: benefit of landing site, was near a taxi stand. "There are always taxis there, 24 hrs a day." #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 03:09:48 AM | Buzz

RT @natashakorecki: After 2008 Mumbai trip, Headley again debriefs Iqbal (ISI) and Lashkar. They like his landing recommendtn #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 03:03:48 AM | Buzz

RT @natashakorecki: Prosecutors put sev surveillance photos into evidence. Now at sidebar. #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 02:55:48 AM | Buzz

RT @natashakorecki: It was Headley who found landing site that was used in terror plot. An area "where fishermen resided," west tip of Mumbai #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 02:55:03 AM | Buzz

RT @natashakorecki: In April, 2008, Headley took boat trips for saving several pot landing sites on GPS #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 03:30:11 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: That's it for the trial today. I'll be back tomorrow at 930 am Chicago time.

24 May 2011, 03:29:51 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Making any such aggression illegal. Headley says the nuke plant recce was pure surveillance not for any attack.

24 May 2011, 03:29:13 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley says he told Rana he had been tasked to visit nuke plant once. Rana is said to have replied there's an IndoPak treaty ... #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 03:28:44 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Trial closes with an interesting bit about nuke plant recce. I find this interesting b/c FBI was interested in Rana's interest I nukes ...

24 May 2011, 03:28:18 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley says he told Rana that LET's e-foot styrofoam moockup of the Taj was a "terrible" mockup. Rana laughed. Allegedly. #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 03:25:28 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: "I told (Rana) I discussed these things with Major Iqbal, whatever I had done in India." #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 03:24:58 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: In spring 08 Headley says he gave Rana lowdown on Mumbai plan. "That seems to a shift from the original plan" R. "Yes it was," H #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 03:24:13 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: The plotters disagreed about whether they should stash weapons in Mumbai. Some saw attacks as a one-off, others as a vanguard. #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 03:20:00 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley seems to be a man without any emotion or contrition. Very calm factual and terse . "I recommended bringing ordinance," etc.

24 May 2011, 03:19:08 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: "All calls between Pakistan and the United States all -- most -- of them are monitored Headley says. #Ranatrial (End run around FISA/NSA?!)

24 May 2011, 03:18:37 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: ISI Major Iqbal's email address was apparently chaudherykhan@yahoo.com. Used a NYC mobile too (646 area code.) #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 02:57:37 AM | Buzz

RT @natashakorecki: It was Headley who found landing site that was used in terror plot. An area "where fishermen resided," west tip of Mumbai #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 02:50:19 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: There was also a plan to ship in extra weapons/bombs in Mumbai, stash it for a future group, Headley says. #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 02:49:26 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: LET "gave me a global positioning device. Any location I wanted to save on that device, they showed me how to do it." Headley  #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 02:48:20 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley says he was told to visit the BhaBha Nuclear Research Centre in India by Maj. Iqbal.

24 May 2011, 02:47:38 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: The original plan was "egress" not suicide. Stick the gunmen in a safehouse or get them to buses or trains after, Headley says. #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 02:46:58 AM | Buzz

RT @natashakorecki: David Headley: handlers gave him GPS. "Any location that I wanted to save on that device, I should save." On land and ocean. #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 02:46:26 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Planners nixed proposal to boat gunmen in a few miles from city. Too dumb to hail taxis. "These boys would not be sophisticated" #Ranatrial

23 May 2011, 11:45:08 PM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Trial expected to expose links between Pakistani spy service and Mumbai attack http://t.co/nB7PRZB /via @globeandmail @colinfreeze 

RT @Colinfreeze:  Bomb sniffing German shepherd at entrance of Chicago court where Tahawwur #Rana is going on trial this am... I'll be Tweeting. 

RT @Colinfreeze:  About 50 reporters assembled for Chicago court media briefing prior to the opening today's #Rana trial. http://tgam.ca/C1ky

RT @Colinfreeze: Finally inside #Ranatrial in Chicago. Tight security. US Marshals briefed media re:protocol. Things will happen soon ... http://tgam.ca/C1ky

RT @Colinfreeze: Rana enters nodding at family, some in hijabs. He's much thinner, his hair whiter than I recall seeing him, in court 1+ year ago. #Ranatrial

RT @Colinfreeze: Jury enters. Multicultural cross-section of working class Chicago. How will lawyers argue the murky, twisty Mumbai plot to them? #Ranatrial

RT @Colinfreeze: Prosecutors make it simple. This is a case about two terrorist plots. One that succeeded (Mumbai) on that failed (Denmark). #Ranatrial

RT @Colinfreeze: Prosecutor to jurors: "You'll hear from David Headley... He's gonna give a rare insider's account of planning these atrocious attacks."

