Thursday, March 22, 2012

Al Qaeda fanatic in France tells police negotiators...'I want to die with weapons in my hands'...I am sure it can be arranged

A series of explosions were set off throughout the early hours of this morning as the assault aimed at arresting an Al Qaeda terrorist in south west France continued.

Mohammad Merah, a 23-year-old who admits murdering seven people in the past week, has been holed up in his flat in the city of Toulouse with a variety of weapons for more than 30 hours.

Police said they were moving in this morning after negotiations broke down. They turned powerful spotlights on to his building in an attempt to blind him and keep him from seeing the operation closing in around him.

He has said he wants to 'die with weapons in his hands' but there are now suspicions he may have committed suicide - as he has not made contact since late last night. Read More