In February 23, 1998, “Bin Laden issues [a] joint declaration with the Islamic Group, Al Jihad, the Jihad Movement in Bangladesh and the ‘Jamaat ul Ulema e Pakistan’ under the banner of the ‘World Islamic Front,’ which stated that Muslims should kill Americans including civilians–anywhere in the world.”

 – “Hunting Bin Laden; Who is Bin Laden & What Does He Want? A Chronology of His Political Life,” PBS Frontline, accessed on April 24, 2018