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Schumer calls for student visa probe

Neighbors of an alleged would-be bomber living in Jamaica, Queens, react after Quazi Mohammad Rezwanul Ahsan Nafis, a 21-year-old Bangladeshi national, was arrested on accusations of plotting to blow up the Federal Reserve Bank of New York in Manhattan. Videojournalist: Jim Staubitser (Oct. 17, 2012)

The State Department's inspector general should investigate how a Bangladeshi national arrested in a New York City terrorist sting operation was granted the student visa that enabled him to live and study here, Sen. Charles Schumer said Thursday.

"He didn't sneak across the border or even come across on a tourist visa," Schumer said. "He got a student visa."

Schumer (D-N.Y.) also called...

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