Middle East Economic Survey
US Concerned Over Libya Assassination Plot Allegations
US Secretary of State Colin Powell said on 31 July that the Bush administration was concerned about reports that a leading US Muslim activist Abdurahman Alamoudi was part of a Libyan plot to assassinate Crown Prince Abd Allah of Saudi Arabia. Mr Alamoudi made the allegation as part of plea bargaining in a case in Washington involving charges of illegal dealings with Libya. Asked...