Pakistani Taliban praise slain American, British jihadists

The Long War Journal 13 February 2013
By Bill Roggio

The Movement of the Taliban in Pakistan recently released a video of so-called "martyrs" that includes two previously unknown jihadists from the United States and Britain. The two Western jihadists were mentioned with some of al Qaeda, the Taliban and other allied groups' top commanders as well as numerous fighters who have been killed while waging jihad.

The video, which was released on jihadist forums on Feb. 6, was produced by Umar Studio, the media arm of the Movement of the Taliban in Pakistan. The Taliban video was obtained and translated by the SITE Intelligence Group. (continue reading...)