06 decembrie 2019

Canadian charged with terror offenses over alleged IS activities

al-monitor.com

A Canadian man who was arrested in Turkey near its border with Syria, allegedly with propaganda videos from the extremist Islamic State group on his cell phone, was charged on Friday with terrorism offenses. Ikar Mao, 22, is accused of participating in the activities of a terrorist group, and faces a separate charge of leaving Canada to do so. Each count carries a maximum sentence of 10 years in prison. The Ontario man was arrested in July along with his wife and the pair were eventually [...]