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FBI followed every move of two N.J. terror suspects for years, culminating in airport arrests

FBI followed every move of two N.J. terror suspects for years, culminating in airport arrests 13 Jun 2010 Mohamed Mahmood Alessa and Carlos Eduardo Almonte became the subjects of physical surveillance, approved by the secretive U.S. Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court. They were tailed and photographed. Their phones were tapped and their computer activity was monitored. Their bank records were pulled and examined, sources say. Unlike typical wiretap orders that run on 90-day cycles, the secret, national-security search warrants and surveillance orders do not have predetermined time limits... A decision was made to send in an undercover agent, the sources said.