In the USA, the native of Kazakhstan, was sentenced to 15 years...

In the USA, the native of Kazakhstan, was sentenced to 15 years in prison on terrorism charges


В США выходца из Казахстана приговорили к 15 годам тюрьмы по обвинениям в терроризме

Ahror of Y. seidakhmetov, who lived in Brooklyn, tried to join ISIS

A US Federal court on Wednesday sentenced a resident of Brooklyn, to 15 years in prison on charges of terrorism, according to the Ministry of justice.

A citizen of Kazakhstan Ahror of Y. seidakhmetov was charged with conspiracy to provide material support to a terrorist organization “Islamic state”. According to court documents, he first expressed support for the group in 2014.

“Y. seidakhmetov planned to become a fighter of the ISIS, however, if make does not succeed, he was willing to fight on our streets, attacking police officers and FBI agents in the United States,” – reads the statement of the Ministry of justice.

Of Y. seidakhmetov was arrested in 2015 while trying to Board a flight to Istanbul, where he planned to go to Syria.

After Y. seidakhmetov will leave the allotted jail time he was being deported.