"I call on all Muslims who can harm the countries of the crusader coalition not to hesitate. We must now focus on moving the war to the heart of the homes and cities of the crusader West and specifically America." " he said in an audio recording posted online, referring to nations making up the Western-led coalition in Iraq and Syria, which includes Australia.
He urged unity between Islamist militant factions in Syria and Iraq, where a Western-led coalition is bombing Islamic State targets, but recognised it would be difficult. Ayman also called for the formation of an independent sharia court to settle disputes.