The Brigades of the Martyr Abdullah Azzam issued a statement today, October 14, 2005, pledging loyalty to Usama bin Laden in compliance with ?Allah?s orders? to be united and to support jihad. Further, according to the statement, the group denounces the ?devil Muslim rulers? and states that they are no longer loyal to them.
In the past, the Brigades of the Martyr Abdullah Azzam issued claims of responsibility for the bombings at Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt on July 23, 2005 , and for firing rockets upon American ships stationed in Jordanian ports on August 19 .
A full translation of the statement is provided to our Intel Service members.