Two Somali-Americans Charged with Aiding Terror

[New York Times] Andrea Elliott - Federal officials unsealed an indictment in Minneapolis on Monday charging two young Somali-Americans, Salah Osman Ahmed, 26, and Abdifatah Yusuf Isse, 25, with providing material support for terrorism. More than 20 young Americans are believed to have joined a militant Islamist group in Somalia, the Shabaab, that is affiliated with al-Qaeda.

2009-07-15 06:00:00

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