on�a Kenyan�shopping centre�that has left 68 dead was being led by the white English widow of a 7/7 bomber, it was claimed last night.According to a report by Dailymail,
Soldiers said a white woman wearing a veil was shouting orders to gunmen�in Arabic�during the bloody massacre inside the Westgate shopping mall in Nairobi.
Islamist terror group Al Shabaab claimed it carried out the atrocity It said last night on Twitter that Samantha Lewthwaite, the�‘white widow’ of�London�7/7 bomber Jermaine Lindsay, was ‘in their ranks’ and a ‘brave lady’.
Fifteen hostages were still trapped inside�the shopping�centre after more than 24 hours of carnage.
The attack saw men, women and children slaughtered if they could not recite the Koran or name the mother of the Prophet Mohammed.
Radio presenter Saadia Ahmed was one of the 1,000 who managed to flee. She said:
�‘I witnessed a few people get up and say something�in Arabic�and the gunmen let them go.‘A colleague of mine said he was Muslim and recited something�in Arabic�and they let him go as well.’I saw a lot of children and elderly people being shot dead. I don’t understand why you would shoot a five-year-old child.They were firing at random at anyone who tried to escape.’
As well as boasting Lewthwaite was with them, Al Shabaab claimed two British men from�London, Liban Adam, 23, and Ahmed Nasir Shirdoon, 24, were among the ‘holy warriors’ in the attack.
The group is said to be highly organised, with huge amounts of ammunition as well as�night visionequipment