posted on Feb, 11 2003 @ 10:38 PM
with this "new" taped message being released, our alert level at orange and George Tenet saying this is the most "credible" evidence they have
received yet about a possible terrorist attack that might take place around the end of the hajj, it makes you wonder if they plan a Valentine's Day
massacre type of attack?
February 10, 2003 - February 13, 2003
Hajj (Annual Pilgrimage to Mecca)
The Hajj, or annual pilgrimage to Mecca, consists of several ceremonies meant to symbolize the essential concepts of the Islamic faith, such as
submission, brotherhood, and unity, and to commemorate the trials of the Prophet Abraham and his family. Required once in a Muslimís lifetime, over
two million Muslims perform the pilgrimage annually.
February 12, 2003
Eid ul-Adha (Festival of the Sacrifice)
Holiday occurring on the last day of the Hajj, lasting four days. It commemorates the Prophet Abrahamís willingness to sacrifice his son, who was
replaced by a lamb.