posted on Mar, 27 2005 @ 02:46 AM
This is another link i found about the Group known as AZF. Below is a peice of what is on the site.
A shady terror group is demanding $5 million from the French government - otherwise it will detonate ten bombs hidden around the French railway
How does the government plan to combat this new threat? By paying them off, of course. It wasn't always like this.
The group, which calls itself AZF, started sending threatening letters to president Jacques Chirac and interior minister Nicolas Sarkozy in December.
Further letters followed in January, and on February 21, cops were given the GPS location of a bomb planted near Limoges in the south-west of the
The device, which police described as "surprisingly sophisticated" was detonated by investigators. The Guardian reports that the blast sent a 35kg
chunk of railway hurtling 25 metres.
By this stage, the AZF was demanding $5 million in dollars and Euros.
Investigators, who initially tried to cover up the blackmail threats, eventually came clean when a local newspaper published letters it had received.
The organisation has also used personal columns in national daily Liberation - the in-house organ of France's far-left - to communicate with the
[edit on 27-3-2005 by digitalassassin]