German newspaper cites conference call intercepted by NSA.
HIGH SPEED trains waiting at a siding in Spain. A new rail link to Ben-Gurion airport is being built Photo: REUTERS
Al-Qaida is plotting attacks on Europe’s high-speed rail network, German newspaper Bild reported on Monday, citing intelligence sources.
According to Bild, the militant group was possibly targeting trains and tunnels, with the intention to sabotage railway tracks and the electric cabling.