Abu Hafs al-Masri Brigades


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Noun1.Abu Hafs al-Masri Brigades - a terrorist group that has worked with Al Qaeda; claimed responsibility for attacks in Iraq and Turkey
act of terrorism, terrorism, terrorist act - the calculated use of violence (or the threat of violence) against civilians in order to attain goals that are political or religious or ideological in nature; this is done through intimidation or coercion or instilling fear
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The statement, signed by the Abu Hafs al-Masri Brigades, declared a ``bloody war'' and said ``the earth will be shaken under the feet of any Italian''.
Al-Qaeda group Abu Hafs al-Masri Brigades warned in a chilling statement posted on an Islamist website: "Today, we have declared a bloody war on you and we will not stop raids against you until you return to the correct path.
The Norwegian Police Security Service (PST) has reportedly said that it has found no grounds to believe a report that the terrorist group Abu Hafs al-Masri Brigades had targeted Oslo for a possible attack.