Mukhtar Robow, Addressing a rally in Baidoa after al-Shabab seized the city, January 2009

Mukhtar Robow
Al-Shabab
Pro-Islamism

“We are informing all Somalis we want to rule with justice, and the almighty Allah's sharia law...We are informing Somalis we will not accept any man-made constitution. We will not accept it. We shall fight with anyone who opposes it." "Sharia Imposed at Somali MPs Base," BBC, January 27, 2009, http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/7854527.stm.

Mukhtar Robow
Jan. 2009