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October 31, 2012 4:56 pm

Islamist Arrested in Norway After Offering to “Protect” Jewish Community with AK-47

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JTA – Norwegian police have increased security around Oslo’s main synagogue after an Islamist extremist threatened to “protect” the Jewish community with an “AK-47 assault rifle and a hunting permit.”

Police on Oct. 27 recommended indicting Ubaydullah Hussain, the 27-year-old leader of the radical Islamic organization Profetens Ummah. He was arrested last week after Norwegian media reported on a comment that appeared on his Facebook account:  “I will give them protection … as soon as I have received a hunting license and get hold of an AK47.”

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  • Lawrence Kulak

    This is Norway, so an incictment for something like this will probably mean a free return ticket to his homeland.