Anwar Al Awlaki

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FBI: Islamic State and Al-Qaeda Cleric Inspired Ohio State Attacker

The Somali college student who used a vehicle and a butcher knife to attack people at Ohio State University (OSU) this week was inspired by the Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL) and deceased Yemeni-American al-Qaeda cleric Anwar al-Awlaki, according to the FBI.

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Media Mimic ‘Spinal Tap’ Idiocy After Every Jihad Attack

You can make easy money betting the establishment media will react to the next jihad attack by insisting that the assailant’s motives were inscrutable, his radicalization was sudden, nobody ever knew the guy, and the real story is the anti-Muslim backlash that never actually arrives.

Abdul Razak Artan, a third-year student in logistics management, sits on the Oval in an August 2016 photo provided by The Lantern, student newspaper of Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio, U.S. on November 28, 2016. Courtesy of Kevin Stankiewicz for The Lantern/Handout via REUTERS

Report: Ohio State Attacker Praised al-Qaeda Leader After Years Spent in Pakistan

Somali college student Abdul Razak Ali Artan resided in Pakistan — known as a breeding ground for Islamic terrorist groups — for seven years before he was admitted into the U.S. and used a vehicle and a butcher knife to attack people at the Ohio State University (OSU) campus on Monday morning, wounding 11 people.

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Materials in Syed Farook’s Apartment Reveal He Studied How to Blow Up a Crowd

Aspiring Islamic terrorist Enrique Marquez has been charged, as Americans receive more details of the San Bernardino terror attacker, Syed Rizwan Farook, who was Marquez’s friend. Since Farook was killed in a shootout following the December 2 attack, Marquez has been telling authorities of the terrorist group magazine Inspire and other materials the two studied and used to plan major explosive attacks in the United States.

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Amid San Bernardino Attack, Democratic Congressmen to Visit Al-Awlaki’s Mosque

WASHINGTON— In the wake of a radical Islamic terror attack in San Bernardino, California, that saw 14 people dead and a dozen others wounded, three Democratic Congressman will show “solidarity” with the American Muslim community by visiting a mosque once led by Anwar al-Awlaki, the deceased chief recruiter for Al Qaeda.

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Report: 1/4 of Terror Suspects Influenced by Al-Qaeda’s Al-Awlaki, Not ISIS

Nearly 25 percent of the terror suspects prosecuted in the U.S. since 2007 were influenced by Anwar al-Awlaki, the New Mexico-born cleric linked to al-Qaeda’s Yemen-based affiliate, according to an analysis by the Fordham Law School’s Center on National Security conducted at the request of NBC News.

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Family Claims Abdulazeez Not Radical, Religious, or a Terrorist

The family of Chattanooga gunman Mohammad Youssef Abdulazeez and their legal representation are pushing hard on the idea that he was not radical, a terrorist, or even particularly religious. The narrative they are pushing is that his deadly rampage was born of drug abuse and depression.

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Report: Chattanooga Killer Viewed al-Awlaki Videos Before Murders

Mohammad Youssuf Abdulazeez, the 24-year-old who carried out an attack in Chattanooga last week that killed five U.S. servicemen and wounded several others, researched the late radical American cleric Anwar al-Awlaki before carrying out his mass murder, authorities say.

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Texas Terror Shooter’s Parents Say He Was ‘Pushed’ Into Jihad

Nadir Soofi was, by all accounts, the junior partner in the Texas Terror jihad attack. His roommate Elton Simpson was a “known wolf” who was very much on law enforcement’s radar screen, which is giving rise to some awkward questions about why counter-terrorist agencies could manage little more than a last-minute heads-up to the Garland police.

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Officials: Paris Attacker Met With Al Qaeda Chief Awlaki In Yemen

One of the two French jihadist brothers responsible for the Charlie Hebdo killings had in the past personally met with deceased chief Al Qaeda recruiter Anwar al Awlaki, according to a senior member of Yemen’s intelligence services who told Reuters