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Ahmed Abassi

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Tunisian Man Beats Terrorism Charge, Will Be Deported

Prosecutors in New York say a Tunisian man accused of plotting to organize a U.S.-based terrorism cell is “far more dangerous” than his guilty plea to immigration charges would indicate.

07/16/2014

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Plea Deal Could Result In Freedom For Man Charged In New York Terror Plot

Federal prosecutors revealed Tuesday that they are offering a plea deal that could result in freedom for a Tunisian man, who last year was accused of plotting to build a U.S.-based terrorism cell and radicalizing a Canadian man charged in a train derailment plot.

04/29/2014

New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly (file / credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Tunisian Man Charged In New York Terror Cell Plot

“The allegations in this case serve as still another reminder that terrorism has not abated, that we must remain vigilant, and that when we do, terrorist plots against us can be thwarted,” said Police Commissioner Ray Kelly.

05/09/2013