TERROR THREAT to Restaurants as Al Qaeda Calls for Attacks on Government Workers in D.C.
NY DAILY NEWS.com ^ | October 11, 2001, 8:34 pm | by James Gordon Meek
Posted on October 12, 2010 3:55:56 AM PDT by Cindy
SNIPPET: “WASHINGTON - The terror group tied to the Ft. Hood killings and the Christmas Day undies airbomber urge wannabe American jihadis to open fire on crowded restaurants in the nation’s capital to massacre U.S. government workers.
The advice appears in “Inspire,” the latest issue of a slick propaganda publication by Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula, Osama Bin Laden’s franchise in Yemen.
“A random hit at a crowded restaurant in Washington, D.C., at lunch hour might end up knocking out a few government employees,” Yahya Ibrahim writes in the 74-page jihadi how-to magazine.
“Targeting such employees is paramount and the location would also give the operation additional media attention,” Ibrahim added.
Other trash talk came from “Samir Khan,” an American who came to AQAP from North Carolina, who produces the publication and wrote that he is “proud to be a traitor in America’s eyes.”
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Correcting post no. 17:
The date on the article is October 11, 2010 NOT 2001.