Comments for: NY man arrested, charged with trying to join al-Qaida

Posted Oct. 19, 2013, at 6:09 a.m.

CENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y. — U.S. officials on Friday arrested a 25-year-old man in a New York suburb and charged him with trying to travel to Yemen to join al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula, one of the most active wings of the militant network. The man, Marcos Alonso Zea, pleaded not …

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