Investigators detail plot to blow up JFK


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May 5, 2007

Four men targeted airport fuel tanks, pipeline

Federal investigators said yesterday they had disrupted a plot by Islamic extremists to blow up buildings, fuel tanks and pipelines at John F. Kennedy International Airport, another plan to take aim at America's air travel system and a landmark in its largest city.

The arrests of a U.S. citizen from Guyana and alleged accomplices in Trinidad underscored what counterterrorism officials have described as the global spread of the terrorist threat beyond the Muslim countries in the Middle East and Asia associated with al-Qaida and other groups....
Oh wow, one of the prosecuting U.S. Attorneys graduated from my high school, Michael J. Garcia.