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Mother of IS Supporter Says Son Was Peaceful, 'Role Model'

A Somali-American man, Abdirizak Mohamed Warsame, pleaded guilty Thursday to charges of conspiring to provide material support to the Islamic State militant group.  Warsame was part of a group of five Minnesota men who met several times during 2014 and 2015 to plan a journey to Syria.  He was arrested in Eagan, Minnesota, in December. In Minneapolis, Warsame's mother, Deka Hussein, discussed the plea late Thursday with VOA Somali Service reporter Abdi Mahamud.   Q:...

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