Report downplays Islamic role in Fort Hood jihadi attack
No government officials should be penalized for their inaction while they watched an online al-Qaida organizer persuade U.S. Army Maj. Nidal Malik Hasan to murder twelve of his fellow soldiers at Foot Hood in 2009, says the final report of an independent panel.
The report says Hasan yelled the Islamic war-cry â€” â€śAllahu akbar!â€ť which means â€śAllah is supremeâ€ť â€” as he shot his fellow Americans in Fort Hood.
On his business card, Hasan described himself as a â€śsoldier of Allah,â€ť who is the Muslim god.
In place of Islamic texts, the report blames Hasanâ€™s self-described religious motivation on a non-religious psychological process of â€śviolent radicalization.â€ť...