Thursday, October 28, 2010
A Pakistani-born American has been arrested for carrying out surveillance on the Washington DC metro as part of a suspected terror plot. Farooqe Ahmed is accused of working with people he believed were members of Al-Qaeda – but who were actually FBI agents. A U.S. counter-terrorism official said there’s no indication Ahmed was ever in touch with real militants. And as RT’s Marina Portnaya found out, critics say the FBI is increasingly using tactics that amount to entrapment.
This article was posted: Thursday, October 28, 2010 at 9:27 am