Man sentenced in US airport fuel-tank plot

By ASSOCIATED PRESS
December 16, 2010 05:17




A former member of Guyana's parliament was sentenced to life in prison Wednesday for plotting to blow up fuel tanks at John F. Kennedy International Airport after insisting he was wrongly convicted.

US District Court Judge Dora Irizarry said there was ample evidence Abdul Kadir was a key player in a plan that would have caused "unimaginable" devastation.


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