UK: Now White Widow is connected to British-born Al Qaeda bomb maker: Fugitive wife of 7/7 terrorist was key link between Pakistan and East African extremists

The Muslim Issue

  • Mother-of-four from Buckinghamshire converted to Islam at 17-years-old
  • Married to London bomber Germaine Lindsay before disappearing in 2007
  • Believed to be working for experienced Al Qaeda bomb maker Habib Ghani
  • She has built up web of contacts between Somalia, Pakistan, UK and Africa

By Rebecca Evans and Duncan Gardham

PUBLISHED: 22:49, 13 May 2013 

The fugitive ‘white widow’ of a 7/7 London bomber was a key link between Al Qaeda terrorists in Pakistan and their fighters in East Africa, it has emerged.

Muslim convert Samantha Lewthwaite, who was married to Kings Cross bomber Germaine Lindsay, spent two years working for the deadly extremist organisation in South Africa using a false name.

Investigators in Britain and Kenya have now established that the Home Counties mother-of-four has been working with a key British-born bomb maker who had trained with Al Qaeda in Pakistan.

Grenade attacks: Samantha Lewthwaite in a picture recovered from her personal computer which was found by police in Mombasa

Grenade attacks: Samantha Lewthwaite is still on the run…

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