Gufran Ahmed Kauser Mohammed, a naturalized U.S. citizen living in Dammam, Saudi Arabia, has been arrested and extradited to Florida where he awaits trial along with a Kenyan for supporting terrorism.
Mohammed wired money to the al-Shabaab terrorist organization in Somalia, and he intended to recruit jihadists on behalf of Al Qaeda in Iraq to serve with the al-Nusra Front in Syria.
The international nature of Mohammed’s financial enterprise confirms, once again, the central role played by Saudis in exporting Salafist terrorism around the world. The wars in Somalia and Syria not “nationalist” uprisings to oust corrupt or despotic leaders: they are the results of transnational Islamic political ideology.
From VOA in August:
US Charges 2 Men With Trying to Support al-Qaida
U.S. federal prosecutors have charged two men with attempting to provide support for al-Qaida and two affiliated militant groups.
Gufran Ahmed Kauser Mohammed, 30, and Mohamed Hussein Said…
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