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As-Sahab Media: American Holocaust #3

As-Sahab, al-Qaeda's central media wing, released its 87th video this year and the third installment of "American Holocaust" Saturday on the main al-Qaeda message forums. The video, which is billed as "an ambush on an American crusader convoy in Kandahar," lasts a total of 2 minutes and 39 seconds and features footage of tactical operations in Afghanistan.

It was posted in 2 video formats and 4 different file sizes and seeded across a total of 278 free file transfer sites on November 16, including uploaded.to, load.to, cocoshare.cc, depositfiles.com, filefactory.com, sendspace.com, megaupload.com, uploadpalace.com and archive.org.

File Name Format Size (MB) Seeds
3.rar MPEG 101 126
3s.rar RM 14.9 78
3m.rar RM 1.24 45
3g.rar 3GP 1.3 29

The video itself, however, was last modified on November 5th. Following standard operational security, the files are zipped in the RAR format and protected with the randomly-generated password "axU)b54xIzo#hVy*h!5Zn^md#nc8b4d."

As-Sahab's banner for the 87th video release of the year - American Holocaust.

As-Sahab's banner for the 87th video release of the year - American Holocaust.