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The terrorism case against an Alabama man accused of planning to wage violent jihad in Africa may hinge on just how well he knew a man on the FBI's most-wanted terrorist list.
Anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela spent a 12th day in a South African hospital after being diagnosed with a lung infection and undergoing gallstone surgery.
The website's headlines trumpet al-Shabab's imminent demise and describe an American jihadist fretting over insurgent infighting. At first glance it appears to be a sleek, Horn of Africa news site. But the site — sabahionline.com — is run by the U.S. military.
"Everyone was really shocked. Even now it's difficult to believe a Muslim could have done this," he told The Vanguard.
Mr. Hammami later wrote in an online autobiography that he already had turned toward radicalism by that time and privately praised Allah for the attacks.