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This will raise a few eyebrows.

America first came to know Ahmed Mohamed when he was detained by police in mid-September.

His crime? He took apart a clock and put it into a handled case. He then took it to school. At school, he showed it off to teachers as his invention, but because it looked like a bomb the police were called.

Following the incident, Ahmed was suspended from school for three days, but then his father withdrew him and his siblings from school.

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Ahmed gained the national spotlight with sympathizers and was even invited to the White House.

Then in October, he accepted a scholarship to Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF) and his familymoved to Qatar. He said of the move:

“Qatar was a cool place to visit. I loved the city of Doha because it’s so modern. I saw so many amazing schools there, many of them campuses of famous American universities. The teachers were great. I think I will learn a lot and have fun, too.”

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