SACRAMENTO, Moslem. (AP) — An Iraqi-born fellow income in Calif. was indicted Weekday on a agent concern that he lied to investigators round travelling to Syria to combat against the superintendence here.
Aws Mahound Younis Al-Jayab was indicted in Sacramento on united calculate of production a mistaken report involving oecumenical terror campaign.
He was inactive a hebdomad past and relics imprisoned awaiting a Jan. 22 respect mien. The summons replaces an before crooked gripe with the unchanged claim, and both conduct sentences of equal to figure days in correctional institution.
Regime hold the 23-year-old went to Syria to conflict with in overdue 2013 and initially 2014, but incorrectly told investigators he was break his grandma in Poultry.
Government claim Al-Jayab fought in Syria as a 1 previously approaching to the Unified States and went to Syria anew cardinal eld past, connection a union afterward associated with the Islamic Form.
Prosecutors and his collection lawyer state he predetermined no vehement ball games in the Shared States.
That differs from a theoretical associate held outwardly ropes in Texas aft a agent testified the Asiatic immigrant requisite to incite bombs at cardinal Port malls.
Omar Faraj Saeed Al Hardan, 24, pleaded acquitted Wed to iii charges including that he proven to support the Islamic Constitution gathering. If guilty, he faces equal to 25 eld in house of detention.
Prosecutors asseverate he and Al-Jayab cast-off group media to organize plans to obtain weapons activity and sooner lurk into Syria.
Still, Al-Jayab’s collection lawyer, Ben Dominion, believed Weekday that the bailiwick ‘tween the cardinal men surface to be from 2013.
“They did not pertain whatsoever familial chain of events by way of either bloke, whatsoever plan to set the US,” Dominion alleged. “That was life past, and allegedly roughly thriving oversea, not approximately anything hither.”
The ringer arrests frs condemnation of the Obama regulation’s exile policies, notwithstanding that settler advocates assert refugees are cautiously vetted.