Akhror Saidakhmetov is one of three Brooklyn residents arrested on February 25, 2015 and charged with providing material support to the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS). He is a citizen of Khazakhstan. He was 19 years old at the time of his arrest. The FBI arrested him at Kennedy Airport in New York where he was attempting to board a plane bound for Istanbul. He was apparently planning to travel through Turkey to Syria to join ISIS. If not successful in joining ISIS he was allegedly planning terrorism in the United State. He supposedly expressed intent to machine gun police officers and FBI agents. He is facing a possible maximum prison sentence of 15 years.