THIS STORY HAS BEEN FORMATTED FOR EASY PRINTING

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

E-mail this article

Invalid E-mail address
Invalid E-mail address

Sending your article

Your article has been sent.

Text size +

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)

This article is available in our archives:

Globe Subscribers

FREE for subscribers

Subscribers to the Boston Globe get unlimited access to our archives.

Not a subscriber?

Non-Subscribers

Purchase an electronic copy of the full article. Learn More

  • $9.95 1 month archives pass
  • $24.95 3 months archives pass
  • $74.95 1 year archives pass

Boston.com top stories on Twitter

    waiting for twitterWaiting for Twitter to feed in the latest...