Here are the Blogs in the Terrorism category.
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Friday, 12 July 2019
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A young Texas man pleaded guilty to terrorism charges after he was caught trying to join ISIS and providing information to fellow ISIS supporters about how to use machetes, make automatic weapons and build explosives. Kaan Sercan Damlarkaya, a now 20-year-old U.S. citizen from Houston, tried to join ...Read More...
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Posted on 07/12/2019 6:04 AM by Bobbie Patray
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Tuesday, 18 June 2019
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A Libyan national was found guilty of participating in the 2012 attack on the facility in Benghazi, Libya, the Department of Justice noted in a press statement Monday. Mustafa al-Imam, 48, was found guilty on June 13 of conspiracy to provide support to terrorists and placing lives in jeopardy. He ...Read More...
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Posted on 06/18/2019 9:09 AM by Bobbie Patray
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Tuesday, 18 June 2019
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Female jihadists are just as dedicated as their male counterparts when it comes to bringing to life an “Islamic State,” the European Union’s police agency stated Friday. “Female jihadists are ideologically motivated as their male counterparts and their sense of empowerment lies in contributing to ...Read More...
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Posted on 06/18/2019 9:07 AM by Bobbie Patray
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Tuesday, 18 June 2019
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The Islamic State group in Afghanistan is a "very worrisome" threat to the United States, and U.S. counterterrorism efforts have yet to shrink its extremist ambitions, a senior American general said Wednesday. Marine Gen. Frank McKenzie said IS would be hard pressed, however, to carry out an attack ...Read More...
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Posted on 06/18/2019 9:05 AM by Bobbie Patray
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Tuesday, 18 June 2019
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The man convicted in the first terrorism-related trial in the Southern District of Ohio was sentenced to 15 years in prison, a judge ruled Thursday. Laith W. Alebbini, 28, was found guilty last year by U.S. District Court Judge Walter Rice, who held a bench trial in Dayton’s U.S. District Court. Alebbini ...Read More...
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Posted on 06/18/2019 9:03 AM by Bobbie Patray
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Tuesday, 18 June 2019
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A New York man who attempted to join the Islamic State was sentenced to 20 years in prison after he tried to provide material support to the terror group and boasted about how easy it would be to carry out an attack in Times Square. Mohamed Rafik Naji, 40, became a “committed supporter” of ISIS in ...Read More...
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Posted on 06/18/2019 9:00 AM by Bobbie Patray
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Tuesday, 4 June 2019
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  An ISIS supporter suspected of leading a jihadist cell has told a court he regrets beheading one of two Scandinavian backpackers found murdered in their tent in Morocco. Abdessamad Ejjoud, 25, made the admission Thursday in Morocco where he is on trial for the murders of Louisa Vesterager Jespersen, ...Read More...
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Posted on 06/04/2019 6:11 AM by Bobbie Patray
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Wednesday, 17 April 2019
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  Published February 16 MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – More men and boys from a Somali American community in Minneapolis have joined – or attempted to join – a foreign terrorist organization over the last 12 years than any other jurisdiction in the country. FBI stats show 45 Somalis left to join the ...Read More...
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Posted on 04/17/2019 5:10 AM by Bobbie Patray
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