honolulu - An American soldier was arrested by the FBI on Saturday because of possible ties with Islamic state. The 34-year-old Ikaika Erik Kang has to appear before the court on Monday (local time).
The Hawaii-based Kang would have sworn to IS. In addition, he tried to send military documents to the terrorist group and train training, says the FBI, who had the sub-officer for more than a year.
Kang was broadcast to Afghanistan, Iraq and the Korean Peninsula. Prior to that he received several awards, including a medal for his contribution to anti-retroviral surgery.