update Al-Shabaab to Kill Obama’s Grandmother in Revenge for OBL’s killing?
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — An American fighting for an al-Qaida linked militant group in wartorn Somalia is threatening to avenge the death of Osama bin Laden.Omar Hammami, known as Abu Mansur al-Amriki, or "the American," said Wednesday that bin Laden's death does not mean the end of attacks against U.S. interests.Hammami is among hundreds of foreign fighters in the ranks of the al-Shabab, Somalia's most dangerous militant group, that is trying to topple the country's weak U.N.-backed government.
Al-Shabab carried out its first international attack last July in Uganda,killing 76 people watching the World Cup final in two bomb explosions.Hammami grew up in the middle-class town of Daphne, Alabama, before joining the militants in 2007.
The Shabaab al-Mujahideen Movement in Somalia has reportedly organized a rally south of Mogadishu under the slogan "All of Us Are Usama." pics and audio
UNFORTUNATELY U.S.-based al-shabaab Islamist website is spreading his propaganda
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Shabab mourning the death of usama