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Tucson, Pres Trump react to Tucson terror arrests

Video Credit: KGUN, Tucson, AZ
Published on July 31, 2019 - Duration: 02:11s
FBI says two Somalis living in Tucson tried to join ISIS
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Tucson, Pres Trump react to Tucson terror arrests

TUCSON WHO THE F-B-I SAYS WEREABOUT TO FLY TO EGYPT TO JOINISIS.KGUN9 ON YOUR SIDE'S CRAIG SMITHIS HERE TO UPDATE THE STORY.IT'S A STORY THAT MAKES SOMEPEOPLE SHIVER--THE ALLEGATIONTHAT TWO MEN LIVING IN TUCSONASPIRED TO BECOME ISIS KILLERS.THE FBI SAYS ONE OF THE MEN,AHMAD MAHAD MOHAMED WANTED TO BELIKETHIS MAN, JEHADI JOHN A NOW DEADISIS FIGHTER WHO MADE A SHOW OFBEHEADING HIS VICTIMS.ACCORDING TO THE FBI CHARGESBOTH 21 YEAR OLD AHMAD MOHAMEDAND 20YEAR OLD ABDI YEMENI HUSSEINSPOKE IN DETAIL ABOUT THEIRAMBITIONS TO KILL FOR ISIS.CRAIG: THE FBI SAYS ITSENCOUNTER WITH THE TWO BEGAN INTHEONLINE WORLD OF SOCIAL MEDIA.WHAT THE FBI CALLS AN ONLINECOVERT EMPLOYEE SAYS HE TOLDAHMAD MOHAMMED HE WAS OVERSEASAND MUHAMMAD SAID HE WAS ASOMALI SUPPORTER OF ISIS EAGERTOJOIN ISIS AND BECOME A MARTYR."REACTION TO THE ARREST HASPLAYED OUT ON SOCIAL MEDIA TOO,WHERE PRESIDENT TRUMP DESCRIBEDTHE ARREST AND QUOTED ONE OF THESUSPECTS, SAYING "ONE OF THEMSTATED THE BEST WAKE UP CALL ISISLAMIC STATE TO GET A VICTORYOR ANOTHER 9/11." THE PRESIDENTENDS WITH, "GET SMART PEOPLE!"TUCSON POLICE CHIEF CHRIS MAGNUSTWEETED NOT TO JUDGE THESOMALIAN COMMUNITY BY THESE TWOYOUNG MEN.

HE DESCRIBEDTHE MAJORITY OF SOMALIANS INTUCSON AS PEACEFUL, HARD-WORKING AND DECENT AND SAYS,MANY IMMIGRATED TO TUCSON , INHISWORDS, TO ESCAPE TORTURE, RAPEAND UNIMAGINABLE CONDITIONS INTHEIR HOME COUNTRY.

AS WITH ANYOTHER GROUP THERE'S ALWAYS AHANDFUL OF BAD INDIVIDUALS BUTTHAT'S THE TINY MINORITY."A STATEMENT FROM THE ISLAMICCENTER OF TUCSON SAYS IN PART,"WE PROMOTE AND ENCOURAGEPEACEFUL COEXISTENCE, TOLERANCE,AND COMPASSION WITH OUR TUCSONNEIGHBORS ANDEVERYONE ACROSS THE GLOBE.

THEREIS NO ROOM FOR HATE OR VIOLENCEIN OUR HALLS."COURT DOCUMENTS SAY AHMADMUHAMMAD KNEW HIS OWN PARENTSWOULD NOT SUPPORT HIS HOPE TOJOIN ISIS.

HE'S QUOTED AS SAYING"I ONLY THINK ABOUT JIHADEVERYWHERE I GO BUT MY FATHERANDMOM THEY DON'T LIKE JIHAD IFTHEY KNEW ME I WANT TO MAKEHIJRAH,THEY WOULD SPY ME."CRAIG SMITH, KGUN9 ON YOUR SIDEA PINA

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