31 Jul '12, 7pm

Senior Haqqani Network leader urges Turks to wage jihad in Afghanistan

Senior Haqqani Network leader urges Turks to wage jihad in Afghanistan

Mullah Sangeen Zadran, from a propaganda video obtained by the SITE Intelligence Group. A senior Haqqani Network leader, who is on the US's list of Specially Designated Global Terrorists for supporting al Qaeda and has captured a US soldier in Afghanistan, has called on Turks and Kurds to fight in Afghanistan and elsewhere. Mullah Sangeen Zadran, who serves as the shadow governor for Paktika province and is a top aide to Sirajuddin Haqqani, addressed Muslims in Turkey in a videotape with Turkish subtitles, according to the SITE Intelligence Group. The videotape was "produced by Fursan Muhammad Information Group and released on the al Fida' forum on July 30," according to SITE. In the video, Sangeen told the Turks that it is their duty to wage jihad and chides them for sitting back and enjoying the comforts of the West. "You say that you are from the Muslims?," Sangeen aske...

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