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Islamist preacher Omar Bakri takes a look at a religious book during an interview with Reuters at his home in Tripoli, northern Lebanon May 24, 2013. REUTERS/Stringer
Islamist preacher Omar Bakri attends an interview with Reuters at his home in Tripoli, northern Lebanon May 24, 2013. REUTERS/Stringer
Islamist preacher Omar Bakri gets into his car after attending an interview with Reuters in Tripoli, northern Lebanon May 24, 2013. Bakri, a Syrian-born Islamist cleric who taught one of the attackers accused of hacking to death an off-duty British soldier on a London street, praised the attack for
Islamist preacher Omar Bakri talks on his mobile phone during an interview with Reuters at his home in Tripoli, northern Lebanon May 24, 2013. Bakri praised Michael Adebolajo, one of the suspected killers of a British soldier in Woolwich, but said his actions were spontaneous and that he acted alone