New ‘Martyrs Brigades Group’ Established In Libya – Announced On Facebook

February 24, 2014

On February 21, 2014, an announced was posted on Facebook declaring the establishment of Jama’at Kataib Al-Shuhada’ (“Martyrs Brigades Group”) in Libya. The group, says the announcement, was established in response to the attack of the global unbelief against Islam and Muslims, and in response to the various democratic movements hijacking the Arab Spring. The announcement says that the group decided to raise the banner of jihad and to “unsheathe our sharpened swords” in order to respond to those acting not according to Allah’s shari’a.

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