The Washington Times
Friday, September 13, 2013
|Al Qaeda terror network leader Ayman al-Zawahri|
The terror leader released an audio recording on Thursday, saying America’s hardly a “mythical power” and that Islamic holy warriors, or mujahedeen, can surely defeat the nation “on its own soil,” The Associated Press reported.
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He called on al Qaeda militants to set off a number of smaller attacks to “bleed” America’s finances, or go for another “big strike,” like the Sept. 11, 2001, hit. His message: Al Qaeda forces should seek out any action that creates a “state of tension” in America.
The audio was posted on a website that’s frequently used by al Qaeda as a message board, AP said.
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