Reaction to Bin Laden Death on Jihadi Websites
Friday, May 06, 2011
Voices of jubilation were heard all across the American media this week following the news of Osama bin Laden’s death. But one voice not likely to be heard in the mainstream media was that of Al Qaeda supporters, who reacted to the news in online forums. Aaron Zelin runs the website Jihadology.net and says the comments on such sites ranged from anger to celebration of bin Laden’s martyrdom.