RT @Colinfreeze: Prosecutor: Tahawwur Rana was David Headley's "best friend in the world." (@ProPublica reports today DH gave TR big big loan.) #Ranatrial

RT @Colinfreeze: USDOJ tells jurors of key figure: Major Iqbal (MI). "Headley understood MI to be an officer in Inter-Services Intelligence Directorate..."

RT @Colinfreeze: USDOJ: ISI's Major Iqbal and terror group Lashkar-e-Taiba trained Headley tasked him with Mumbai recce of Taj/ trains harbour etc #Ranatrial

RT @Colinfreeze: USDOJ: Rana was warned to stay away from Mumbai.Afterward, he was heard saying dead gunmen "should get Pakistan's highest military honour."

RT @Colinfreeze: USDOJ: Pakistan's Consul General in Chicago was a "classmate" of Rana/Headley. They duped him to get visas.

RT @Colinfreeze: USDOJ: When Lashkar wouldn't fund Denmark plot, Rana/Headley turned to al-Qaeda aligned Ilyas Kashmiri. #Ranatrial

RT @Colinfreeze: USDOJ opening ends. Jurors have been given a War-and-Peace-sized cast of shady characters. Rana smiles and nods at family. #Ranatrial

RT @Colinfreeze: Awaiting Rana's defence. USDOJ concluded with "not every player carries a weapon." Terrorist supporters "equally as critical." #RanaTrial

RT @Colinfreeze: Please read this moving account of the Mumbai Massacre from Canadian survivor Helen Connolly. http://tgam.ca/C1qo #Ranatrial

RT @Colinfreeze: Defence begins: "David Headley is a master manipulator who made a fool of Doctor Rana." #Ranatrial

RT @Colinfreeze: Defence:"Headley was living multiple lives with multiple people and he was very good at it." #Ranatrial (3 wives & wrking 4 ISI/LeT/USDEA!!)

RT @Colinfreeze: Defence: Rana was a model student at Pakistan Military boarding school. Classmate Headley flunked out. #Ranatrial

Defence: Best buds. Rana put his house when Headley got busted for smuggling heroin in 1990s.Headley later loaned Rana $100,000. #Ranatrial

Rana's bio: Star Student. Pak Army doctor. Served in first Gulf War w/ coalition. Gets altitude sick when assigned to mountains. #Ranatrial

... Rana goes to Germany to heal, goes AWOL. Immigrates to Canada. Moves to Chicago to start businesses. #Ranatrial

Defence paints Rana as Headley's dupe. Relies on Rana's travels to India during Mumbai Massacre as proof he was not in the loop. #Ranatrial

Jurors look shellshocked. Trying to absorb twisty roles of Rana/Headley/Iqbal/Kasmiri/LeT/ISI/USDEA/Pasha/Mumbai/Denmark/etc. #Ranatrial

Defence opening is over. First witness -- likely David Headley -- expected after a break. #Ranatrial

David Headley takes a seat in the witness box and exchanges a meaningful look with his former best friend ... #Ranatrial

Headley doesn't faintly resemble a South Asian. Only vaguest traces of an accent speak to his Pakistani heritage

Headley-Rana shared quarters in Pakistani miltary boarding school. Students used to talk about India/Indians there... #Ranatrial

Headley: "I disliked them (Indians). Dismembered Pakistan. ... My junior school was bombed (in 71 war)" etc. #Ranatrial

Headley lived in Lahore in 2000 when he first made contact with Lashkar-e-Taiba. "I went to a meeting. I listened to speeches." #Ranatrial

LeT head gave a speech at a house with 200+ people. "He said one second spend conducting jihad was superior to 100 years praying."#Ranatrial

Headley says LeT wages jihad to avenge civilian deaths and to force India to comply with UN resolutions re: Kashmir. #Ranatrial

Why does LeT wage Jihad? "They felt it was an obligation," Headley says. All LeT members are Salafis, he says.#Ranatrial.

