Father of bomb plot suspect: 'My son can't do it'

The father of a man accused of trying to blow up the Federal Reserve building in New York says his son is a "gentle man", incapable of such actions. Quazi Ahsanullah said:

"My son [Quazi Mohammad Rezwanul Ahsan Nafis] can't do it."

He has called on the Bangladesh government to intervene to get his son back to his home country.

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NY 'bomb plot': Man charged

The FBI has said it has thwarted a plot to detonate a 1,000 pound bomb outside the Federal Reserve in New York. A Bangladeshi man, Quazi Mohammad Rezwanul Ahsan Nafis, has been arrested and charged in a sting operation.