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Man From Texas Given 10-Year Sentence for Supporting Terrorism

A young American from Texas has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for attempting to provide material support to terrorists. Rahatul Ashikim Khan, 24, a former student at the University of Texas, received the sentence in an Austin court Friday, more than a year after pleading guilty of aiding terrorists overseas. Prosecutors said Khan used Internet message boards to identify people wanting to help Islamic insurgents fighting in such countries as Syria and Somalia. They said he helped...

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