First Singaporean charged with funding terrorism found guilty


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  • Tuesday, 14 Jan 2020

Imran Kassim (above) was charged with transferring S$450 through remittance company Western Union to Mohamad Alsaied Alhmidan in Turkey for his publication of ISIS propaganda.- Facebook

SINGAPORE (The Straits Times/ANN): The first Singaporean here to be charged with terror financing was on Tuesday (Jan 14) convicted of the crime.

On Monday, Imran Kassim, a 36-year-old former logistics professional, admitted to transferring funds to support the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS).

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