British spies sabotaged online jihadist magazine in English as part of cyber war against terrorists.

This article titled “British intelligence used cupcake recipes to ruin al-Qaida website” was written by Richard Norton-Taylor, security editor, for The Guardian on Thursday 2nd June 2011 18.40 UTC

Whitehall sources have revealed that British intelligence officers successfully sabotaged the launch of the first English language website set up by an al-Qaida affiliate.

The officers, understood to be based at Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ) in Cheltenham, attacked an online jihadist magazine in English called Inspire, devised by supporters of al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula.

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