"Islamic rule 'from Alaska and Chile to South Africa"
Posted: January 11, 2009
8:24 pm Eastern
By Bob Unruh
© 2009 WorldNetDaily
Radical Muslims in
The Middle East Media Research Institute, or MEMRI, cites excerpts from television reports on the Somali terror organization Shabab al-Mujahideen that aired on Al-Jazeera and Al-Arabiya in recent weeks.
MEMRI monitors, translates and interprets media reports from the
The report said Islamic leaders spoke of their world plans in a pre-Christmas broadcast on the
"We are defending ourselves against those who attacked us," Abu Mansour said in the report. "Once we succeed, we will fight to end oppression in other places in the world."
Added Ibrahim Al-Maqdasi, "We want to inform Bush and our rivals about our real intentions. We will establish Islamic rule from
Said Mansour, "We welcome any Muslim from anywhere in the world who wants to join us. We will allow him to marry our daughters and share our crops. Many have died fighting for our cause, and others are here with us."
A separate Al-Jazeera report had a reporter describing the work of the Shabab Al-Mujahideen in
"We are a people chosen by Allah to spread the Islamic Shariah throughout
It cited three drug dealers who were sentenced to 40 lashes.
A report on Al-Arabiya TV shortly said Somali Islamists resemble al-Qaida "in everything, except for swearing allegiance to al-Qaida's leader, Osama bin Laden."
An unidentified man said, "I'll tell you one thing. I'll put a bullet in the head of the infidels, and I'm ready to do it. Allah willing, the 'saved sect' will lie in wait for each and every dog the infidels bring. … We will put bullets in their heads."
On Al-Jazeera, Muqtar Robow, identified as a spokesman for Shabab al-Mujahideen, said his group intends "to implement Shariah completely – every single element of it."
"Our objectives, by the grace of God, are to see the return of the Islamic Caliphate, the last of which was the
However, the report said Robow considers the new leaders as "war criminals."
"We urge them to just repent and seek forgiveness from the Lord, and then return to the people, take up their guns, and fight the enemy they brought into the country, because the enemy forces will not listen if we ask them to leave today," he said.