Search: Look for:   Last 1 Month   Last 6 Months   All time
Home :: World

Bosnian-born US man sentenced to life for NY subway terror plot

London, Sat, 17 Nov 2012 ANI

London, Nov 17 (ANI): A 34-yaer-old man in the US has reportedly been sentenced to life in prison over a plot to bomb the New York subway.

Bosnian-born US citizen Adis Medunjanin was convicted in May of multiple US terrorism offences, including conspiring to use weapons of mass destruction.

According to the BBC, two former schoolmates, who had helped to plan the attack pleaded guilty and testified against Medunjanin.

Appearing at a US court in New York for the hearing, Medunjanin maintained his innocence, saying he had 'nothing to do with any subway plot or bombing plot whatsoever'.

Prosecutors said that the men were trained by Al-Qaeda in Pakistan before agreeing to participate in the plot.

According to the report, the attack was planned to coincide around the eighth anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, but was foiled when the trio realised law enforcement officials were following them. (ANI)


LATEST IMAGES
PM Modi releasing the digital version of Ramcharitmanas
Chief Minister of Punjab calling on the PM Modi
A group of girl students from the Vatsalya Gram Vrindavan tied Rakhi on PM Modi
President of India with the artists after witnessing a performance
President with the Children, on the occasion of 'Raksha Bandhan'
Post comments:
Your Name (*) :
Your Email :
Your Phone :
Your Comment (*):
  Reload Image
 
 

Comments:


 

OTHER TOP STORIES


Excellent Hair Fall Treatment
Careers | Privacy Policy | Feedback | About Us | Contact Us | | Latest News
Copyright © 2015 NEWS TRACK India All rights reserved.