I guess a warning to to Sri Lankan students out in the US, dont cook with pressure cookers.
A Saudi student living in Michigan
was questioned in his home by FBI agents after neighbours saw him
carrying a pressure cooker and called the police.
Talal al Rouki had been cooking a traditional Saudi Arabian rice dish called kabsah* and was carrying it to a friend's house.
The Saudi journal, Oukaz reported on the story of the Saudi student who had FBI agents come to his home, following a tip-off from neighbours that he was seen moving about with a pressure cooker bomb.
While armed agents surrounded his
apartment block, other agents, asked a 'nervous' Mr
al Rouki if they could come in to question him.
The young student showed them his
pressure cooker and explained to them he used to make a rice dish.
An FBI agent said: 'You need to be more careful moving
around with such things, Sir'