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Al-Qaeda Recruiting Canadian Converts to Islam: Reports
Published in: Agence France Presse
May 16, 2005

MONTREAL (AFP) - Canadian converts to Islam have become a major source of Al-Qaeda combatants, posing a risk to the country's security, according to an intelligence report.

"Converts are highly prized by terrorist groups for their familiarity with the West and relative ease at moving through Western society," the Toronto Star newspaper wrote Saturday, quoting an internal Canadian Security Intelligence Service report.

Source: http://news.yahoo.com/news?tmpl=story&u=/afp/20050515/wl_canada_afp/canadausattacksqaeda_050515183356


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