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Topic - Nicholas J. Alden
An Islamic extremist who killed two U.S. airmen bound for Afghanistan at Frankfurt airport last year and injured two others was convicted of murder and sentenced to life in prison on Friday.
A 21-year-old Kosovo Albanian confessed Wednesday to killing two U.S. airmen at the Frankfurt airport, saying in emotional testimony at the opening of his trial that he had been influenced by radical Islamic propaganda online.
"I think justice has been served — I think he got what he deserved and I think the court did a great job," said Alden, of Indianapolis. "I wish there was more they could do but he got the maximum."