In a message posted to a password-protected al-Qaeda-affiliated forum, an author, calling himself ?Abu Trab al-Jazaerie (The Algerian),? addresses the ?mujahideen of Europe? to begin preparations to protect Mullah Krekar. The author claims that ?special news? was received from a brother in Egypt, who warns that Mullak Krekar is sought by al-Ghadr Brigade as ?revenge for the [Egyptian] ambassador.? In addition, al-Jazaerie advocates the mujahideen in Europe to ?respond with more than the same? if something should happen to Mullah Krekar.
Mullak Krekar is considered to be the founder of Ansar al-Islam.
A full translation of the message is provided to our Intel Service members.