New York terror plot is foiled, FBI says

Plan targeted tunnels on rail lines from N.J.

Police kept a close watch in New York City over the entrance to the Holland Tunnel, which connects Manhattan to New Jersey. A terror plot targeted PATH rail tunnels.
By Bryan Bender
Globe Staff / July 8, 2006

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WASHINGTON -- The FBI in recent months foiled a terrorist plot to blow up transit tunnels leading into New York City after the agency spent a year monitoring Internet discussions between at least eight Al Qaeda sympathizers based on three continents, US officials said yesterday. (Full article: 1080 words)

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