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FBI arrests man for attempting to bomb New York Federal Reserve

A courtroom sketch shows Quazi Mohammad Rezwanul Ahsan Nafis (2nd R) being arraigned in the United States District Court of the Eastern District of New York October 17, 2012. REUTERS/Jane Rosenberg

A courtroom sketch shows Quazi Mohammad Rezwanul Ahsan Nafis (2nd R) being arraigned in the United States District Court of the Eastern District of New York October 17, 2012. REUTERS/Jane Rosenberg

A courtroom sketch shows Quazi Mohammad Rezwanul Ahsan Nafis (2nd R) being arraigned in the United States District Court of the Eastern District of New York October 17, 2012. REUTERS/Jane Rosenberg
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A courtroom sketch shows Quazi Mohammad Rezwanul Ahsan Nafis (L) being arraigned in the United States District Court of the Eastern District of New York October 17, 2012. REUTERS/Jane Rosenberg

A courtroom sketch shows Quazi Mohammad Rezwanul Ahsan Nafis (L) being arraigned in the United States District Court of the Eastern District of New York October 17, 2012. REUTERS/Jane Rosenberg

A courtroom sketch shows Quazi Mohammad Rezwanul Ahsan Nafis (L) being arraigned in the United States District Court of the Eastern District of New York October 17, 2012. REUTERS/Jane Rosenberg
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New York Police Department Commissioner Ray Kelly (2nd L) speaks to the media regarding the arrest of a Bangladeshi man during a sting operation in New York October 17, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

New York Police Department Commissioner Ray Kelly (2nd L) speaks to the media regarding the arrest of a Bangladeshi man during a sting operation in New York October 17, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

New York Police Department Commissioner Ray Kelly (2nd L) speaks to the media regarding the arrest of a Bangladeshi man during a sting operation in New York October 17, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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New York Police Department Commissioner Ray Kelly speaks to the media regarding the arrest of a Bangladeshi man during a sting operation in New York October 17, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

New York Police Department Commissioner Ray Kelly speaks to the media regarding the arrest of a Bangladeshi man during a sting operation in New York October 17, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

New York Police Department Commissioner Ray Kelly speaks to the media regarding the arrest of a Bangladeshi man during a sting operation in New York October 17, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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New York Police Department Commissioner Ray Kelly walks away after speaking to the media regarding the arrest of a Bangladeshi man during a sting operation in New York October 17, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

New York Police Department Commissioner Ray Kelly walks away after speaking to the media regarding the arrest of a Bangladeshi man during a sting operation in New York October 17, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

New York Police Department Commissioner Ray Kelly walks away after speaking to the media regarding the arrest of a Bangladeshi man during a sting operation in New York October 17, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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A New York Police Department officer stands in front of a news ticker mentioning the arrest of a Bangladeshi man during a sting operation in New York October 17, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

A New York Police Department officer stands in front of a news ticker mentioning the arrest of a Bangladeshi man during a sting operation in New York October 17, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

A New York Police Department officer stands in front of a news ticker mentioning the arrest of a Bangladeshi man during a sting operation in New York October 17, 2012. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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Court appointed lawyer from the Federal Defenders of New York Heidi Cesare exits the United States District Court of the Eastern District of New York October 17, 2012. Her client, 21-year-old Bangladeshi Quazi Mohammad Rezwanul Ahsan Nafis, was arrested by the Federal Bureau of Investigation on Wednesday on charges he attempted to blow up the New York Federal Reserve Bank with what he believed was a 1,000-pound (453-kg) bomb, a plot thwarted by an undercover sting operation, federal authorities said. REUTERS/Andrew Burton

Court appointed lawyer from the Federal Defenders of New York Heidi Cesare exits the United States District Court of the Eastern District of New York October 17, 2012. Her client, 21-year-old Bangladeshi Quazi Mohammad Rezwanul Ahsan Nafis, was...more

Court appointed lawyer from the Federal Defenders of New York Heidi Cesare exits the United States District Court of the Eastern District of New York October 17, 2012. Her client, 21-year-old Bangladeshi Quazi Mohammad Rezwanul Ahsan Nafis, was arrested by the Federal Bureau of Investigation on Wednesday on charges he attempted to blow up the New York Federal Reserve Bank with what he believed was a 1,000-pound (453-kg) bomb, a plot thwarted by an undercover sting operation, federal authorities said. REUTERS/Andrew Burton
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U.S. assistant attorneys Richard Tucker (L) and James Loonam (R) exit the United States District Court of the Eastern District of New York, after 21-year-old Bangladeshi Quazi Mohammad Rexwanul Ahsan Nafis was arraigned in New York October 17, 2012. REUTERS/Andrew Burton

U.S. assistant attorneys Richard Tucker (L) and James Loonam (R) exit the United States District Court of the Eastern District of New York, after 21-year-old Bangladeshi Quazi Mohammad Rexwanul Ahsan Nafis was arraigned in New York October 17, 2012....more

U.S. assistant attorneys Richard Tucker (L) and James Loonam (R) exit the United States District Court of the Eastern District of New York, after 21-year-old Bangladeshi Quazi Mohammad Rexwanul Ahsan Nafis was arraigned in New York October 17, 2012. REUTERS/Andrew Burton
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A Federal Reserve Police officer stands guard in front of the New York Federal Reserve Building in New York, October 17, 2012. REUTERS/Keith Bedford

A Federal Reserve Police officer stands guard in front of the New York Federal Reserve Building in New York, October 17, 2012. REUTERS/Keith Bedford

A Federal Reserve Police officer stands guard in front of the New York Federal Reserve Building in New York, October 17, 2012. REUTERS/Keith Bedford
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Police cars are stationed outside a building in Jamaica, Queens, New York October 17, 2012 in this handout frame capture from video, where a man was arrested in connection with a plot to detonate a bomb at the Federal Reserve Bank in New York. REUTERS/WNBC-TV/Handout

Police cars are stationed outside a building in Jamaica, Queens, New York October 17, 2012 in this handout frame capture from video, where a man was arrested in connection with a plot to detonate a bomb at the Federal Reserve Bank in New York....more

Police cars are stationed outside a building in Jamaica, Queens, New York October 17, 2012 in this handout frame capture from video, where a man was arrested in connection with a plot to detonate a bomb at the Federal Reserve Bank in New York. REUTERS/WNBC-TV/Handout
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A Federal Reserve Police officer looks out of the door as he stands guard inside the New York Federal Reserve Building in New York, October 17, 2012. REUTERS/Keith Bedford

A Federal Reserve Police officer looks out of the door as he stands guard inside the New York Federal Reserve Building in New York, October 17, 2012. REUTERS/Keith Bedford

A Federal Reserve Police officer looks out of the door as he stands guard inside the New York Federal Reserve Building in New York, October 17, 2012. REUTERS/Keith Bedford
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Federal Reserve and New York City Police officers stand guard in front of the New York Federal Reserve Building in New York, October 17, 2012. REUTERS/Keith Bedford

Federal Reserve and New York City Police officers stand guard in front of the New York Federal Reserve Building in New York, October 17, 2012. REUTERS/Keith Bedford

Federal Reserve and New York City Police officers stand guard in front of the New York Federal Reserve Building in New York, October 17, 2012. REUTERS/Keith Bedford
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