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Al Qaeda claims Marriott blast

The al Qaeda terrorist network has claimed responsibility for last week’s bombing of the Marriott Hotel in the Indonesian capital Jakarta and is promising more attacks, terror experts have confirmed for CNN. The claim was released to al Qaeda sympathizer and Arab media sites over the weekend in an unsigned statement. “This operation is part of a series of operations that Dr. Ayman al-Zawahiri has promised to carry out,” the statement said, referring to last Tuesday’s blast at the Marriott, which left at least 11 people dead and over 100 injured. The statement called the attack “a fatal slap on the face of America and its allies in Muslim Jakarta, where faith has been denigrated by the dirty American presence and the discriminatory Australian presence.” Full Story

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