Feds: San Diego woman sent $800 to Somali terrorists

By Greg Moran
Originally published November 26, 2010 at 12:55 p.m., updated November 26, 2010 at 1:24 p.m.

SAN DIEGO — A Somali woman indicted in San Diego for aiding the terrorist group al-Shabaab arranged to send $800 to two fighters in the organization and was also recorded on telephone wiretaps agreeing to help recruit another person from San Diego to fight, according to federal court records.

Download: Yusuf search warrant affidavitIn a search warrant affidavit unsealed this week, an FBI investigator said that the woman, Nima Ali Yusuf, was captured on several wiretap phone conversations arranging to send the money via a “hawala,