Džihádistická menšina v Libyi

DAUHÁ – „Jsou ozbrojeni. Nehodlám bojovat v prohrané bitvě a zabíjet své lidi kvůli zničené svatyni,“ prohlásil Fawzí Abd al-Alí, bývalý libyjský ministr vnitra, než v srpnu „rezignoval“. Hovořil o ozbrojených salafistických skupinách, nařčených z ničení súfijských svatyň. Jednou z viněných skupin byla brigáda Ansár aš-šaría, která demolice bez meškání podpořila, avšak zodpovědnost za ně odmítla.

Ahmad Džibríl, zástupce libyjského velvyslance v Londýně, teď Ansár aš-šaría, vedenou Muhammadem Alím az-Zaháwím, obvinil ze spáchání útoku na americký konzulát v Benghází, při němž byl zabit velvyslanec USA Christopher Stevens, tři další američtí zaměstnanci a libyjská ostraha. Džibrílovo nařčení si rychle osvojili i další. Situace je ale složitější.

Brigáda Ansár aš-šaría zodpovědnost odmítla v písemném prohlášení i v krátkém interview s jeho mluvčím, jenž tehdy velel hlídkám v nemocnici al-Džala v Benghází. Podíl na útoku proti konzulátu USA popřela, ale podobně jako u prohlášení k súfijským svatyním zdůraznila závažnost urážky Proroka, která jej údajně vyvolala.

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