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  9/20/2012, Tishrei 4, 5773

Burgas Suspect Arrested, Confesses Al-Qaeda Membership

Bulgarian security forces arrested a suspect, Thursday, in the July bombing that took the lives of five Israelis and a local tour guide in the resort city of Burgas, according to Bulgarian media. The man had been hiding, since the attack, in a rural forest area near the village of Zvezdets.

Taken in for questioning, he confessed membership in the Al-Qaeda international terror network.