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December

December 27, 2012
Two Alleged Operatives of the Tamil Tigers Terrorist Organization Extradited to Brooklyn

December 19, 2012
Iranian Corporation, Officers Accused of Illegally Exporting More Than $30 Million in Goods from U.S. to Iran

December 21, 2012
Three Supporters Of Foreign Terrorist Organization AL-SHABAAB Charged in Brooklyn Federal Court, Face Life In Prison

December 14, 2012
Retired Colombian Police General Sentenced to 13 Years for Conspiring to Provide Material Support Terrorists

December 11, 2012
San Diego Woman Sentenced for Providing Support to Foreign Terrorists

December 11, 2012
Alabama Men Arrested on Terrorism Charges

December 11, 2012
Chicago Man Sentenced to Nearly 10 Years in Prison for Planning Travel to Somalia to Join Al-Shabaab in Jihad Combat

December 6, 2012
Seattle Man Pleads Guilty in Plot to Attack Seattle Military Processing Center

December 6, 2012
Former Navy Sailor Charged with Attempted Espionage

December 5, 2012
Four Individuals Charged in the Southern District of New York with Exporting Various Goods from the United States to Iran and China

December 3, 2012
People'€™s Republic of China Corporate Entity Enters Guilty Plea to Conspiracy and Felony Export Violations Stemming from the Illegal Export of High-Performance Coatings to a Nuclear Reactor in Pakistan - Company Agrees to $3 Million in Criminal and Civil Fines

December 3, 2012
Iranian Citizen And U.S. Citizen Residing In Louisville, Kentucky, Holding An Iranian Passport, Guilty In Plot To Export Aircraft And Aircraft Parts To Iran - Conspired to violate the U.S. embargo against Iran

November

November 20, 2012
Three Men Sentenced to Prison for Their Roles in Terrorism Plot to Destroy Bridge

November 20, 2012
Iranian National and His Company Charged in Plot Involving Export of Military Antennas from the United States

November 19, 2012
Four Men Charged for Conspiracy to Provide Material Support to Terrorism

November 16, 2012
Two Malian Men Sentenced In Manhattan Federal Court For Conspiring To Provide Material Support To The FARC

November 16, 2012
Al-Qaeda Operative Sentenced to Life in Prison in One of the Most Serious Terrorist Plots Against the United States since 9/11

November 13, 2012
New Network Takes Aim at Cyber Threats to National Security

November 13, 2012
Saudi Student Sentenced to Life in Prison for Attempted Use of Weapon of Mass Destruction

November 8, 2012
Jury in North Carolina Finds Convicted Terrorist Guilty of Murder-for-Hire Plot

November 1, 2012
Ashland Man Sentenced for Plotting Attack on Pentagon and U.S. Capitol and Attempting to Provide Detonation Devices to Terrorists

October

October 25, 2012
Assistant Attorney General for National Security Lisa Monaco Speaks at the "2012 Cybercrime Conference"

October 17, 2012
Man Pleads Guilty in New York to Conspiring with Iranian Military Officials to Assassinate Saudi Arabian Ambassador to the United States

October 23, 2012
Former CIA Officer John Kiriakou Pleads Guilty to Disclosing Classified Information About CIA Officer

October 18, 2012
Federal Jury Convicts Minneapolis Man of Supporting Foreign Terrorists

October 17, 2012
JTTF Arrests Man in Lower Manhattan After he Attempted to Bomb New York Federal Reserve Bank

October 11, 2012
Lebanese Man Sentenced To 12 Years In Prison For Conspiring To Provide Material Support To Terrorists

October 6, 2012
Manhattan U.S. Attorney Announces Extraditions Of Three Alleged International Terrorists From Great Britain

October 6, 2012
Two Extradited British Nationals Appear in New Haven Federal Court to Face Terrorism-Related Charges

October 3, 2012
Russian Agent and 10 Other Members of Procurement Network for Russian Military and Intelligence, Operating in the U.S. And Russia, Indicted

September

September 26, 2012
Former Employee of New Jersey Defense Contractor Convicted of Exporting Sensitive Military Technology to China

September 26, 2012
Chinese National Arrested After Attempting to Illegally Export Aerospace-Grade Carbon Fiber to China

September 19, 2012
Former CME Group Software Engineer Pleads Guilty to Stealing Globex Computer Trade Secrets While Planning to Improve Electronic Trading in China

September 15, 2012
Hillside Man Arrested After FBI Undercover Investigation on Federal Charges for Attempting to Bomb Downtown Chicago Bar

September 14, 2012
Alexandria Man Sentenced to 30 Years for Plot to Carry Out Suicide Bomb Attack on U.S. Capitol

September 5, 2012
Three More Pleaded Guilty in Plot to Destroy Ohio Bridge

September 5, 2012
Former Soldier Pleads Guilty to Participation in International Arms Smuggling Ring

