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The US indicted Minh Quang Pham for assisting al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula. Pham, who had traveled from the UK to Yemen to help with AQAP's online propaganda and worked with an American there in 2011, is currently being held in the UK and will be extradited soon.
A jury convicted Saudi student Khalid Ali Aldawsari of attempting to use a weapon of mass destruction; he faces a possible life term in prison. His intended "jihad" included blowing up dams, nuclear power plants, and the home of former US President George W. Bush. The US added China and Singapore to its list of countries excepted from sanctions for Iranian oil transactions.
The defense rested in the case of Khalid Ali-M Aldawsari, a 22-year-old Saudi student accused of preparing to bomb US targets, including the home of former President George W. Bush. The suspect sought to "create an Islamic group under the banner" of al Qaeda, according to an affidavit in the case.