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FORMER CAB DRIVER ADDED TO FBI MOST WANTED LIST

January 30 2015 – The Federal Bureau of Investigation added Liban Haji Mohamed, a naturalized American citizen, to its most wanted list on Thursday and announced a reward of up to $50,000 for anyone who could provide information that could … Continue reading

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FBI DIRECTOR WARNS OF A NEW EXTREMIST THREAT

Saturday August 24 2014 – The Arab Spring uprisings have created a new segment of violent extremists that will threaten the US and its citizens abroad for years to come, FBI director Robert Mueller said. Mr Mueller, who will complete … Continue reading

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FED TERRORIST JAILED – Sunday August 11 2013

– A judge in New York City has sentenced a Bangladeshi national to 30 years in prison for trying to bomb the Federal Reserve Bank in the Wall Street financial district last year. Quazi Mohammad Rezwanul Ahsan Nafis, 22, pleaded … Continue reading

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TERROR WATCH, US ISSUES TRAVEL ALERT – Monday August 5 2013

– The White House has held a high-level meeting about terror fears, prompting Washington to issue a travel alert and to order many embassies across the Islamic world to close temporarily. Saturday’s meeting, chaired by National Security Adviser Susan Rice, … Continue reading

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STUDENTS ACCUSED OF PLANE PLOT – Thursday June 27 2013

– Police have carried out raids in Germany and Belgium targeting an alleged Islamist plot by university aeronautics students to use remotely controlled planes for a terrorist attack. German authorities searched nine homes and properties in the Stuttgart area, around … Continue reading

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TERROR ACCUSED A ‘FAMILY MAN’ – Tuesday June 11 2013

– A former Adelaide man likely to face a prison sentence in the US for terrorism offences was a nice guy and a family man, his South Australian cousin says. Sabirhan Hasanoff, 37, is accused of helping an Egyptian terrorism … Continue reading

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REFUGEE AWAITS CAIRO REPLY – Saturday June 8 2013

– The fate of a refugee who fled the Mubarak regime and was convicted of terrorism charges before escaping to Australia hangs in the balance as federal police wait on advice from Egyptian authorities. As doubts were aired yesterday over … Continue reading

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DOUBLE TROUBLE – Friday June 7 2013

– It’s the highest-profile prosecution of an official leaker in the United States for at least a generation. In the dock is a young United States Army private. But he’s not the only person US prosecutors have their sights on … Continue reading

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ASYLUM SEEKER ‘ON THE RUN’ FOR YEARS – Friday June 7 2013

– The asylum seeker at the centre of a high-level national security probe because of his terrorism convictions has revealed how he was “on the run” for two decades, fleeing what he brands religious persecution in his native Egypt. The … Continue reading

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TERRORIST SHELTERED – Friday May 31 2013

– An asylum seeker spent eight months living with his family in low-security detention after authorities first discovered her was a terrorist convicted of premeditated murder. The Australian Federal Police yesterday revealed the Egyptian man, who arrived by boat in … Continue reading

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