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Yemen Holds NJ Man After Al-Qaeda Sweep, Shootout

Via AP:
BUENA, N.J. — He was raised in New Jersey, where he was on the high school wrestling team and earned a black belt in karate. Nearly a decade later, Sharif Mobley is under arrest in Yemen, suspected of being an al-Qaida member and accused of killing a guard in an attempt to break out of a hospital. While some acquaintances were startled by the news out of the Middle East on Thursday, a former classmate said that Mobley had strong religious views in high school, often trying to convert friends to Islam, and became increasingly radical, especially after they graduated in 2002.

Yeah. . .it might be a warning sign when someone tries to set up the "Jihad Club" in high school. - Greg Pollowitz


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