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Feds: ISIS-leader wannabe plotted terror acts from grandparents' Detroit home

Posted on AllSides May 29th, 2024
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From his grandparents' home in Detroit, the feds say, Jibreel Pratt was meticulously building a dream to join a terrorist group in the Middle East. He wanted to fight for ISIS, officials say, and bought airline tickets, special boots, a gas mask and other gear to prepare for his mission; videotaped himself pledging his allegiance to ISIS; and wrote goodbye letters to his family, telling his father: "Things just weren't working out for me." "In Pratt’s own words, he planned on 'leaving everything behind' because 'these people are savages. Like...

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https://freep.com/story/news/local/michigan/detroit/2024/05/29/feds-detroit-man-hatched-terror-plot-out-of-grandparents-house/73885252007

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