Terrorism Investigations: Domestic
The Latest ISIL Support Prosecution Involving People Inside the United States
Robert Chesney Thu, Aug 27, 2015, 4:12 PM
Another day, another ISIL material support case involving people within the United States. Like most such cases, the story of Ahmed Mohammed El Gammal's alleged offense conduct involves social media. Right now all that is out there is the DOJ press release plus an indictment that is thin on factual description, but from I can gather the charges seem largely to stem from the defendant’s role in facilitating a New York City man’s travel to train with and join ISIL.