Foreign Intelligence Uncovers Plan To Disrupt Carnival Cops Warn Of Terrorist Threat

TRINIDAD and Tobago’s national security authorities obtained vital intelligence from international partners warning of a terrorist threat aimed at disrupting Carnival celebrations next Monday and Tuesday which led to an emergency news conference being called Wednesday, to alert the population of a threat.

Sources confirmed a recent jailbreak plot, which was pre-empted, was part of this national security threat.

Sources said the activities and plans of a local terrorist cell were uncovered and local law enforcement moved to detain a number of people in a raid that started at 3 a.m. yesterday.