Virginia teen gets 11 years for supporting Islamic State

By REUTERS
August 28, 2015 17:13

 
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Virginia teenager Ali Amin was sentenced in a US District Court on Friday to 136 months in prison for supporting the Islamic State militant group, the US Justice Department said.

Amin, 17, of Manassas, had pleaded guilty to conspiring to provide material support to the militant organization, which has been designated a foreign terrorist group, the DOJ said in a statement.

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