Thursday, 9 August 2018
US children 'trained to attack schools'
This BBC report https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-45120580 comes under the category of read to the end...
Here's the beginning:
'A man arrested after 11 malnourished children were found in a remote desert compound was training them to commit school shootings, US media report.
According to prosecutors' documents, Siraj Ibn Wahhaj was teaching some of the children, who are aged one to 15, how to use weapons.'
But here's the end:
'According to New York media, Mr Wahhaj's father, Imam Siriaj Wahhaj, is a prominent Muslim leader in Brooklyn, who has been called "one of the most admired Muslim leaders" in the US.
He reportedly testified as a character witness at the trial for Omar Abdel-Rahman, who was later convicted of the 1993 bombing of the World Trade Center.
In 1991, he became the first Muslim to lead an opening prayer before the US House of Representatives.'
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