Pakistan Man Accused in US Consulate Plot Ordered Held

March 11, 2015 7:04 PM

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Canadian immigration officials have arrested a Pakistani man who they say was plotting to attack the U.S. consulate and other buildings in Toronto's financial district.

At a hearing Wednesday, Canadian authorities said Jhanzab Malik — a self-proclaimed supporter of the Islamic State and al-Qaida who received weapons training in Libya — told an undercover police officer about his plans involving remote control explosives.

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