A British-born is militant has pleaded guilty to aid criminal charges in the U.S. Alexander Coty is one of two is members who the U.S military held in iraq and then flew to the United States to face trial.
Coty is accused of belonging to an ISIS cell dot the beatles which was involved in kidnappings in Iraq, in Syria. The cell was also allegedly responsible for the beheadings of a number of Western and Japanese hostages. The terrorism charges include hostage taking resulting in death and conspiracy to murder.
U.S citizens the charges carried potential death sentences. But U.S authorities have advised British officers that American prosecutors will not see the death penalty against coty.