American soldiers attempt allegiance to the Islamic state was sentenced to 25 years in prison

In December 2018 06, 09:20 source: International Channel

People's network news Agence France-Presse reported U.S. soldiers stationed in Hawaii kang'en for attempted allegiance to the Islamic state (IS), 4 local time, was sentenced to 25 years in prison.

Reported that the 35 year old conn (Ikaika Erik Kang) reached a plea agreement with prosecutors, was sentenced to 25 years in prison, after serving a sentence has to face at least 20 years of prison supervision.

The United States Department of justice responsible for national security affairs assistant minister Demos (John Demers) said in a statement, as a member of the U.S. military, Kang Enceng vowed to defend the United States, but finally betrayed the nation, surrendered to the Islamic state, also attempted to provide material support.

The United States Department of justice prosecutors provides evidence that conn was a sergeant in the U.S. Army, in early 2016 to identify with the Islamic state, often watch the organization's promotional video on the Internet, also expressed the desire to join the organization.

Prosecutors said, TRILAND explains how to implement some specific acts of violence, including attacks on the Honolulu Christmas Parade and other public gatherings, and details in his camp planning attacks Dutch act. (old)

(commissioning editor: Zhang into (Intern), Fan Haixu)

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