Wall Street banks Chase, Goldman Sachs & Citi "Warned of Terror Threat."Submitted by bobbyw24 on Tue, 02/01/2011 - 10:38
NEW YORK (AFP) – US officials have warned the leaders of Wall Street banks that the firms and their executives may be the targets of al-Qaeda plots, the NBC network reported Tuesday.
NBC's New York affiliate said that intelligence officials are worried that al-Qaeda operatives in Yemen may try to mail package bombs or biological or chemical agents to Wall Street bankers.
Marquee banks including Goldman Sachs, Citibank, JP Morgan Chase, Barclays and others, have been briefed by the FBI's Joint Terrorism Task Force, security officials told NBCNewYork.com.