What kind of “religious fundamentalist society”? Militant Methodists? Hardcore Jimmy Swaggart followers? AP doesn’t get around to giving us a hint, as if we really needed one, until several paragraphs into the story, when we learn that they were involved with “the German Taliban Mujahideen.” More Misunderstanders of Islam in Europe: “4 arrested on terrorism charges in Vienna,” from The Associated Press, June 16 (thanks to Bill):
VIENNA””Austrian police have arrested four men suspected of involvement in a terrorist organization that is committed to founding a “religious fundamentalist society” in Afghanistan and responsible for attacks there.
Interior Ministry spokesman Rudolf Gollia told the Austria Press Agency on Thursday that three men were arrested at Vienna airport on suspicion they were heading off to train at terrorism camps in Afghanistan or Pakistan….
All four are suspected of involvement with the German Taliban Mujahideen….