MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Five Minnesota men facing terror charges had scheduled appearances in federal court Monday afternoon.
Hamza Ahmed, Mohamed Farah, Adnan Farah, Abdurahman Daud and Guled Omar are accused of trying to fly overseas to fight with ISIS.READ MORE: Brooklyn Center Passes Sweeping Public Safety Resolution To Reform Policing
At Monday’s arraignment, the U.S. Attorney added an additional charge of conspiracy to commit murder overseas.READ MORE: Starting Tuesday, Allina Clinics In Minnesota Will Start Vaccinating 12- To 15-Year-Olds
All five of the men pleaded not guilty to the additional charge, which carries a life sentence.MORE NEWS: 50-Car Train Derails In Albert Lea, Police Ask Public To Avoid Area North Of Hawthorne Street
Three of the original nine defendants accused of trying to join ISIS have taken plea deals.