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al-Qaeda link to French Riots?

While it was widely portrayed by media and government voices alike as an immigration/poverty issue, Evan Kohlmann at The Counterterrorism Blog reveals the translation of a document captured in September, one month before the Muslim riots in France erupted.

In the translation, as he declares that there is a state of war with France, al-Suri says, "O’ sleeper cells, wake up now!"

The timing of the letter and the riots in France are possibly not entirely coincidental, if at all.

Read the whole translation.