Photographs of 'Eid al-Adha ["Holiday of the Sacrifice"] congregational prayers in the region of Banaadir in Somalia. The 'Eid sermon was delivered and the prayers lead by Shaykh 'Ali Muhammad Rage (above), a leader in the Somali jihadi-insurgent group Harakat al-Shabab al-Mujahideen ["Movement of Warrior-Youth"].
Thursday, December 03, 2009
Harakat al-Shabab "battle wagons" (a vehicle with a mounted heavy gun)
Banner with the Muslim testament of faith (shahada), "There is no god but [the] God and Muhammad is His Messenger"
Cars bearing the blag flags emblazoned with the shahada that are used by jihadi-Salafi groups across the globe (in several designs).