Why does LeT wage Jihad? "They felt it was an obligation," Headley says. All LeT members are Salafis, he says.#Ranatrial

Headley graduated through a series of training camps. First, Koranic studies. Then small arms training. AK47s etcs. ...#Ranatrial

Headley then learned spy and commando techniques. Deap drops. Safehouses. Hostage rescue. Breaching. Etc. #Ranatrial

Headley wanted to fight Indians in Kashmir but "I was told they (LET) would find something better and more suitable for me."

By 2003 Headley attended LeT lunches with LeT Leader Hafez Saeed and operations commander "Zeki"... #Ranatrial

Headley suggested LeT sue US govt for designating it a terror org. LeT leaders Zeki said "he would have to consult with ISI..."

"These groups operate under the umbrella of the ISI ... They coordinate with each other.": Headley #Ranatrial

Headley says he changed his name in 2005 so "nobody would be able to tell I was a Muslim or a Pakistani." Says he briefed LeT. #Ranatrial

"Pasha" -- Headley accomplice -- was a Pakistani Makor retired early after he refused to seal off the Tora Bora border in 02 (!) #Ranatrial


Headley was arrested near Peshawar in 2005. "I said I was Pakistani they didn't believe me. They thought I was a foreigner." #Ranatrial

RT @Colinfreeze: An ISI figure sprung Headley, and put him in touch with "Major Iqbal" (alleged co-conspirator) for the first time. #Ranatrial

RT @Colinfreeze: Lunch break! (Phew. Hello to all my hundreds of new friends in India.)

24 May 2011, 02:39:29 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: "The frogman agreed with me," Headley says. #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 02:38:46 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: LET's original plan was to land the gunmen in boats at The Gateway of India landmark. Headley nixed that. Unfeasible and unsafe. #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 02:38:05 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: March 08. Headley meets his LET handlers again. This time there is "a navy frogman" with them. "They were looking at sea charts." #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 02:34:53 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: LET showed Headley videos of 02 anti-Muslim mob violence in Gujarat; hundreds slain. USDOOJ: Did it motivate your jihad? H: Yes. #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 02:31:32 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: LET told Headley not to "take his (Mumbai) friends in his heart. Specific mention of a "Rahul." Still his enemies.. #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 02:31:06 AM | Buzz

RT @natashakorecki: Lashkar handler told Headley of Mumbai friends "don't really make them your friends in you're heart...they are enemies." #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 02:30:17 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley went to LET HQ. Group's military chief showed him 2-foot styrofoam Taj mockup."He envisioned a few men going in and opening fire..."

24 May 2011, 02:28:17 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley told Maj. Iqbal / Sajid Mir he had struck out on acquiring Taj conference schedules. "No big deal." Forked over more videos.

24 May 2011, 02:21:59 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: In 07 ISI Maj. Iqbal tasked Headley to go back to Taj a third time, for "more detailed" video and try for conference schedules. #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 02:16:58 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Rana "helped me get my (5 year) visa," Headley says. (Despite posing as an immi consultant, Headley never got anyone a visa) #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 02:13:20 AM | Buzz

RT @natashakorecki: Headley testifies he told Rana about his scouting mission in India and that he was asked to surveil the Taj #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 02:12:49 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: In May 07 Headley's one year visa toooo India expired. He went back to Chicago got a 5-year visa. #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 02:12:18 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley returned to US to tell Rana about he was doing videotaped recce oof sites in Mumbai. #Ranatrial Zeroed in on exits and entrances.

24 May 2011, 02:08:12 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: ***big*** deal

24 May 2011, 02:07:30 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley had been inside Shiv Sena complex took footage. ISI's Major Iqbal  "was pretty amazed I got inside ...It was a bid deal." #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 02:06:54 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: May 2007 -- Headley returns to Pakistan. Gives new Taj video to Major Iqbal. "I briefed him ...I told about meeting Raja Rege..." #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 01:58:03 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: USDOJ: Why were you seeking (Chicago consutlancy) business cards ? Headley: "To authenticate my cover." (Feared being stopped and searched)

24 May 2011, 01:53:39 AM | Buzz

[Raja Rege] Shiv Sena’s Rajram Rege Some context here: http://bit.ly/k1kDxS

24 May 2011, 01:49:08 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Rereading Helen Connolly as I stare a David Headley glare a the jurors as they come back in ... http://tgam.ca/C1qo /via @globeandmail

24 May 2011, 01:47:51 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Before break Headley said he had gotten to know Shiv Sena figures in a bid to "get friendly with their leadership." Spy basically #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 01:34:21 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: (We really haven't heard enough about Maj. Iqbal's bonafides. Headley doesn't say much about him save for the fact he's ISI.) #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 01:31:49 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: (Anyone know how I spell the name of a rightwing Indian group that a "Raja Rege" does PR for?)

