US driver 'planned to destroy bridge'
A US lorry driver has admitted taking part in a plot to sabotage the Brooklyn Bridge in New York, US officials have said. Iyman Faris has pleaded guilty to providing material support to terrorists and conspiracy to provide support. Government documents claim Mr Faris received instructions from senior figures in Osama Bin Laden’s al-Qaeda network. The plan to cut the cables which support the bridge was not carried out. However, the Justice Department statement indicates that detailed plans were in place. Full Story