Jihadist in Al-Shabab
Omar Hammami, aka Abu Mansoor Al-Amriki, was killed by al-Shabaab on 12 September 2013. He was an American born activist in a Somalia-based terrorist group. He grew up outside of Mobile, Alabama, in the small town of Daphne. His father came from Syria. His mother was an American Southern Baptist. He was waging "jihad" in Somalia to "establish the Islamic Khilaafah [Caliphate] when he was killed. His letters and videos have inspired other Americans to follow his example.