AWOL Army Soldier Admits To Plotting Attack On Fort Hood

The Army Times reports that Pfc. Nasser Abdo, an AWOL soldier from Fort Campbell, Kentucky, “has been arrested near Fort Hood, Texas, apparently averting another attack on the post, according to an internal message distributed by the Army Operations Center at the Pentagon.” Last year, Abdo made news when he said he refused to deploy to Afghanistan because he was a Muslim and had to remain true to his faith.