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RCMP escort a bomb plot suspect off a plane in Toronto on April 22, 2013.
On April 22, the RCMP announced the arrest of two men in connection with a plot to attack a  passenger train in the Toronto area. Raed Jaser of Toronto and Chiheb Esseghaier of Montreal face multiple terrorism-related charges. Canadian authorities allege that the plot was supported by al-Qaeda elements in Iran, making it the first known al-Qaeda plan or attack in Canada.

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