Brit admits terror charges in US

A man from London who was extradited to the US has pleaded guilty to two offences relating to supporting terrorism. But Babar Ahmad denied two other charges included conspiracy to injure the property of a foreign government and money laundering.

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Extradited UK terror suspect faces 25 years in prison

British terror suspect Babar Ahmad pleaded guilty to two counts of providing support to terrorists, in US District Court in New Haven, Connecticut.

He did not plead guilty to two additional charges that also included conspiracy to injure the property of a foreign government and money laundering.

US prosecutors said that Ahmad and another man, Syed Talha Ahsan, ran a website that raised funds for Muslim militants in Afghanistan and Chechnya.

The two were extradited to the US from Britain last year.

Ahmad faces the possibility of up to 25 years in prison and two to five years' probation.

Extradited UK terror suspect admits two charges in US

British terror suspect Babar Ahmad has pleaded guilty in the US to two offences relating to supporting terrorism.

Babar Ahmad has admitted two offences relating to supporting terrorism through his former network and website. Credit: Facebook

The computer expert from Tooting, south London, admitted operating a website that promoted jihad and supported al Qaeda. But he denied two other charges.

He was extradited from the UK last year.

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