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Former Ottawa imam Abdu Albasset Egwilla surfaces in video telling Libyans ‘jihad today is simple and easily accessible’

Former Ottawa imam surfaces in video telling Libyans ‘jihad today is simple and easily accessible’

 | March 13, 2015 | Last Updated: Mar 13 12:47 PM ET
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A former Ottawa imam appeared in a video “promoting violent jihad” in Libya, according to a “Secret” Canadian intelligence report obtained by the National Postunder the Access to Information Act.

Abdu Albasset Egwilla “urged an audience of Libyan Islamist fighters to take part in jihad,” said the declassified report by the government’s Integrated Terrorism Assessment Centre.

“Jihad today is simple and easily accessible, and does not require moving as in the past, as it was for Afghanistan and Iraq,” Mr. Egwilla said in the video, which was posted on YouTube last August.

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