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New Syrian Rebel PM: More Ties to U.S. Brotherhood Network Emerge
by Ryan Mauro
Yesterday, RadicalIslam.org reported how the newly elected interim Prime Minister of the Syrian Opposition Coalition, Ghassan Hitto, was backed by the Syrian Muslim Brotherhood and was a Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) official, a U.S. Muslim Brotherhood entity. More disturbing information has since come out about Hitto's role in the U.S. Muslim Brotherhood network.
The Indy Star has new details about his resume. Hitto worked for the Islamic Society of North America (ISNA). Like CAIR, ISNA was designated by the federal government as an unindicted co-conspirator in the Holy Land Foundation trial. The government listed it among current and past U.S. Muslim Brotherhood entities.
ISNA and several of its components are listed in a 1991 U.S. Muslim Brotherhood strategy memo as one of "our organizations and the organizations of our friends." The Brotherhood describes its agenda as "a kind of grand jihad in eliminating and destroying Western civilization from within…"
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