Kenya: Fearful Security Services Fear New Wave of Attack From 'White Widow'

Update:

Kenya: Muslim enters church, screams “Allahu akbar,” murders six people

Apr 4, 2014

Maybe if we tiptoe around the poor dears, not saying or doing anything that could conceivably arouse their ire, this kind of thing won’t happen. After all, we don’t want to talk too much about it, because as we all know, “talk about extreme, militant Islamists and the atrocities that they have perpetrated globally might [ Apr 4, 2014] Continue Reading »

White Widow Samantha Lewthwaite vows new wave of ‘attacks’ on westerners 

  • Abubakar Shariff Ahmed killed by unidentified gunmen in Mombasa
  • Ahmed was linked to fugitive Samantha Lewthwaite, aka the White Widow
  • Security sources in Kenya now fear retaliation over his death
  • Preacher helped more than 100 Britons join terror group al-Shabaab
  • Group counts Lewthwaite as a member and was behind shopping mall attack

WORLD’S MOST WANTED British al-Qaeda ‘White Widow’ vows new wave of ‘attacks’ on westerners to avenge murder of her terrorist teacher in Kenya (thanks to Daily Mail & BNI)
K3Hi1d4h-1The ‘White Widow’ Samantha Lewthwaite could be planning a retaliation attack after her ‘terrorist teacher’ was shot dead this week. Al-Qaeda leader Abubakar Shariff Ahmed was killed by unidentified gunmen as he and a friend were walking from a court in Mombasa, Kenya to a nearby mosque.

UK Daily Mail  Ahmed, also known as Makaburi – meaning graveyard, is said to be the person who recruited Samantha Lewthwaite, 29, to al-Shabaab, an African-centered phalanx of Al-Qaeda.

Human Muslim rights activists’ have claimed that the Kenyan government — rattled by the presence of Islamic extremists in Kenya and by the attack last year by al-Shabab on a Nairobi mall — was behind the killing, and were also responsible for the deaths of two other Muslim leaders.

Abubakar Shariff AhmedAl-Qaeda leader Abubakar Shariff Ahmed, who is suspected of recruiting White Widow Samantha Lewthwaite has been shot dead in Kenya. Ahmed had been linked to fugitive terror suspect Samantha Lewthwaite, dubbed the White Widow, as he helped more than 100 Britons to join Somali terrorist group al-Shabaab, which counts her as a member.

“Fearful security services”

Security services now fear that Lewthwaite is planning revenge over the death of the al-Shaabab head, and will attack Western-affiliated targets in Africa as she blames the Kenyan government for the death of Ahmed. ‘Intelligence suggests Makaburi introduced Samantha Lewthwaite to many influential figures within the al-Shabaab network – he guided her path to Jihad,’ a senior security source told the Mirror.

‘This will be seen as yet another act of war and could spectacularly backfire on the Kenyan government if they are found to be responsible for his death. ‘Lewthwaite and her associates will want revenge.’ (More)