Below are notes from FNC’s Jennifer Griffin:
Subject: more details on plot vs US Embassy in Tel Aviv
According to a well-placed US intelligence source, the alleged Al Qaeda plot against the US Embassy in Tel Aviv was “close to execution”, “the fuse was burning.” US counterterrorism sources praised the Israelis for intercepting the perpetrators. “They did a good job,” according to one intell source. The plot involved a “series of events” that would have been triggered by an initial suicide bombing, according to one US official briefed on the intelligence.