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DAY AHEAD: VA teen sentenced for helping ISIS

Courtroom sketch of Ali Shukri Amin Courtroom sketch of Ali Shukri Amin
ALEXANDRIA, VA (WWBT) -

A Virginia teen who admitted that he helped support ISIS will be sentenced Friday in federal court.

Ali Shukri Amin pleaded guilty in June to helping an 18-year-old friend travel to Syria to join the terror group and passing messages between ISIS contacts.

The teen did most of the work via Facebook and Twitter.

He could be sentenced to 15 years in prison.

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