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The Fort Dix Five

In December 2008, five men were sentenced to life for plotting to kill American soldiers at the Fort Dix Army base in New Jersey. Using the Fort Dix story as a case study, Need to Know explores the profiles of the individuals convicted, and examines the U.S. strategy post 9-11 for stopping and finding homegrown terrorists before they strike.
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ABOUT NEED TO KNOW

Less noise. More news. PBS's new TV and Web newsmagazine gives you what you need to know — along with a healthy dose of insight, perspective, and wit. Need to Know cuts through the noise of nonstop news to bring you the most compelling stories of the week and of our times, every Friday night and all week long on the Web.
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