Latest Rafiq Sabir Stories

2006-02-17 16:17:54

By Christine Kearney NEW YORK (Reuters) - A New York jazz musician, a Florida doctor and a Maryland medic pleaded not guilty on Friday to a new indictment in an expanding probe of support for terrorism that stems from an FBI sting operation. Lawyers for the three men complained about their prison conditions during the hearing in Manhattan federal court. The three Muslim men, Tarik Shah, 43, Rafiq Sabir, 51, and Mahmud Faruq Brent, 31, prayed with relatives and supporters before...

2005-06-28 22:45:41

By Christine Kearney NEW YORK (Reuters) - A New York martial arts expert and aFlorida doctor, accused of conspiring to aid al Qaeda members,pleaded not guilty at their arraignment on Tuesday. Tarik Ibn Osman Shah a martial arts expert and jazzmusician from New York's Bronx borough and Rafiq Sabir, a BocaRaton, Florida, doctor, were indicted at Manhattan federalcourt on Monday, charged with conspiring to provide materialsupport to al Qaeda between December 2001 and May 2005. Both men were...

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