Betim Kaziu

Charge Date: Fri Sep. 18, 2009
Charges:Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Material support for terrorists
Outcome:Found guilty
Convictions:Material support for terrorists, RICO/racketeering
State:New York
Alleged Affiliation:al-Shabaab
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Kaziu was accused of trying to join the Somali Islamist group al-Shabaab as well as trying to travel to Afghanistan, Iraq, and the Balkans to fight against US forces. He was convicted in July 2011; he faces up to life in prison.

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