- 8/6/10, BBC, "Japan tanker was damaged in a terror attack, UAE says"
- There were no fatalities from the relatively small blast.
- It said remains of home-made explosives had been found on the hull of the M Star, which was damaged last week while travelling from Qatar to Japan.
Two days ago, an al-Qaeda-linked group said it was responsible.
- Officials previously said the ship may have been involved in a collision....
A statement signed by a "battalion" of the Abdullah Azzam Brigades, which is linked to al-Qaeda, said
- one of its suicide bombers was responsible for the blast."...