In New Era of Terrorism, Voice From Yemen Echoes (NYT)

Anwar Al-Awlaki, courtesy of the NYT.

Anwar Al-Awlaki, courtesy of the NYT.

 

This New York Times article analyzes the influence of AQAP propagandist and American  Anwar al-Awlaki‘s on domestic lone wolf terrorism against Western targets. He inspired the attempted bombing of Detroit Flight 253, the stabbing of a British MEP, the Boston Marathon Bombing, and the Charlie Hebdo Attack. Key mechanisms of his influence include English Youtube sermons and the English Inspire AQAP magazine.

 

See the article at: http://www.nytimes.com/2015/01/11/world/middleeast/paris-attacks-anwar-al-awlaki.html

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