Abdullah Azzam: The Unmentioned Founding Father of al-Qaeda and Hamas

I would guess that most people who know the name "Abdullah Azzam" today know it as the name of a terrorist network, the "Abdullah Azzam Brigades," a group that claimed responsibility for a recent attack in Lebanon and whose leader, Majid b. Muhammad al-Majid, just died of, uh, "natural" causes while in the custody of … Continue reading Abdullah Azzam: The Unmentioned Founding Father of al-Qaeda and Hamas