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Syria Al Nusra Rebels Recruited Ohio Somali Abdirahman Sheik Mohamud to Attack Ameirca

Syria Al Nusra Rebels Recruited Ohio Somali Abdirahman Sheik Mohamud to Attack America --- ===

Feb. 21, 2015 arrest Syria Al Nusra Rebels Recruited Ohio Somali Abdirahman Sheik Mohamud to Attack America  Somali-born Abdirahman Sheik Mohamud is a naturalized American citizen whose brother left for Syria in 2013 and killed fighting for the Al Qaeda affiliated Al Nursa front rebels  Someone gave him a ticket to leave the U.S. in April 2014 "for the purpose of training and fighting with terrorists in Syria". He followed insruction to skip the scheduled flight from Istanbul to Athens and completed secret "pre-arranged plans to travel to Syria," where he got training in firing weapons, breaking into houses, explosives, and hand-to-hand combat. Upon returning June 2014, he told a witness that he was "instructed by a cleric in the organization to return to the United States and commit an act of terrorism". He was to target "armed forces, police officers, or any uniformed individuals."...."he wanted to go to a military base in Texas and kill three or four Americans execution style,"  He was arrested and detained on state charges on Feb. 21, 2015 and will be transferred to federal custody.

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  • Muslim suspect
  • Somali suspect
  • government targetex 
  • Al Nusraq
  • Recruited as terrorist
  • Syria suspect
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  • Counter Extremism Project Abdirahman Sheik Mohamud Somali-born Abdirahman Sheik Mohamud is accused of allegedly plotting a ... He remained in Ohio until venturing to Syria in April 2014 to join the Nusra Front, ...
  • BBC Profile: Syria's al-Nusra Front The al-Nusra Front's pledge of allegiance to al-Qaeda has ended speculation over the suspected ties between the Syrian jihadist group and the Islamist militant network.
  • Heavy: Abdirahman Sheik Mohamud: 5 Fast Facts According to the indictment against Abdirahman Sheik Mohamud, he left for training inSyria in April 2014. A cleric there, instructed him to return ...
  • NYTimes Ohio Man Trained in Syria Is Charged With Planning Terrorism in U.S.  The New York TimesApr 16, 2015 - Officials said that the man, Abdirahman Sheik Mohamud, 23, a naturalized American citizen whose brother was killed fighting in Syria, spoke of wanting to attack a military facility or a prison in the United States. ... “He wanted to go to a military base in Texas and kill three or ...

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Syria Al Nusra Rebels Recruited Ohio Abdirahman Sheik Mohamud to Attack Amerca Syria Trained Ohio Man Aimed To Kill Cops, Soldiers: Feds by NBC NEWS Ohio Man Trained With Terrorists in Syria  Federal charges have been filed against an Ohio man, accusing him of going to Syria to get terrorist training, then returning to the United States with the intention of killing police or soldiers.  Authorities accuse Abdirahman Sheik Mohamud, 23, of Columbus, of leaving the U.S. in April 2014 "for the purpose of training and fighting with terrorists in Syria."...did not take a connecting flight from Istanbul to Athens and instead "completed pre-arranged plans to travel to Syria," where he got training in firing weapons, breaking into houses, explosives, and hand-to-hand combat... returning to the U.S. in June 2014, he allegedly told someone here, who was not named in court papers, that he was "instructed by a cleric in the organization to return to the United States and commit an act of terrorism" and that he wanted to target "armed forces, police officers, or any uniformed individuals."...."he wanted to go to a military base in Texas and kill three or four Americans execution style,"  arrested and detained on state charges on Feb. 21 and will be transferred to federal custody. Officials say his brother also went to Syria, in 2013, and was killed fighting for the Al-Nusra Front.

Abdirahman Sheik Mohamud, Ohio'Terror Suspect, a 'Normal Kid ...
www.nbcnews.com/.../ohios-syria-trained-terror-suspect-pleads-not-gu...
NBCNews.comApr 17, 2015 - Defense attorney Sam Shamansky says his client, Syrian-trained terror suspectAbdirahman Sheik Mohamud, speaks outside of an Ohio ...

Ohio man accused of planning U.S. terror strike - USA Today
www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2015/04/16/ohio.../25879443/
USA TodayApr 16, 2015 - Abdirahman Sheik Mohamud, 23, trained in Syria with weapons and explosives, hand-to-hand combat and breaking into houses. He then was ...

Columbus man indicted on terrorism charges by federal grand jury ...
www.dispatch.com/.../columbus-man-terrorism-indictment.ht...
The Columbus DispatchApr 17, 2015 - A West Side man is accused of training with terrorists in Syria to ... A federal grand jury has indicted Abdirahman Sheik Mohamud, 23, on three ...

Ohio man allegedly plotted attack in U.S. after traveling to Syria - CBS ...
www.cbsnews.com/.../doj-charges-ohio-man-with-supporting-terrorists-afte...
CBS NewsApr 16, 2015 - Abdirahman Sheik Mohamud charged with providing support to terrorists; allegedly trained with terror group in Syria.

Columbus, Ohio Man Charged with Providing Material Support to ... - FBI
https://www.fbi.gov/.../columbus-ohio-man-charged-...
Federal Bureau of InvestigationApr 16, 2015 - ... jury has charged Abdirahman Sheik Mohamud, 23, of Columbus, Ohio, ... 2014 for the purpose of training and fighting with terrorists in Syria.

New US citizen sought to execute US soldiers, indictment ... - CNN.com
www.cnn.com/2015/04/16/us/u-s-citizen-terrorism/
CNNApr 17, 2015 - A naturalized U.S. citizen traveled to Syria for training in terrorism and hoped to ...Abdirahman Sheik Mohamud pleads not guilty to charges of ...

Ohio man charged with providing support to al-Qaida affiliate in Syria ...
www.theguardian.com › US News › Ohio
he GuardianApr 16, 2015 - Federal authorities say Abdirahman Sheik Mohamud reportedly left the US in April 2014 'for the purpose of training and fighting with terrorists in ...