British Olympic Hope "Was Iraq Suicide Bomber"

(Observer/ Guardian-UK) - The Yemeni paper Al Ayyam reported that the parents of a British-based Muslim, Wail al Dhaleai - a 22-year-old martial arts expert from Sheffield who was hoping to fight with the British Olympic tae kwon do team - were telephoned by Islamic fighters in Iraq telling them their son had killed himself in an attack on U.S. troops earlier this month, raising fears that groups of handpicked young British Muslims are heading to Iraq to fight Coalition forces.

2003-11-17 00:00:00

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