Den mest truende del av Osama bin Ladens siste tale, er der hvor han sier at folkene i Vest er like skyldige som regjeringene. Terrorister har fått absolusjon på forhånd.
The al-Qaida chieftain, who last issued a message broadcast by Al-Jazeera on Jan. 19, also made a point of trying to justify attacks on civilians. He said citizens of Western countries were equally responsible with their governments for what he termed the «war on Islam.»
«I say that this war is the joint responsibility of the people and the governments. While the war continues, the people renew their allegiance to their rulers and politicians and continue to send their sons to our countries to fight us,» bin Laden said.