Muslim from Bangladesh conspired to smuggle other Bangladeshi Muslims into US from Mexico
BY ROBERT SPENCER
There have been many instances of jihad terrorists attempting to enter the U.S. from Mexico; you can see just a few of them here. These Bangladeshi nationals, however, were doubtless ready and eager to become good citizens, and anyone who even raises a question about that is a racist, bigoted “Islamophobe.” Right?
“Bangladeshi National Pleads Guilty to Conspiracy to Bring Aliens to the United States,” Justice Department, March 6, 2020:
A Bangladeshi national formally residing in Tapachula, Mexico, pleaded guilty for his role in a scheme to smuggle aliens from Mexico into the United States.
Mohamad Milon Hossain, 39, admitted that from March 2017 to June 2019, he conspired to bring, and brought, Bangladeshi nationals to the United States at the Texas border in exchange for payment. Hossain operated out of Tapachula, Mexico, where he maintained a hotel that housed aliens on their way to the United States. Hossain provided plane tickets and other assistance for the aliens to travel from Tapachula to Monterrey, Mexico where co-conspirator Moktar Hossain assisted their illegal crossing into the United States.
U.S. District Judge Diana Saldana accepted the guilty plea. Sentencing has not been scheduled.
“Hossain’s brazen scheme to smuggle Bangladeshi aliens into the United States put our national security at risk,” said Assistant Attorney General Brian A. Benczkowski of the Justice Department’s Criminal Division. “This guilty plea underscores the Department’s commitment to working with our law enforcement partners here and abroad to disrupt the flow of illegal aliens into the United States and bring human smugglers to justice…