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Canadian man pleads guilty to terrorism in plot targeting NYC landmarks: unsealed records -

A 19-year-old Mississauga, Ont., man is awaiting sentencing after pleading guilty to terrorism offences in a 2016 plot to detonate bombs in New York City. The charges against Abdulrahman El Bahnasawy were made public Friday when the U.S. Attorney's ...and more »

Canada is not immune to reach of terrorist networks, experts say -

TORONTO – Experts say the guilty plea from a Canadian teenager who admitted to plotting to bomb major landmarks in New York City underscores the fact that Canada is not immune to the growing global reach of terrorist networks. Officials in the United ...and more »

Three men arrested over 'terrorist plots' in New York City - Irish Times

Three men have been arrested since May of last year on charges of plotting attacks in New York City for Islamic State in the summer of 2016, US prosecutors said on Friday. The planned attacks, which were thwarted by law enforcement, included detonating ...and more »

Canadian among 3 charged for 2016 terror plot on New York concerts, subways -

WATCH ABOVE: Abdulrahman El Bahnasawy, a 19-year-old Canadian citizen from Mississauga, has pleaded guilty to charges of terrorism. Ines de La Cuetara reports. X. - A A +. Listen. A Canadian has pleaded guilty to charges of plotting terror attacks in ...and more »

Ontario man pleads guilty to involvement in ISIL-inspired terror plot in New York City: US authorities - National Post

NEW YORK — U.S. authorities said a 19-year-old Canadian pleaded guilty to terrorism-related charges in connection with what they call an ISIL-inspired plot to target landmarks in New York City more than a year ago, including Times Square and the city ...and more »

FBI foiled New York City terror attacks, court told - Financial Times

A federal court in Manhattan on Friday unsealed terrorism charges against three alleged Isis supporters who are accused of plotting several bomb attacks in New York, including against the city's subway, Times Square and multiple concert venues. The ...and more »

Three Men Charged in 2016 Plot to Bomb New York City - New York Times

A plot to detonate bombs in Times Square and the New York City subway system and to open fire at concert venues last year was quietly thwarted, federal authorities disclosed on Friday. The bombings and shootings, which were planned in support of the ...and more »

Mississauga teen pled guilty in 2016 over alleged terror plot to attack New York - Toronto Star

A Mississauga teen pled guilty in 2016 in connection with an alleged Daesh-inspired plot targeting New York City, say documents released Friday by the U.S. Justice Department. The documents state Abdulrahman El Bahnasawy, 19, a Canadian citizen, pled ...and more »

Feds unseal charges in foiled NYC terror plot; concerts, subway targeted - USA TODAY

WASHINGTON — Federal authorities unsealed charges against three men, including a U.S. citizen, who were part of an alleged 2016 plot targeting New York's Times Square and the city's subway system with coordinated bombings and shootings at concert ...and more »

FBI Stopped ISIS Attacks on New York Subway and Times Square in 2016 - Newsweek

U.S. agents stopped three sympathizers of the Islamic State militant group (ISIS) carrying out coordinated attacks on New York concert venues, subway stations and Times Square during the Islamic holy month of Ramadan in 2016. The international ...and more »