Jurors must weigh whether two Inland Empire men, including a Filipino, posed a true threat with their plans to travel overseas and join Al Qaeda or if investigators exaggerated, as their trial resumed in federal court here.
By Nimfa U. Rueda
A 23-year-old Filipino-American and two other Southern California residents have been indicted on terrorism-related charges in federal court.
By Jerome Aning
Philippine consular officials were able to visit the 23-year-old Filipino immigrant detained in California for his alleged involvement in a plot to mount terrorist attacks that reportedly included targets in the Philippines.
The Taliban launched coordinated attacks on at least seven sites across the Afghan capital on Sunday, targeting North Atlantic Treaty Organization (Nato) headquarters, the parliament and diplomatic residences. Militants also launched near-simultaneous assaults in three other eastern cities.