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NY police: Terror suspects aimed for ‘jihad’

| May 21, 2009 | 0 Comments



NY police: Terror suspects aimed for 'jihad' Authorities say men arrested for planting mock explosive device outside Riverdale Temple and plotting to shoot down military plane were bent on launching holy war against America. Police chief: They said they were disturbed about Muslims being killed in Afghanistan, Pakistan Associated Press   http://www.ynetnews.com/articles/0,7340,L-3719607,00.html    




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Terror plot ‘worries’ Riverdale Jews

| May 21, 2009 | 0 Comments



David Winter, the executive director of the Riverdale Jewish Center, said on Thursday that police had assembled local rabbis in order to brief them on an averted plot to detonate a bomb outside the Jewish Center and the Riverdale Temple.   http://www.jpost.com/servlet/Satellite?cid=1242212432631&pagename=JPost%2FJPArticle%2FShowFull




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Four nabbed in plot to bomb NYC synagogues, shoot down planes

| May 21, 2009 | 0 Comments



The FBI arrested four men Wednesday in what authorities called a plot to detonate a bomb outside two Jewish places of worship and to shoot military planes with guided missiles. Officials told The Associated Press the arrests came after a long-running undercover operation that began in Newburgh, NY, about 110 kilometers north of New York […]




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Plots against Jewish targets in U.S.

| May 21, 2009 | 0 Comments



NEW YORK (JTA) — Lone attackers or small, independent groups with no formal ties to wider terrorist networks have planned several plots against Jewish targets. March 1, 1994 — Lebanese-born Rashid Baz opens fire on a van carrying 15 Chabad-Lubavitch rabbinical seminary students on the Brooklyn Bridge, killing Ari Halberstam, 16, and injuring three others. […]




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Swastikas painted on sign at future Chandler Jewish center

| May 13, 2009 | 0 Comments



Two swastikas and other anti-Semitic graffiti marks plastered both sides of the sign for a future Jewish center in Chandler Tuesday. The wood sign sat on a vacant lot near Ray Road and McClintock Drive where the Chabad Center for Jewish Living will be built.   http://www.azcentral.com/news/articles/2009/05/13/20090513cr-jewish0513.html




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