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Malaysian militant posts video 'interviews' with recruits

Published on Jun 27, 2014 9:56 AM

KUALA LUMPUR (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - If he was not training with militants to fight in Syria, Ahmad Salman Abdul Rahim could be a television host.

Malaysian media found a five-minute clip, purportedly of Ahmad Salman, conducting an "interview" with a recruit who could possibly be the youngest Malaysian in the movement.

"How old are you?" Ahmad Salman asks the youth, and gets a meek reply: "21."

"Twenty-one-years-old?" he shouts in disbelief, palming his face and scratching his neck.

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