Inside help suspected in IMF, World Bank threat

US counter-terrorism officials have told officials at the World Bank and International Monetary Fund that they think plans for a possible attack on the two financial institutions were so detailed that terrorists must have had inside help, the New York Times reported Tuesday.

Help from employees, contractors or visitors with access throughout the buildings, was suspected by officials at the two organizations, reports said.

Treasury Secretary John W. Snow visited both institutions on Monday to te