DUBAI (Reuters) son of slain al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden and threatened to retaliate against the United States for the assassination of his father,
according to an audio message posted on the Internet.
Hamza bin Laden promised to continue fighting the militant group
against the United States and its allies in the 21-minute speech entitled “We are all Osama,”
according to a set of intelligence at the site.
He added, “We will continue to hit you and target you in your country
and abroad in response to your oppression the people of Palestine, Afghanistan, Syria, Iraq, Yemen, Somalia and
the rest of the Muslim countries that did not survive your oppression,” Hamza said.
“As for the revenge of the Islamic nation of Sheikh Osama,
may God have mercy on him, it is not revenge for Osama person but it is a revenge for those who defended Islam.”
Bin Laden was killed in Pakistan hideout by US forces in 2011 in a major blow to Hamas,
which carried out the September 11 attacks in 2001.
And it claimed that the documents recovered from bin Laden’s compound
and published by the United States last year that his aides tried to unite the hard-line leader with Hamza,
who was held under house arrest in Iran.
now in their mid-twenties, and was in the side of his father in Afghanistan before the 9/11 attacks,
and spent some time with him in Pakistan after the payment
of the invasion the US-led much of the senior leadership of al-Qaida there, according to the Brookings Institution.