June 21, 2014

Britain's Jihadist Threat Is Growing

Philip Johnston, Daily Telegraph

The Associated Press

The accents are unmistakeably British. Three young Muslim men, seated cross-legged with automatic rifles in their laps, speak to a camera from somewhere inside Syria appealing to other would-be jihadists to follow them. One, calling himself Abu Dujanna and looking no older than 20, says: “Look around you as you sit in comfort and ask yourself: “Is this how you want to die?” Ask yourself “What keeps you behind?” Another with the nom de guerre Abu Bara says: “All my brothers living in the West: come to jihad and feel the honour we are feeling, feel the happiness we are feeling.”

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TAGGED: Jihadists, ISIS, UK, Syria


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