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Thursday, January 26, 2012
Ex-Marine Yonathan Melaku Pleads Guilty, Jihadist Videos ReleasedYonathan Melaku, a former U.S. Marine, pled guilty today to shooting at U.S. military buildings. He was arrested in June just before he could deface Arlington National Cemetery. Below are jihadi-style videos Melaku recorded of him firing shots out of his car window. As you can see, Melaku will not be picking up the academy award for short jihadi agitprop feature any time soon.
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