On Thursday, a judge denied bail for the four men arrested in Minnesota. The other two were arrested in San Diego. Several Somali-Americans lined the Capitol's steps they showed their support with chants, signs and shirts.
"This young men were us citizens they were born and raised here, so they deserve to have a fair trial," Mahamud Noor said, who spoke on behalf of the suspects' families. He asked for patience as the trial of the six men runs its course.
"Is it the position of the parents here that their children are innocent," Noor said.
Of the 6 charged, 4 of them were actually accused of trying to fly to Syria through Turkey back in November, but were allegedly stopped, meaning they knew they were under the microscope, but were still allegedly trying to do it again. Federal prosecutors said the Minnesota recruits for ISIS are very persistent.
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