[lbo-talk] "Holy Jihad Brigades" (was Re: Love)

Joel Schalit managingeditor at tikkun.org
Thu Aug 24 07:16:46 PDT 2006

Sure - to be a little more precise, I was referring to the Saudi funded guerrilla part of your original note. Not the Palestinian part.

On Aug 23, 2006, at 10:46 PM, Yoshie Furuhashi wrote:

> On 8/24/06, Joel Schalit <managingeditor at tikkun.org> wrote:
>> Hey Yoshie,
>> I see your point, but weren't Al-Qaeda's attacks on 9/11 already
>> proof of the point you made?
> In part, yes, but none of the September 11th terrorists was a
> Palestinian, whereas the "Holy Jihad Brigades" are said to be a
> Palestinian group, though that has yet to be confirmed.
>> My other question is what the denominational affiliation of the Holy
>> Jihad brigades are.
> This is the first time I hear of the "Holy Jihad Brigades," so, of
> course, I don't know, but last year, I heard of the formation of the
> "Al-Qaida-Palestine Frontier Jihad Brigades," whose communique and
> oath are available online:
> <http://www.globalterroralert.com/pdf/0805/
> qaidapalestine0805-2.pdf> and
> <http://www.globalterroralert.com/pdf/0805/qaidapalestine0805-3.pdf>.
> I can't say anything about the authenticity of the documents or
> accuracy of translation, but they sound similar in tone and rhetoric
> to the "Holy Jihad Brigades'" statement:
> "Kidnappers' Statement,"
> <http://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,209985,00.html>.
> --
> Yoshie
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