Police arrested a US couple planning to join the Islamic State (ISIS) jihadist organization in Yemen, just before they boarded a cargo ship bound for the country from Newark, New Jersey, i24NEWS reports, citing a statement from the Justice Department.
Court documents said newlyweds James Bradley, 20, from the Bronx, New York, and Arwa Muthana, 29, of Hoover, Alabama, were ISIS sympathizers on their way to join the terrorist organization. Authorities caught them on the gangplank boarding the boat.
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