Bomb Plot

The booking photo of Quazi Mohammad Rezwanul Ahsan Nafis. (credit: Handout)

Quazi Nafis Gets 30 Years In Prison For Federal Reserve Bank Bomb Plot Case

Federal prosecutors said the Bangladesh native was in the process of trying to detonate what he thought was a 1,000-pound bomb packed into a van parked on Liberty Street near the building.

08/09/2013

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Federal Reserve Bank Bomb Plot Suspect Indicted

Quazi Mohammad Rezwanul Ahsan Nafis is charged with attempting to use a weapon of mass destruction and attempting to provide material support to a foreign terrorist organization.

11/15/2012

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Prosecutor: Nafis Sought To Attack U.S. Even Before Leaving Bangladesh

Just who is Quazi Mohammad Rezwanul Ahsan Nafis, the suspect in the bomb plot targeting the Federal Reserve Bank in Lower Manhattan? Prosecutors said he formed his plan to attack the U.S. even before he left Bangladesh.

CBS New York–10/21/2012

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The Week In Review: ‘Melo Mania, Controversial Billboard and ‘Sidewalk Rage’

It was a week that featured an emotional homecoming for an NBA star, a heart-warming reunion story for a homeless man and much more.

02/27/2011

Cargo Plane Terror Probe

New Bomb Plots Prove Terrorists Probing U.S. Vulnerbilities

NEW YORK (CBS 2) – Like the steady drumbeats of a battering ram at the castle gates, terrorists have tried and tried and tried again to take American lives. As the events like the failed […]

10/30/2010

Faisal Shahzad (AP Photo)

Feds: Times Square Bomber Plotted 2nd Attack

Prosecutors say the man who admitted trying to bomb Times Square boasted that he thought it would kill at least 40 people and said he planned to detonate a second bomb in New York city two weeks after the first.

09/29/2010

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Pakistan To Charge 3 Over Failed Times Square Bomb

Pakistani police say they will bring terrorism charges against three men being held for allegedly assisting the failed Times Square bomber.

WCBS 880–09/08/2010

Officers stand guard outside the Riverdale Jewish Center. (AP File Photo)

Trial Starts For Accused In Bronx Synagogue Bomb Plot

A prosecutor says four men charged with trying to blow up New York synagogues and shoot down military planes were caught on videotape plotting together.

08/24/2010