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MI5 Discover Al-Qaeda Buying Ambulances on Ebay

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London -- MI5 have warned Britain s cash-strapped National Health Services that dozens of ambulances along with old police cars and fire engines past their sell-by date are being snapped up by al-Qaeda operatives in the United Kingdom to mount suicide bomb attacks.

So serious is the problem that counter-terrorism officials at the Home Office have written to eBay, the Internet auctioneer, asking them to stop selling emergency service vehicles, equipment and uniforms.

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