If they think that they can pull it off, they’ll do it.
The Westgate shopping mall in Kenya was the scene of a vicious Islamic terrorist attack by members of the Somali Al-Shabaab jihadi group. It looks like that they want to branch out of Africa and carry their jihad abroad to Europe and who knows, the US as well.
NOTE: US Christian pastor, Terry Jones, who is on the al-Qaida terror hit list, needs to be extremely careful in light of these threats. The mall he works at would be a prime target. One thing working for him however, is that he’s armed, heavily.
Somali terror group Al-Shabaab calls for ‘Westgate-style’ shopping centre attack on London’s Oxford Street and Westfield malls in Stratford and White City in chilling new video fronted by ‘English’ Jihadi
- Al-Shabaab has released video calling for attacks on Oxford Street
- Masked fighter also threatens action against Canada and the US
- The terrorist refers to the 2013 siege on the Westgate Mall in Kenya
- He claims they could bring armed terror to western shopping centres
- The terrorist on the 76-minute video has a very strong English accent
Al-Shabaab has released a graphic video calling for ‘Westgate-style’ attacks on shopping districts such as Oxford Street in London as well as major shopping centres in the United States and Canada.
The threat is being taken seriously by security officials across the Atlantic after the group called on Jihadis living in the west to target major shopping centres in their home cities.
During the 76-minute video, which was published on YouTube by Al-Shabaab’s media wing, the terrorist, who has a strong English accent, recites a list of potential targets which included London’s Oxford Street as well as the Westfield malls in Stratford and White City.
The terrorist , who has a strong English accent, gave GPS co-ordinates for two London shopping centres