Mohamad Jamal Khweis

Charged: June 05, 2016
Affiliation
ISIS
State
Virginia
District
Eastern District of Virginia
Sting
No
Involves Informant
No
Charges
  • Material support
FISA Notification
No
Found Guilty: June 04, 2017
Sentenced: October 27, 2017
Imprisonment
20 years
Details
Mohamad Jamal Khweis
  • Age
    29
  • Gender
    Male
  • Race
    Unknown
Mohamad Jamal Khweis was detained by Kurdish peshmerga military forces in Iraq. Khweis admitted to traveling from the United States to Syria, where he went through the intake process of joining ISIS. In an interview with Kurdish television, Khweis said that joining ISIS was “a bad decision.”