Tareq Mousa al-Ghazi

Charge Date: Tue May. 29, 2007
Investigation Type(s):Informant, Sting
Charges:Conspiracy to kill Americans, Conspiracy to murder, Material support for terrorists, Murder/attempted murder of US officials, Obtaining missiles to destroy airplanes
Outcome:Found guilty
Convictions:Conspiracy to murder, Material support for terrorists, Murder/attempted murder of US officials, Obtaining missiles to destroy airplanes
State:New York
Alleged Affiliation:Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC)
Description:

An associate of international arms dealer Monzer al-Kassar, al-Ghazi helped broker a weapons transaction with DEA agents posing as operatives of FARC, the left-wing Colombian guerilla group. He was sentenced to 25 years in prison.

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