Actually it was Islamic jihadists. While Hamas-linked CAIR and other Islamic advocacy groups in the U.S. are in a fine froth these days about a supposed rise in “Islamophobia,” will they say anything about this? (And yes, CAIR has spoken out about events outside the U.S. before.) I wouldn’t hold my breath if I were you. “Algeria: Gunmen fire on crowded mosque,” from AKI, September 1 (thanks to Twostellas):
Algiers, 1 Sept. (AKI) – One person has been killed and at least eight injured when gunmen burst into a mosque during prayers southwest of the Algerian capital of Algiers, local newspaper Ennahar reported.
A large number of people were gathered for Ramadan prayers late on Tuesday when the attackers opened fire on the crowd in the Algerian province of Ain Defla, the report said.
The sheikh guiding the prayers was killed in the incident while some of the wounded were taken to hospital serious condition.
A bloody civil war broke out in Algeria in the 1991 after the government cancelled results that awarded a national election victory to an Islamist party….