A Muslim woman holds the severed head of 4-year-old child, shouting, Allahu Akbar

A Muslim woman holds the severed head of 4-year-old child, shouting, Allahu Akbar!

Barack Hussein Obama says this about Muslims:

“The sweetest sound I know is the Muslim call to prayer”
“We will convey our deep appreciation for the Islamic faith, which has done so much over the centuries to shape the world — including in my own country.”
“Islam has a proud tradition of tolerance.”
“We will encourage more Americans to study in Muslim communities”
“I made clear that America is not – and never will be – at war with Islam.”

Powered by Guardian.co.ukThis article titled “Woman detained in Moscow carrying severed head of child” was written by Alec Luhn in Moscow, for theguardian.com on Monday 29th February 2016 11.01 UTC

Police have detained a nanny on suspicion of murder after she was found at a Moscow metro station holding the severed head of a child.

The woman, who investigators said was believed to be from a country in Central Asia, can be seen in video footage holding up what appears to be a severed head near the Oktyabrskoye Pole station in north-western Moscow.

In the video she is covered in black except for her face and she can be heard yelling “for a terrorist, for your death”. She had also yelled “Allahu Akbar,” RBC newspaper reported.

Investigators said the body of a 3- or 4-year-old girl had been discovered in the remains of a nearby flat.

“Having waited for the parents to leave the flat with their older child, she killed the child for unknown reasons, started the flat on fire and fled,” the investigative committee said.

A bomb squad from the FSB security agency were working in the area where the woman was detained, news agency Interfax reported.

LifeNews, a tabloid news site known for its close ties to law enforcement, reported that the parents told police the victim was a four-year-old girl named Nastya. Moskovsky Komsomolets newspaper quoted a law enforcement source saying that the nanny was Gyulchekhra Bobokulova, a 38-year-old woman from Uzbekistan.

Police approached the woman at the entrance to the metro to check her documents, after which she took the severed head out of her bag and began yelling that she would blow herself up, according to LifeNews. She was found to not have any explosives. Bobokulova later told police she had been upset over problems with her husband, it also reported.

“There was a lot of people, they were running and yelling ‘terrorist attack,’” Alyona Kuratova, who witnessed the woman with the severed head, told independent channel TV Rain.

Fears of terrorist attacks have been running high since several Islamic extremist groups began threatening Russia over president Vladimir Putin’s bombing campaign targeting groups fighting the Syrian government. In October, a bomb brought down an A321 passenger plane over Egypt that was carrying mainly Russian tourists, killing 224 people.

Also in October, law enforcement detained up to 20 supporters of the Islamic group Hizb ut-Tahrir. The FSB said it had found an ammonium nitrate explosive device in one flat and that some suspects had trained with Islamic State. This month, the FSB said it had discovered an explosives laboratory and detained seven people in Yekaterinburg on suspicion of plotting terrorist attacks in Moscow, St Petersburg and the Ural region.

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