Nima Ali Yusuf

Charged: November 11, 2010
Affiliation
Shabab
State
California
District
Southern District of California
Sting
No
Involves Informant
No
Charges
  • Material support
  • Making false statements
FISA Notification
Yes
Pleaded Guilty: November 30, 2011
Sentenced: December 10, 2012
Imprisonment
8 years
Supervised Release
3 years
Released: November 09, 2017
Details
Nima Ali Yusuf
  • Age
    33
  • Gender
    Female
  • Race
    Black
Nima Ali Yusuf, a California woman, is accused of sending $800 to Shabab fighters who hailed from Minneapolis. FBI agents intercepted a phone conversation and overheard her acknowledging that sending money would get her in trouble. She lied to authorities about her involvement.