Canada train plot begs the question: What is the connection between Al-Qaida and Iran?
Canadian security officials alleged that the suspects in the plot to derail a commuter train received 'guidance' from an Al-Qaida element in Iran, but Iran and Al-Qaida have been at war with each other for years.
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