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NATO Summit 2012: Protesters Charged With Terror Conspiracy

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Demonstrators with Occupy Chicago argue with Chicago Police officers as they march through the streets in Chicago, Illinois, May 18, 2012 ahead of the NATO 2012 Summit. (JIM WATSON/AFP/GettyImages)
Demonstrators with Occupy Chicago argue with Chicago Police officers as they march through the streets in Chicago, Illinois, May 18, 2012 ahead of the NATO 2012 Summit. (JIM WATSON/AFP/GettyImages)

CHICAGO -- Prosecutors say three men arrested in a raid on a Chicago apartment had planned to attack President Barack Obama's campaign headquarters, Mayor Rahm Emanuel's home and other targets, including police stations and police cars.

The trio was arrested Wednesday in a nighttime raid in the Bridgeport neighborhood on the South Side. They're accused of trying to make Molotov cocktails ahead of the two-day NATO summit that starts Sunday.

Defense attorneys told a judge on Saturday that undercover police are the ones who brought the Molotov cocktails, and that their clients were entrapped.

Bond of $1.5 million was set for each defendant. They have been charged with providing material support for terrorism, conspiracy to commit terrorism and possession of explosives.

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