Yasein Taher

Charge Date: Mon Oct. 21, 2002
Investigation Type(s):Informant
Charges:Material support for terrorists
Outcome:Pleaded guilty
Convictions:Material support for terrorists
State:New York
Alleged Affiliation:Al Qaeda

Taher, along with Mukhtar al-Bakri, Sahim Alwan, Faysal Galab, Yahya Goba, Shafal Mosed, was part of the Lackawanna Six, a group of men charged with providing material support to Al Qaeda. He received training at an Al Qaeda camp in Afghanistan and met Osama bin Laden. He was sentenced to eight years in prison.

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