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sachin Kumar

Blogger | Posted 27 Nov, 2018 |

Why Pakistani-American woman used bitcoin to finance IS ?

SAIKAT HALDER

tech blogger | Posted 08 Dec, 2018

A Pakistani American woman has admitted that she has finished his slamming state by using bitcoin for IS State terror outfits through Pakistan, China, and Turkey. Zoobia Shahnaz, 27, Admitted that had committed a loan fraud and credit card fraud in order to raise money for the money that she had converted in bitcoin to fund this Islamic State of Iraq, which is an infamous terrorist organization, as designated by the government of US. The woman faces up to 20 years imprisonment. She can also make an agreement among the prosecutors which is known as the plea deal. Such can be done to admit guilt in lieu of leniency in order to prevent tougher sentences and in the trial. Zoobia Shehnaz was arrested on July 2017 by JTTF.
She was arrested when she was ready to fly from New York airport to Pakistan, from where she would be traveling to Syria to Turkey. According to the Assistant Director in charge of Federal Bureau of Investigation, she turned back on her fellow countries citizens after enriching and empowering them in the famous terrorist organization whose primary aim was to give a blow to America. Officials also added that she would also look up for various social media and Jihad related websites of IS facilitators and recruiters.