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A U.S. citizen accused of traveling to Pakistan to train with Al-Qaeda pleaded not guilty to terrorism charges in federal court in New York Thursday.Prosecutors said Farekh was at least partially radicalized by the online sermons of Anwar al-Awlaki, the U.S.-born militant preacher associated with Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula who was killed in Yemen in a 2011 U.S. drone strike.Imam also provided training at an Al-Qaeda camp in Pakistan in September 2008 to Najibullah Zazi and two other men later convicted of plotting a suicide bombing attack in the New York City subway system, according to the U.S. Justice Department.
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