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Terrorism suspect has been secretly
held in New York since October

Washington Post, by Peter Finn

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Posted By:earlybird, 3/20/2013 11:12:54 PM

A battle-hardened al-Qaeda veteran who fought U.S. troops in Afghanistan and planned to bomb U.S. diplomatic facilities in Nigeria has been held in secret federal custody in New York since October, according to court documents unsealed Wednesday. Ibrahim Suleiman Adnan Adam Harun, also known as “Spin Ghul,” was extradited from Italy last year and indicted on six charges, including conspiracy to murder American military personnel, conspiracy to bomb diplomatic buildings and providing material support to al-Qaeda. Harun has been cooperating with federal authorities since they first questioned

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: billp, 3/21/2013 12:34:18 AM     (No. 9236114)

So, yet more evidence that this Administration has been handling the ´terror threat´ very much like the last Administration did.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: lylacat, 3/21/2013 12:56:21 AM     (No. 9236125)

Why has this been a secret for so long; hey media, do your job.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Trigger2, 3/21/2013 6:05:46 AM     (No. 9236221)

This is Bloomberg´s nanny city. So where was this POS held? In the most expensive hotel suite?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: provide, 3/21/2013 6:51:19 AM     (No. 9236269)

He´s been on work release driving cab.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Doctor P, 3/21/2013 9:00:13 AM     (No. 9236484)

We have a very nice detention facility in Gitmo

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