The Mujahideen Army and the Brigades of the Salafist People in Iraq, today, December 20, 2005, issued a 14:26 minute video titled: ?The Attack of Sheikh Abdullah Nijm (Abu Azzam) - The Sniper of Fallujah.? The film presents a compilation of eight sniping attacks and four aborted operations in various locations throughout Fallujah including the water authority, civil status building, and Sa?ad Station, outlines on aeriel maps, and containing details concerning specific shots. It is not clear if Abu Azzam was the sniper in the clips or if the attacks were in dedication to his memory.
Concerning the attacks not executed, the video indicates they were stopped due to the presence of children and crowds in the line of fire of the intended targets. The video concludes with a photographic eulogy of Abu Azzam and prayers for him to be accepted into the ?highest paradise?.
The video and a translation of on-screen text is provided to our Intel Service members.