The aptly-named Sheikh Rage fumes that “Kenya has long been working to undermine the existence of the Islamic sharia in Somalia.” Note that Rage casts the conflict as Kenyan aggression; in the jihadist mindset, the jihadists are never the aggressors, but are constantly attacked by others.
“Somali rebels threaten Kenya for ‘training militia,'” from AFP, February 28:
MOGADISHU “” Somalia’s Al Qaeda-inspired rebels have accused Kenya of training militia to attack them and warned of reprisals.
The warning late Sunday by Shebab spokesman Sheik Ali Mohamud Rage came after days of fierce clashes in the south of the war-torn country between the insurgents and fighters they said were trained by Kenya.
“Kenya has long been working to undermine the existence of the Islamic sharia in Somalia,” Rage told reporters in Mogadishu.
“It has opened training camps inside (Somali) territories to train apostate Somali militants and also offered military bases to Ethiopian forces who are invading the neighbouring Islamic region of Gedo.
“We shall no longer tolerate the constant aggression and ill acts of Kenya against our Muslim society. Kenya will bear responsibility for the consequences of the continuing aggression.”…