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Algerian gets 10 years for NY synagogue attack plot

Terror suspect Ahmed Ferhani during his arraignment on May 17, 2011 at Manhattan Criminal Court in New York City. Ferhani was sentenced Friday to 10 years in prison for conspiring to attack synagogues in the city.A New York judge on Friday sentenced a young Algerian to 10 years in prison for conspiring to attack synagogues in the city, the Manhattan district attorney said. Ahmed Ferhani, 28, is the first person convicted of terrorism under New York anti-terrorism laws that went into effect shortly after the September 11, 2001 attacks.