The US army Sergeant who served in Iraq, Afghanistan and Yuznym Korea , and is now at Hawaii, was arrested on charges of providing material support to extremists of the terrorist group «Islamic state».
The investigation in this case are already more than a year the military leadership and the FBI, wrote on Tuesday, July 11, the website of the TV channel NDC News, citing an official statement of the Federal Bureau of investigation United States.
The icaic Eric Kan, 34 years old, operator of the air control the control of the 25th infantry division in the Pacific command of the U.S. army, was taken into custody on Saturday.
A criminal complaint filed in the District court of Honolulu, the defendant is behind bars. He is also accused of trying to give the terrorists of ISIS secret military documents.
Lawyer Birnie Berval representing the interests of the detainee, States that Kahn «has psychological issues associated with military service, about which the authorities knew, but did not take measures».