Some folks believe that poverty is the root cause of Jihad.
If that is so, then how do they explain a computer engineer and an accountant, formerly employees of Wall Street’s Lehman Brothers and PriceWaterhouseCoopers, going Jihadi and helping Al Qaeda, including by purchasing watches commonly used in making bombs?
Wesam El-Hanafi, 33, and Sabirhan Hasanoff, 34, are both American citizens who attended New York public schools and Baruch College in New York.
They appeared to be normal, middle class Americans with good educations and bright futures.
Unfortunately, back in 2008 they decided to take an oath of allegiance to Al Qaeda…and so the story begins…