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The trial of Adis Medunjanin, a co-conspirator with Najibullah Zazi and Zarein Ahmedzay in a 2009 plot to bomb New York City's subways, opened today. All three had gone to Pakistan for jihad in Afghanistan, but were told by two senior al Qaeda operatives to return to New York and conduct operations there. Medunjanin was arrested in January 2010 after a failed suicide attack on NYC's Whitestone Bridge.
Agron Hasbajram, an Albanian citizen residing in Brooklyn, N.Y., pled guilty to a terrorism charge, admitting he had tried to travel to Pakistan to join a jihadist group. He also sent money abroad to fund terror activity in Afghanistan and Pakistan, and had contact with a group in Pakistan that claimed to have murdered US soldiers.