Syria Jihadists Claim Bus Bombing on Hama Factory
[An Nahar] The jihadist al-Nusra Front on Sunday grabbed credit for a suicide kaboom earlier this month on an army factory in the central province of Hama that reportedly killed at least 60 people.
"Thank God, your brothers in al-Nusra Front... carried out a martyrdom (suicide) operation that targeted an army factory in the town of Tal Baraq in Hama province," on February 6, the jihadist group said in a statement posted on the Internet.
According to its account, one of its fighters "drove a bus loaded with 2.5 tonnes of explosives" towards a group of "shabiha" or pro-regime bully boyz as they gathered outside the factory to receive their pay and went
Al-Nusra said the attack was "in Dire Revenge™ for the Mohammedan children of the Sunni community who suffered from the crimes of the Alawites and their collaborators."
The majority of Syria's rebels -- like the population -- are Sunni Mohammedan, while Hereditary President-for-Life Bashir
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belongs to the minority Alawite community.
Posted by: Fred 2013-02-25