Tag: African-American Muslim

Court hearing held for six tied to group seeking Islamic state in U.S.

NEW: Six appear in federal court Thursday, a day after they were arrested in raids Alleged group leader was fatally shot Wednesday after firing at law enforcement agents FBI says men were members of Ummah, led by former H. Rap Brown Law enforcement sources say Ummah seeks to set up Islamic state in U.S. Detroit, Michigan (CNN) — Six men appeared in federal court Thursday, a day after they were arrested in raids targeting an African-American Muslim group that the FBI said sought to establish an Islamic state in the United States.