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Reuters Right Now: FBI arrests suspect in NY Fed bomb plot

Wednesday, October 17, 2012 - 00:52

Oct 17 - The Federal Bureau of Investigation arrested a person suspected of plotting to explode a bomb at the New York Federal Reserve, a source familiar with the situation said.

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The FBI today as arrested 21 year old Bangladeshi man. Charged with plotting to detonate what he believed was a 1000 pound bomb at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. And this is one of a series of sting operations the FBI the joint terrorism task force and others. They conducted over the past year to thwart threats against the United States this young man. Apparently traveled to the United States in January 2012 with the express intent. Of conducting an attack on US soil. Earlier this year. A similar type of plot unfold in Washington. With a young man who the FBI had and developed and staying. We've planted a bomb the US capitol building and of course. In mandate we had the event of a handful of self described anarchist who had planned to blow a bridge near Cleveland.

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Reuters Right Now: FBI arrests suspect in NY Fed bomb plot

Wednesday, October 17, 2012 - 00:52