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Major Nidal Malik Hasan told store owner that he was from Jordan

Posted Nov 6, 2009 by KJ Mullins
On a report on CNN Major Nidal Malik Hasan told a store owner that he was a native of Jordan. The name now alleged to be the gunman in the Fort Hood shooting on Thursday also expressed fears about his deployment.
Nidal Hasan  M.D.  M.P.H.
Nidal Hasan, M.D., M.P.H. Fellow, Disaster and Preventive Psychiatry. Department of Psychiatry. F.Edward Hebert School of Medicine. Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences.
Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress
Major Nidal Malik Hasan is said to have fears that he would have to shot a fellow Muslim according to a store owner that served the man almost every morning. The store owner has not been identified by CNN but has released video from this morning when the Major came into the store for an early morning coffee. This morning Major Nidal Malik Hasan was wearing traditional Muslim garb.
It is known that Hasan was born in the United States. His parents were from Palestine.
The store owner said that Hasan wore various outfits depending on the day. He would often speak to Hasan. The store owner said that Hasan calm this morning when he came in for his morning coffee.
The following information came from a piece aired this evening on CNN.
It is now known that the shooting was completed by a lone man, alleged to be Major Nidal Malik Hasan. The National Post reports that Hasan had completed a fellowship in Disaster and Preventive Psychiatry in 2009 at the Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress in Bethesda, Md.
Hasan worked at Walter Reed Hospital. It is being reported that while there he required help himself dealing with the war. He had not been deployed in the past.
The shooter was shot multiple times by a female first responder. The first responder was also wounded. He is now in hospital and in custody.