JW/DW Update 29th Nov 08
Jihad Watch / Dhimmi Watch Digest
Saturday, November 29, 2008
Al-Qaeda top dog to U.S.: Avoid financial meltdown by converting to Islam
Man with a solution Al-Zawahiri invites us to accept Islam, which Muhammad the prophet of Islam stipulates as the first step when meeting the unbelievers, before going to war with them (cf. Sahih Muslim 4294). But of course, he...
Full article: <http://www.jihadwatch.org/archives/023700.php>
Mumbai police: Last Taj hotel jihadists killed
Not all news organizations are ready to declare the siege over at this point. "Taj operation over with all militants dead, police say," from France 24, November 29: Indian commandos on Saturday killed the last Islamic militants holed up inside...
Full article: <http://www.jihadwatch.org/archives/023707.php>
Captured jihadist: Lashkar-e-Taiba trained us in marine warfare
Ajmal's claim that all of the jihadists were Pakistani citizens does not fit other accounts (except in possible cases of dual citizenship), but he also describes a smaller number of jihadists. Time will tell if the rest of his story...
Full article: <http://www.jihadwatch.org/archives/023706.php>
Indian government sources: Seven Mumbai jihadists from the U.K.
An update on this story. "Seven Mumbai gunmen are from 'Leeds and Hartlepool'," from the Mirror, November 28: Seven of the terrorists who brought carnage to Mumbai are British, Indian government sources claimed yesterday. They said two British-born Pakistanis are...
Full article: <http://www.jihadwatch.org/archives/023705.php>
"Oh Allah, destroy the Hindus and do it in the worst of ways"
Piety. "The battle that is underway in Mumbai is a battle for Allah between its servants and the infidels." Will the UN charge the person who wrote that with "defaming Islam"? "India: Al-Qaeda websites rejoice over Mumbai attacks," from AKI,...
Full article: <http://www.jihadwatch.org/archives/023704.php>
Rabbi and wife among dead hostages at Jewish Center in Mumbai
How many more such outrages, how many more wanton murders of innocent people, will the non-Muslim world endure before it wakes up? How many more iterations of "It's Just a Tiny Minority of Extremists" and "What About the Crusades?" and...
Full article: <http://www.jihadwatch.org/archives/023698.php>
Five hostages found dead at Mumbai Jewish center; standoff continues at Taj Hotel
More on this story. "Five hostages killed in Jewish center, chaos at hotel," from CNN, November 28: MUMBAI, India (CNN) -- The bodies of five hostages have been found at a Jewish center in Mumbai, according to reports, but fighting...
Full article: <http://www.jihadwatch.org/archives/023697.php>
Mumbai jihadists freed Turkish hostages because they were Muslims
Who are the attackers in Mumbai? According to AFP, they're "militants" and "extremists." According to the Press Trust of India, they're "terrorists." According to the Indian Foreign Minister, they're backed by "elements in Pakistan." AP speaks of "suspected Muslim militants,"...
Full article: <http://www.jihadwatch.org/archives/023695.php>
Fitzgerald: The Mumbai jihadist link to Al-Qaeda, and why it misses the point
Â"Magnus Ranstorp, a terrorism specialist with the Swedish National Defense College, said there are Â'very strong suspicionsÂ' that the coordinated Mumbai attacks have a link to al-Qaida....Â" -- from this news article Yes, yes. We have all heard the solemn...
Full article: <http://www.jihadwatch.org/archives/023691.php>