24 May 2011, 01:30:50 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley says he spoke to his ISI and LET handlers in separate meetings, but each always  knew what he told the other. #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 01:28:07 AM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Also, startling how Headley keeps saying Zaki sahab and Hafiz Saeed sahab. Deference and respect still there.

24 May 2011, 01:27:47 AM | Buzz

RT @HumaImtiaz: Doob ke mar jao. Headley just said "we feel.." Lawyer: "Who's we?" Headley: "Most pakistanis..."  Fml

24 May 2011, 01:25:44 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley's ISI and LET handlers BOTH told him to recce 2nd floor of Taj Hotel. Why? "Defence contractors and scientists" met there #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 01:22:08 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: After 3 months in India in late 2006, Headley returned to Pakistan to brief ISI Maj. Iqbal and LET Sajid Mir. It was Jan. 2007... #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 01:17:43 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Rana was financially beholden to Headley at time of the conspiracy. Owed him up to $50,000 at the time from a 2001 era debt. #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 01:15:51 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: "... I sometimes arranged conference calls with Dr. Rana ... I would see if it was worthwhile." #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 01:15:25 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: What happened when clients turned up at the Mumbai consultancy? "I sometimes spoke to them myself. ... #Ranatrial.

24 May 2011, 01:06:26 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley rented Mumbai apt. from an elderly couple. Presented himself as  "South Asian Regional Director" for Chicago consultancy. #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 01:05:27 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: In 06 Headley tells Rana of ISI $ backing. "I told him that Major Iqbal would be providing me with $25,000...." #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 01:05:00 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: "An immigration consultant is a person of great influence in India," Headley says. Before recce mission he was 2 cozy up 2 important people.

24 May 2011, 01:02:11 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: "I was instructed too take general video of the city (Mumbai) .... I took many many hours.". Headley now being shown pix of Taj. #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 01:01:35 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: "I asked if he would allow us to use his office as a front ... He agreed." #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 12:59:59 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Setting up Mumbai firm"I explained to him I had been drafted, as it were, by the ISI, ... But I still had contacts with Lashkar." #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 12:59:34 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: This is key Headley testimony about Rana. The whole trial turns on this ... #Ranatrial ...

24 May 2011, 12:59:11 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley's LeT handlers told him to "prostrate lightly" during prayers lest he get a mihrab (forehead scar)  and blow his cover. #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 12:58:38 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Rana was not initially OK with attacks on non-combattants, Headley testifies. Rana said Koran precludes such attacks. #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 12:55:21 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley and Maj. Iqbal conspired to radicalize Rana. Gave him Salafi teachings, Jihad tapes, to enlist his help, Headley says. #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 12:54:40 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley says ISI's Maj. Iqbal tasked him to set up in Mubai and befriend influential people "who live in military facilities." #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 12:54:10 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: "He thought it was very suitable for the work he wanted me to do," said Headley. He told LET handlers he was now with ISI too  #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 12:45:56 AM | Buzz

RT @Colinfreeze: Headley says he came up with immigration-office front but ISI's "Major Iqbal" gave the plan his blessing. #Ranatrial

24 May 2011, 12:11:53 AM | Buzz

RT @natashakorecki: Pakistani intelligence helped terror group: star witness in Mumbai trial - Chicago Sun-Times http://bit.ly/kokNAX

23 May 2011, 11:52:55 PM | Buzz

RT @colinfreeze Eyewitness: As trial begins, Canadian recalls surviving 2008 Mumbai Massacre tgam.ca/C1qo @globeandmail @colinfreeze

23 May 2011, 05:04:04 AM | Sundeep Dougal

Pro Publica: David Coleman Headley a Pakistani-American businessman and former DEA informant, will be the star witness against Tahawwur Rana of Chicago, his boyhood friend and alleged accomplice in the 2008 terror attacks on Mumbai. Opening arguments are set for Monday in a trial that has drawn international attention because Headley's testimony could reinforce allegations that Pakistan plays a double game in the fight against terrorism.

After he began training with Lashkar, he joked with his third wife, a New York makeup artist, that their pet dog could be a good "jihadi dog," according to a close associate. Hard-core extremists shun dogs because they see them as un-Islamic and unclean.

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