August

August 30, 2012
Former U.S. Consulate Guard Pleads Guilty to Attempting to Communicate National Defense Information to China

August 21, 2012
Iraqi National Pleads Guilty to 12-count Terrorism Indictment in Kentucky

August 24, 2012
North Carolina Resident Anes Subasic Sentenced for Terrorism Violations

August 24, 2012
North Carolina Resident Daniel Patrick Boyd Sentenced for Terrorism Violations

August 20, 2012
Retired Colombian Police General Pleads Guilty to Conspiring to Provide Material Support to Designated Terrorist Organization

August 20, 2012
Manhattan U.S. Attorney Announces Seizure pf $150 Million in Connection with a Hizballah-Related Money Laundering Scheme

August 13, 2012
Somali Hostage Negotiator in S/V Quest and M/V Miranda Marguerite Piracies Sentenced to Multiple Life Sentences

August 10, 2012
Naser Jason Abdo Sentenced to Life in Federal Prison in Connection with Killeen Bomb Plot

July

July 30, 2012
Chicago Man Pleads Guilty to Planning Travel to Somalia to Join al Shabaab Terrorist Organization in Jihad Combat

July 26, 2012
California Man Pleads Guilty to Attempting to Illegally Export Missile Components to Iran

July 25, 2012
Man Pleads Guilty in Plot to Detonate Ohio Bridge

July 20, 2012
Virginia Man Sentenced to 18 Months in Prison for Acting as Unregistered Agent for Syrian Government

July 13, 2012
Two Indicted for Alleged Efforts to Supply Iran with U.S.-Materials for Gas Centrifuges to Enrich Uranium

July 13, 2012
Uzbek National Sentenced to Nearly 16 Years in Prison for Threatening to Kill the President and Providing Material Support to Terrorism

July 10, 2012
Massachusetts Man Agrees to Plead Guilty to Plotting Attack on Pentagon and U.S. Capitol and Attempting to Provide Material Support to Terrorists

June

June 29, 2012
Alleged Associate Of Al Qa’ida In The Arabian Peninsula Charged In Manhattan Federal Court With Providing Material Support And Receiving Military Training In Yemen

June 28, 2012
United Technologies Subsidiary Pleads Guilty to Criminal Charges for Helping China Develop New Attack Helicopter

June 27, 2012
Texas Resident Convicted on Charge of Attempted Use of Weapon of Mass Destruction

June 22, 2012
Leader of "Revolution Muslim" Sentenced to 138 Months for Using Internet to Solicit Murder, Encourage Violent Extremism

June 22, 2012
Virginia Man Pleads Guilty in Plot to Carry out Suicide Bomb Attack on U.S. Capitol

June 18, 2012
Two Brooklyn Men Plead Guilty In Manhattan Federal Court To Providing Material Support To Al Qaeda

June 14, 2012
North Carolina Resident Found Guilty of Terrorism Violations

June 13, 2012
Al Shabaab Associate Pleads Guilty In Manhattan Federal Court To Conspiring To Support And Receive Military-Type Training From A Foreign Terrorist Organization

June 12, 2012
ING Bank N.V. Agrees to Forfeit $619 Million for Illegal Transactions with Cuban and Iranian Entities

June 8, 2012
Chicago Man Sentenced to 7½ Years in Prison For Attempting to Provide Funds to Support Al Qaeda in Pakistan

May

May 24, 2012
Texas Man Gets Max for Attempting to Provide Material Support to Al Qaeda

May 23, 2012
Chinese National Charged with Illegal Export of Sensitive Technology to China

May 21, 2012
Ohio Man Sentenced to 75 Months in Prison for Scheme to Send Money to Hizballah

May 21, 2012
President of South Carolina-Based Firm Charged with Illegally Exporting Goods to Iran

May 16, 2012
Two Individuals and Their California Company Sentenced in Connection with Exports of Computer Equipment to Iran

May 4, 2012
Lebanese Man Pleads Guilty in Manhattan Federal Court to Conspiring to Provide Material Support to Terrorists

May 4, 2012
Maryland Man Pleads Guilty to Conspiracy to Provide Material Support to Terrorists

May 1, 2012
Al Qaeda Operative Convicted by Jury in One of the Most Serious Terrorist Plots Against America since 9/11

May 1, 2012
Five Men Arrested in Plot to Bomb Ohio Bridge

April

April 25, 2012
Two Taiwanese Nationals Charged With Conspiring to Export Sensitive U.S. Military Technology to China

April 24, 2012
Individual Indicted in Connection with Machine Gun Attack on U.S. Embassy in Bosnia-Herzegovina in 2011

April 23, 2012
Chicago Man Pleads Guilty to Attempted Bombing on Crowded Clark Street Near Wrigley Field in September 2010

April 17, 2012
Two Malian Men Plead Guilty in Manhattan Federal Court to Conspiring to Provide Material Support to Terrorists

