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USAmerican captured in Syria charged with joining ISIS

10:55  02 august  2019
10:55  02 august  2019 Source:   abcnews.go.com

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An American citizen captured in Syria has been charged by federal prosecutors in Dallas, Texas, for allegedly joining the terrorist group ISIS . A criminal complaint unsealed in Texas' Northern District Court Thursday alleged that Omer Kuzu, a 23-year-old U.S. citizen, traveled to Istanbul with his

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American captured in Syria charged with joining ISIS© Mark Wilson/Getty Images The Justice Department seal is seen on the lectern during a Hate Crimes Subcommittee summit on June 29, 2017 in Washington, DC.

A criminal complaint unsealed in Texas' Northern District Court Thursday alleged that Omer Kuzu, a 23-year-old U.S. citizen, traveled to Istanbul with his brother in October 2014 and from there were both smuggled into Syria by ISIS.

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Warren Christopher Clark was captured by the Syrian Democratic Forces earlier this month and transferred to U.S. custody this week. Warren Christopher Clark, a Texas man recently captured with ISIS fighters in Syria , has been brought back to the U.S. by law enforcement and faces charges of

A Michigan man seized overseas by a US-backed Syrian militia has been charged with providing material support to ISIS militants, the US Justice Department said on Tuesday. Ibraheem Izzy Musaibli, 28, of Dearborn, Michigan, provided support to the group from 2015 until last month, the department

Kuzu told agents that he also traveled to Mosul, Iraq, and received weapons and fighting training from ISIS instructors, but then crossed back into Syria where he was provided an AK-47 and was enlisted by the group to help repair communications equipment.

In early 2019, Kuzu said he was captured by the Syrian Democratic Forces and was recently transferred into FBI custody before being transported back into the U.S. He has already made his first appearance before a federal judge in Dallas.

American captured in Syria charged with joining ISIS© Mark Wilson/Getty Images The Justice Department seal is seen on the lectern during a Hate Crimes Subcommittee summit on June 29, 2017 in Washington, DC.

“There are few things more concerning to me than young Americans being radicalized by terrorists’ violent and hateful agendas while in the U.S., and then traveling abroad in order to fight for groups like ISIS,” said Northern District of Texas U.S. Attorney Erin Nealy Cox. “I am grateful for the public servants who helped bring this defendant home to face justice in a U.S. courtroom.”

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An American who was captured in Syria and brought to the United States has been charged with The Justice Department said Clark was captured in Syria by the Syrian Democratic Forces, an “The FBI continues to aggressively pursue individuals who attempt to join the ranks of [ ISIS ’s] foreign

In a State Department briefing Thursday, Nathan Sales, the State Department's Ambassador at Large for counter terrorism said Americans recently repatriated to the U.S. who face charges for joining ISIS can expect to face "severe penalties."

"To date, we have brought back five adults -- four males and one female who've been charged with a variety of terrorism related crimes -- one convicted, others [have] charges pending," Sales said.

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