Global Week in Review: "White Widow" Wanted for Terrorism Plot in Kenya
White Widow Is Wanted by Interpol
In this week's global news, U.N. diplomats come to an agreement on Syria; militants pose a major threat to earthquake victims in Pakistan; a South African opera star lands on a major label; plus, more. —Patrice Peck
Amid speculation of her involvement in the recent Kenyan mall attack, British fugitive Samantha Lewthwaite is wanted for arrest following a Kenyan request made to Interpol. Nicknamed the “white widow” because her late Muslim husband participated in a deadly terrorist attack in London, the 29-year-old Muslim convert has been linked to a 2011 plot to bomb holiday resorts in the East African country.