terror on US Embassy in Serbia
December 6, 2007
The arrested 15 members of a Wahhabi terror group have been charged
by the Serbian authorities for planning terror attacks on various locations
in the capital Belgrade that were to include bombings of the US Embassy
According to the indictment, the arrested Muslims have engaged in terror
planning and the evidence includes confiscated weapons, various communication
intercepts between the members inside Serbia, Bosnia and Saudi Arabia and
detailed maps with specific markings for potential targets.
police apprehends a Muslim terrorists, not shaven and no hat, in an anti
terror raid. Analysis are increasingly worried about the so called "white
"The indicted ones have established a close network with the similarly
minded individuals, commanders, ideologues and mentors abroad - in Bosnia
and Herzegovina, Austria and Saudi Arabia, with whom they were communicating
through telephones, email and otherwise, and through the recorded commands
on CDs," says the office of the prosecutor that has charged the men.
The 15 Muslim men that are charged are led by Senad Ramovic from Novi
Pazar located in the Serbian southern region of Raska where rival Muslim
groups have recently engaged in mutual violence. The authorities in Serbia
say that Ramovic was planning to assassinate the rival Muslim leader Mufti
One of the accused, Senad Vjeselovic, says that the group was in close
contact with various radicals in Mecca and Madina, both in Saudi Arabia,
who were transmitting orders from "Sheiks" on whether Mufti Zukorlic should
be assassinated or not.
Serbian authorities have also found maps in the confiscated computer
owned by Mehmed Koljšija, a member of the terror group. The maps identified
locations inside the city of Belgrade such as the Theater, Beogradjanka
building, Hotel Park and the US Embassy.
When asked why did his computer have the marked maps, Koljšija said
that he likes those particular maps as well as the marked buildings but
could not recall where did he download the maps from.
Authorities have also confiscated various weapons that can fully arm
anywhere between 30 to 40 individuals.
Names of the accused are:
Senad Ramovic, aka Becan
Jasmin Smailovic, aka Bilal,
Fuad Hodžic, aka Faca,
Mirsad Prentic, aka Beko,
Erhan Smailovic, aka Ekica
Senad Vejselovic, aka Senko,
Vahid Vejselovic, aka Abdul Vahid,
Mehmed Koljšij, zvanog Dino,
Aldin Pulic, aka Puljko,
Safet Becirovic, aka Safko Maško
Damir Berba, aka Abdurahman i Mesar