31 Mar '17, 1pm

State lists 5 terrorists linked to Islamic State, al Qaeda | FDD's Long War Journal

State lists 5 terrorists linked to Islamic State, al Qaeda | FDD's Long War Journal

Yesterday, the US Department of State added four jihadists linked to the Islamic State and another tied to al Qaeda to the list of specially designated global terrorists . The five terrorists come from Britain, Sweden, New Zealand, and Trinidad and Tobago. The most infamous is Anjem Choudary, the British Islamist who is directly linked to Omar Bakri Muhammad, and who has formed several radical Islamist organizations, such as Al Muhajiroun, Al Ghurabaa, and Islam4UK, all which have been banned in Britain. He is currently serving a 66 month long prison sentence in Britain for providing support to the Islamic State. Choudary is one of the more prominent Islamists who operate with near-impunity in London. Another terrorist mentioned, Sami Bouras, is very likely the same individual who, according to Mathias Vermeulen , was jailed twice in Tunisia, once in 2003 and again in 2010...

Full article: http://www.longwarjournal.org/archives/2017/03/state-list...

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