Singaporean sentenced to 33 months in jail for financing IS terrorist


SINGAPORE: A Singaporean man, who financed an Islamic State terrorist in Turkey, was on Tuesday sentenced to 33 months in jail.

Imran Kassim, 36, was convicted of one count of funding Islamic State (IS) propaganda by sending SGD450 (USD 333) to a man named Mohamad Alsaied Alhmidan in Turkey on October 31, 2014, a report in Channel News Asia said.

District Judge Seah Chi-Ling found Kassim guilty based...