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Were planning an attack on the White house, the American was sentenced to 15 years in prison

In the United States court sentenced a resident of the U.S. state of Georgia on charges of attempted attack on the White house with weapons and explosives to 15 years in prison, according to a press release on the website of the Ministry of justice of the United States.

"Chaser Jallal Taheb (Hasher Jallal Taheb), 23-year-old resident of cumming, Georgia, was sentenced to 15 years in prison for attempting to attack the White house," - said in a press release.

"Taheb were planning a terrorist attack on the White house as part of what was, as he declared, of his obligation to participate in Jihad" - are in the release words of the assistant attorney General for national security John Demers,

According to the U.S. Department of justice, the investigation against Theba lasted more than a year after receiving information from one of the locals. In March 2018, he announced to law enforcement agencies that Taheb had been radicalized and planned to go abroad.

Taheb was arrested by FBI agents in January 2019.