Ahmed Ali Muthana - Bio, News, Photos - Washington Times

Topic - Ahmed Ali Muthana

Related Stories


Ahmed Ali Muthana, though, says he was no longer a diplomat when his daughter was born, having been told by Yemen to surrender his diplomatic identity card four months before.

Hoda Muthana, an 'ISIS bride,' may have valid U.S. citizenship despite joining terrorists →

"When I left to Syria I was a naive, angry, and arrogant young woman. I thought that I understood my religious beliefs," she said. "During my years in Syria I would see and experience a way of life and the terrible effects of war which changed me. Seeing bloodshed up close changed me. Motherhood changed me. Seeing friends, children, and the men I married dying changed me. Seeing how different a society could be compared to the beloved America I was born and raised into changed me. Being where I was and seeing the [people] around me scared me because I realized I didn't want to be a part of this. My beliefs weren't the same as theirs."

Hoda Muthana's social media messages on MEMRI record →

© Copyright 2020 The Washington Times, LLC
3600 New York Avenue NE, Washington, DC 20002

Switch to Desktop version