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WATCH: American Suicide Bomber Speaks About Joining Syrian Jihad

On May 27, an American who took the Arabic war name Abu Hurayra Al-Amirki died in a suicide attack against a Syrian government site in the province of Idib. Though the State Department refuses to publicly reveal his identity, a video of the 22-year-old Floridian has emerged, in which he discusses his experience fighting with the Al-Nusra Front, a Syrian branch of Al-Qaeda.

According to the National Counterterrorism Center, there are about 12,000 foreign fighters in Syria. In this video, Al-Amriki, whose American name is Moner Mohammad AbuSalha, sits with a rifle and introduces himself as the son of a Palestinian father and Italian-American mother before describing his reasons for fighting on behalf of Jabhat al-Nusra, and his hard life in the United States.

WATCH: ISIS Reveals Terrifying Videos of Mass Executions & Suicide Bombings

Terror group ISIS, or ISIL, has released new videos of its brutal campaigns in Iraq, including a mass execution and a suicide car bombing.

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2 comments

  1. Good riddance. What a complete jackass! The article doesn’t state whether he managed to murder with his act of udder stupidity. I hope not.

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