Inside the Jihad: My Life with Al Qaeda

By Omar Nasiri

Between 1994 and 2000, Omar Nasiri labored as a undercover agent for Europe’s best international intelligence services-including France’s DGSE (Direction Générale de los angeles Sécurité Extérieure), and Britain’s MI5 and MI6. From the netherworld of Islamist cells in Belgium, to the learning camps of Afghanistan, to the novel mosques of London, he risked his existence to defeat the rising international community that the West might come to understand as Al Qaeda. Now, for the 1st time, Nasiri stocks the tale of his life-a lifestyles balanced precariously among the area of Islamic jihadists and the spies who pursue them. As an Arab and a Muslim, he was once capable of infiltrate the rigidly managed Afghan education camps, the place he encountered males who might later be often called the most-wanted terrorists on the earth: Ibn al-Sheikh al-Libi, Abu Zubayda, and Abu Khabab al-Masri. despatched again to Europe with directions to shape a sleeper mobilephone, Nasiri grew to become a conduit for messages going backward and forward among Al Qaeda’s most sensible recruiter in Pakistan and London’s radical cleric Abu Qatada.

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Because the battle on terror grinds on, Nasiri bargains a few sombre conclusions. He recollects telling his French handler Gilles approximately how the West has already misplaced the struggle and the way there'll ‘always be violence so long as Western powers proceed to control the Muslim international. ’ With the center East imploding and estimates that as many as 150,000 Iraqis were killed when you consider that 2003, this message is person who could be heard. ” —The Courier Mail (Australia) contained in the JIHAD contained in the JIHAD My existence with Al Qaeda A Spy’s tale OMAR NASIRI Copyright � 2006 via Omar Nasiri released by way of easy Books, A Member of the Perseus Books team All rights reserved. published within the u . s . a .. No a part of this ebook might be reproduced in any demeanour whatever with no written permission other than in relation to short quotations embodied in serious articles and reports. for info, tackle easy Books, 387 Park street South, ny, manhattan 10016–8810. Books released through uncomplicated Books can be found at precise discount rates for bulk purchases within the usa through enterprises, associations, and different organisations. for additional info, please touch the precise Markets division on the Perseus Books workforce, 2300 Chestnut highway, Suite 2 hundred, Philadelphia, PA 19103, or name (800) 255-1514, or email certain. markets@perseusbooks. com. inside layout through Cynthia younger during this booklet, the names of a number of characters were replaced in addition to settling on information. a really small variety of non-essential proof have additionally been altered. we've got limited those adjustments to just these circumstances within which their revelation may jeopardize the security of the writer, participants of his relatives, mystery carrier officials, in addition to the secrecy of ongoing intelligence operations. A CIP catalog list for this e-book is on the market from the Library of Congress. Hardcover: ISBN-10: 0-465-02388-6; ISBN-13: 978-0-465-02388-2 Paperback: ISBN-10: 0-465-02389-4; ISBN-13: 978-0-465-02389-9 10 nine eight 7 6 five four three 2 1 creation even if no american citizens play a task in Mr. Omar Nasiri’s contained in the Jihad, the publication is of substantial curiosity and cost to all american citizens and Westerners ordinarily. certainly, it's not an excessive amount of to assert that with this e-book, Mr. Nasiri throws americans a existence preserver which can hinder them from drowning within the sea of planned misinformation—from either Democratic and Republican political leaders—concerning their Islamist enemies. U. S. and Western readers of contained in the Jihad could be struck by way of the total loss of animosity Mr. Nasiri and the opposite mujahidin within the publication have towards American and Western voters and their cultures, freedoms, and liberties. easily positioned, readers will locate no Islamist fighter able to kill himself as a result of early presidential primaries in Iowa or as the ecu Union mandates gender equality and gay rights. the explanation humans nonetheless think Islamists are encouraged through this sort of ephemera is due typically to fifteen-plus years of lies from America’s bipartisan governing elite.

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