[Ed. – The story must be wrong. Only white men plot acts of terrorism in the U.S.]
Two women from Queens New York pleaded guilty Friday morning to “teaching and distributing information pertaining to the making and use of an explosive, destructive device, and weapon of mass destruction…” according to a Department of Justice Press release. Both women were inspired by radical Islamist terrorist organizations and intended to follow through with their plans to commit a violent act on U.S. soil, prosecutors stated.
Asia Siddiqui and Noelle Velentzas, both U.S. citizens, entered there guilty plea before United States District Court Judge Sterling Johnson Jr. and could face up to 20 years in prison when sentenced.
… [S]aid Assistant Attorney General John C. Demers. “They were thwarted by the excellent work of the agents, analysts and prosecutors who are responsible for this investigation and prosecution. For this, we are grateful.”