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Three Plead Guilty in Virginia 'Jihad' Plot

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Three Plead Guilty in Virginia 'Jihad' Plot

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Three Plead Guilty in Virginia 'Jihad' Plot

Three Plead Guilty in Virginia 'Jihad' Plot

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Three men plead guilty to federal conspiracy and gun charges in northern Virginia. The men are among 11 defendants charged with training to fight for Muslims overseas. Authorities speculate the group may have been planning a terrorist attack in the United States, although that is not one of the formal charges against them. Hear Washington Post reporter Jerry Markon.