Kiwi facing foreign fighter trial in Australia

A Kiwi accused of obtaining a New Zealand passport to fight in Syria will stand trial in Melbourne. Amin Mohamed, 23, is charged with four counts of preparing to enter a foreign state to engage in hostile activities. Prosecutors in Australia allege he booked a flight to Turkey and made plans to travel from there… Continue reading Kiwi facing foreign fighter trial in Australia

Kiwi faces life in prison

The family of a New Zealand citizen accused of preparing to fight in the Syrian civil war say they were in the dark about his alleged extremism. Somalia-born Amin Mohamed faces a potential lifetime jail sentence in Australia after being accused of preparing to enter a foreign state to engage in hostile activities. Mahad Warsame,… Continue reading Kiwi faces life in prison