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Bulgaria cuts jail term for Australian would-be jihadist
Sofia, March 14, 2018 (AFP) - A Bulgarian appeals court has slashed to two-and-a-half years the jail term of an Australian who tried to join the Islamic State group -- the first terror-related conviction in the country.
John "Ivan" Zahariev, who holds dual Australian and Bulgarian nationality, was sentenced last June to four years for having taken shooting lessons in 2016 "with the aim of participating in terrorist activities".
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