Report: 2 Somalis Arrested in Arizona for Trying to Join ISIS

According to a new report, two Somali refugees were arrested in Arizona on Monday shortly before boarding a flight to Egypt to join ISIS.

The U.S. Department of Justice announced Monday that two Somalis who had lived in the United States as refugees were arrested in Arizona last week before boarding a flight to Egypt where they allegedly planned to travel to join the ranks of ISIS.

Ahmed Mahad Mohamed, 21, and Abdi Yemani Hussein, 20, were arrested at Tucson International Airport on July 26. They were checked in to board a flight to Egypt, the department said in a statement. The two allegedly planned to travel to Egypt’s Sinai region to join ISIS.

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