Skip to comments.AL-MASRI MANGLED IN BODY AND SOUL
Posted on 05/27/2004 11:40:26 PM PDT by kattracks
May 28, 2004 -- The land-mine explosion that cost radical Muslim imam Abu Hamza al-Masri the use of one eye and his two hands left his mind as twisted as his body. It turned the Egyptian-born al-Masri into a man who foments hate a cleric who is regularly derided in British tabloid headlines as "The Hook."
Al-Masri was named Mustaf Kamel Mustafa by his middle-class parents when he was born in Alexandria, Egypt, 47 years ago.
In his mid-20s, he headed for England to become a civil engineer.
He worked for a while as a bouncer at a London nightclub, married a British woman in 1981 automatically gaining British citizenship and, after five years, got a divorce.
In the 1980s, he went to Afghanistan to fight the Soviet occupation. It was there, while clearing land mines, that he lost an eye and two hands.
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It's just too bad that mine didn't finish the job and wipe this two-bit racist, Islamo-Fascist thug from the face of the Earth.
Cheap commie materials, I guess.
This never would have happened with a good old fashioned German landmine. Now that's craftmanship (*snicker*).