Mohammad Zaki Amawi

Charge Date: Thu Feb. 16, 2006
Investigation Type(s):Informant, Sting
Charges:Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Explosives, Material support for terrorists, Threats against the president
Outcome:Found guilty
Convictions:Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Explosives, Material support for terrorists
State:Ohio
Alleged Affiliation:Iraqi insurgency
Description:

Part of a terror cell with Marwan el-Hindi and Wassim Mazloum, Amawi told an informant known as "The Trainer" his intent to acquire explosives. The group conspired to wage jihad abroad, engaged in weapons training, downloaded and training materials, recruited new members. Amawi was sentenced to 20 years in prison.

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