Egyptian Islamist Muhammad Jamal al-Kashef, AKA Abu Ahmed, is thought to be behind the attack on the US consulate that killed Ambassador Chris Stevens and three other Americans. Abu Ahmed was released from jail during the Arab Spring but was later recaptured and is being held in Egypt.
The al-Marsad News Network, an Egyptian media organization, posted a “rare” video interview with Muhammad Jamal al-Kashef AKA Abu Ahmed, who reportedly led the attack on the US consulate in Benghazi, Libya, on September 11, 2012. (SITE)
The Al-Marsad News interviewer concludes the discussion by congratulating him, according to SITE’s translation. “A thousand congratulations, Sheikh Abu Ahmed, a thousand congratulations, Muhammad Jamal Abu al Kashef. Peace be upon you O Sheikh!”