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The White Widow: Samantha Lewthwaite spreads fear in Kenya and excitement in Britain

by | 23rd, September 2013

Samantha Lewthwaite

THE Islamist attack in Nairobi has claimed the lives of men, women and children. The al-Qaeda loons murdered shoppers with anything they could use, including grenades and AK-47s. The gunmen did pick out some victims by asking them to take pop quiz: name the mother of the Prophet Muhammad and live. In case you should need this information, the answer is Aminah.

As ever, the domestic press is interested in any British links. We know that at least three of the dead are British. But the Mail  says one of the killers is too.

Terror raid ‘led by white widow’: Gang mastermind in veil barked orders at gunmen in mall massacre that left three Britons dead

Is this woman the fugitive wife of a 7/7 bomber the white, Buckinghamshire born Samantha Lewthwaite?

You can read all about her here .

We don’t know if she is involved. But the power of her name excites the tabloids, who give her a nickname: The White Widow. (All other women linked to 7/7 bombers are Brown Widows?)

 

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The Mirror goes further, acting as judge and jury:

 

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