News Ticker >
[ February 16, 2019 ]

New York Muslim on way to Pakistan to join jihad terror group arrested at US...

[ February 16, 2019 ]

Muslim Cleric: Non-Muslims Must Convert to Islam, Pay Jizya, or Be Fought and Killed

[ February 16, 2019 ]

South Carolina: Muslim plants homemade explosives all over Anderson County

[ February 16, 2019 ]

Pakistani Muslim cleric says: “Because of the blasphemy laws, thousands of people have been saved”

[ February 16, 2019 ]

Muslim who stabbed man while shouting “I’m going to kill you, Allah Allah” pleads not...

[ February 16, 2019 ]

Kingsborough Community College professor targeted for being a conservative Jew

[ February 16, 2019 ]

Algeria: Muslims murder university student, write “He is Gay” on the wall in blood

[ February 16, 2019 ]

Instagram submits to sharia, deletes gay Muslim comic strip after Indonesia outrage

[ February 16, 2019 ]

LGBTI groups call for boycott of Eurovision Song Contest in Tel Aviv

[ February 16, 2019 ]

Amazon blasts Ocasio-Cortez, says ‘we don’t want to work in this environment in the long...

Muslim US soldier arrested for ISIS ties declared allegiance to the Islamic State SIX YEARS ago but was allowed to continue to serve

7

This is more of the poison fruit of the Obama administration’s refusal to acknowledge that Islamic terrorism was Islamic. The U.S. government was desperate to have Muslims to prove that this was not a war on Islam. Those Muslim soldiers were golden boys who could get away with anything. Whoever is responsible for this treatment of Ikaika Kang should be court-martialed and disgraced, but won’t be.

“Soldier arrested for ties to ISIS declared sympathy for the extremist group SIX YEARS ago but was allowed to continue to serve,” by Jessica Finn and Jay Akbar, Mailonline, July 12, 2017:

A US soldier who was arrested for ties to ISIS pledged allegiance to the terror group as early as 2011, authorities have said.

Ikaika Erik Kang, who reportedly won the Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, is accused of giving US military documents and training to the terrorist group.

Kang, 34, continued to serve in the Army for years after expressing support for ISIS as the military and the FBI investigated to determine whether he posed a threat, authorities said.

Kang’s father Clifford has since said his son, who was was deployed to Iraq in 2011 and Afghanistan in 2013, may have been suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder.

Clifford Kang told Honolulu TV station KHON and the Star-Advertiser newspaper he became concerned after his son’s return from Afghanistan – and that he had become ‘withdrawn’.

He also said his son started studying the Islamic faith a couple of years ago during one of his deployments.

Sergeant First Class Kang was taken into custody over the weekend after declaring his loyalty to the terrorist group and admission that he wanted to ‘kill a bunch of people’, according to authorities.

Kang is on record making pro-Islamic State comments and threatening to hurt or kill other service members back in 2011, according to an FBI affidavit filed Monday in federal court.

The Army revoked his security clearance in 2012 but gave it back to him the following year.

Last year, the Army called the FBI when it ‘appeared that Kang was becoming radicalized’, the affidavit said.

Retired Army judge and prosecutor Colonel Gregory Gross said he was perplexed that the Army allowed Kang to remain a soldier even after his favorable comments toward the Islamic State group.

But Gross said the Army may have decided Kang was just mouthing off and was not a threat.

The senior Kang however was shocked to hear about his son’s connection to ISIS.

‘Nobody told me anything. This is the first time I heard about’ it, said Clifford Kang when reached by telephone by the Honolulu Star-Advertiser Monday. ‘I’m kind of stunned to tell you the truth.’

‘I never heard of him being with ISIS,’ Kang said…

Kang told an undercover federal agent Saturday that he wanted to kill ‘a bunch of people’….

The Truth Must be Told

Your contribution supports independent journalism

Please take a moment to consider this. Now, more than ever, people are reading Geller Report for news they won't get anywhere else. But advertising revenues have all but disappeared. Google Adsense is the online advertising monopoly and they have banned us. Social media giants like Facebook and Twitter have blocked and shadow-banned our accounts. But we won't put up a paywall. Because never has the free world needed independent journalism more.

Everyone who reads our reporting knows the Geller Report covers the news the media won't. We cannot do our ground-breaking report without your support. We must continue to report on the global jihad and the left's war on freedom. Our readers’ contributions make that possible.

Geller Report's independent, investigative journalism takes a lot of time, money and hard work to produce. But we do it because we believe our work is critical in the fight for freedom and because it is your fight, too.

Please contribute to our ground-breaking work here.


Make a monthly commitment to support The Geller Report – choose the option that suits you best.

Contribute Monthly - Choose One

Have a tip we should know? Your anonymity is NEVER compromised. Email tips@thegellerreport.com

Pin It on Pinterest