April 13, 2012
Woodbridge Man Sentenced to 144 Months for Providing Material Support to Terrorist Organization

April 12, 2012
Tarek Mehanna Sentenced to 17.5 Years on Terrorism-Related Charges

April 12, 2012
Albanian National Arrested En Route to Fight Jihad Pleads Guilty to Attempting to Support Terrorists

April 5, 2012
International Arms Dealer Viktor Bout Sentenced in Manhattan Federal Court to 25 Years in Prison for Terrorism Crimes

April 5, 2012
Former CIA Officer John Kiriakou Indicted for Allegedly Disclosing Classified Information, Including Covert Officer’s Identity, to Journalists and Lying to CIA’s Publications Board

April 3, 2012
Khalid Awan Re-sentenced to 14 Years' Imprisonment for Providing Material Support and Resources to Indian Terrorist Organization

March

March 30, 2012
Virginia Man Sentenced to 24 Months for Scheme to Conceal Pakistan Government Funding for His U.S. Lobbying Efforts

March 28, 2012
Queens Man Found Guilty in Manhattan Federal Court for Conspiracy and Attempting to Provide Material Support to Hizballah

March 21, 2012
Noted Scientist Sentenced to 13-Year Prison Term for Attempted Espionage, Fraud and Tax Charges

March 12, 2012
Accused Member of Foreign Terrorist Organization Extradited to United States on Hostage Taking Charges

March 12, 2012
Malian Man Sentenced in Manhattan Federal Court to 57 months in Prison for Conspiring to Provide Material Support to Terrorists

March 2, 2012
Brooklyn Man Sentenced to 27 Years in Prison for Conspiring to Kill U.S. Soldiers Abroad and Attempting to Provide Material Support to al Shabaab

February

February 29, 2012
Australian Man and His Firm Indicted in Plot to Export Restricted Military and Other U.S. Technology to Iran

February 17, 2012
Virginia Man Accused of Attempting to Bomb U.S. Capitol in Suicide Attack

February 17, 2012
New York Resident and His Company Sentenced for Conspiracy to Export Computer-Related Equipment to Iran

February 16, 2012
Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab Sentenced to Life in Prison for Attempted Bombing of Flight 253 on Christmas Day 2009

February 16, 2012
California Resident and Company Plead Guilty to Conspiracy to Export Computer-Related Equipment to Iran

February 13, 2012
Uzbek National Pleads Guilty To Charges of Threatening to Kill the President and Providing Material Support to Terrorist Activity

February 9, 2012
Leader of Revolution Muslim Pleads Guilty to Using Internet to Solicit Murder and Encourage Violent Extremism

February 8, 2012
U.S. and Chinese Defendants Charged with Economic Espionage and Theft of Trade Secrets in Connection with Conspiracy to Sell Trade Secrets to Chinese Companies

February 8, 2012
Suburban Chicago Woman Convicted of Stealing Trade Secrets from Motorola Before Attempting to Travel to China

February 8, 2012
Canadian Man Pleads Guilty to Conspiring to Provide Material Support to the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam

February 6, 2012
Ohio man pleads guilty to providing support to Somali-based terrorist group

February 6, 2012
Freight Forwarder Pleads Guilty to Conspiracy for Facilitating Export of Goods to Iran

February 6, 2012
Chicago Pleads Guilty to Attempting to Provide Funds to Support Al Qaeda in Pakistan

January

January 26, 2012
Maryland Man Pleads Guilty to Attempted Use of a Weapon of Mass Destruction in Plot to Attack Armed Forces Recruiting Center

January 26, 2012
Alexandria Man Pleads Guilty to Shooting Military Buildings in Northern Virginia

January 23, 2012
Former CIA Officer John Kiriakou Charged with Disclosing Covert Officer’s Identity and Other Classified Information to Journalists and Lying to CIA’s Publications Review Board

January 20, 2012
Massachusetts Man Pleads Guilty to Conspiracy to Export Military Antennae to Singapore and Hong Kong

January 18, 2012
New York City Resident Pleads Guilty to Attempting to Export Carbon Fiber to Iran

January 17, 2012
International Arms and Narcotics Trafficker Pleads Guilty in Manhattan Federal Court to Narco-Terrorism and Narcotics Charges

January 13, 2012
Kareem Ibrahim Sentenced to Life in Prison for Conspiring to Commit Terrorist Attack at JFK Airport. Ibrahim and Coconspirators Plotted to Explode Fuel Tanks and Pipeline at Airport

January 11, 2012
Former Congressman Sentenced for Obstructing Justice, Actings as Unregistered Agent. IARA Officials Also Sentenced for Transferring More Than $1 Million to Iraq

January 5, 2012
Pakistani Citizen Sentenced to 50 Months in Prison for Conspiracy to Provide Material Support to the Pakistani Taliban

Updated April 10, 2015