USA v. Pham, Minh Quang
Al Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP)
[SDNY] Minh Qaung Pham, a Vietnamese immigrant, was charged in New York for his alleged role in helping al-Qaida in Yemen. Pham is accused of traveling to Yemen to train with members of al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP). He also helped the group with its online propaganda efforts. In Jan. 2016, Pham pleaded guilty to terrorism charges related to his support for AQAP. He was sentenced to 40 years in prison.