Now that the bridge has been reconstructed, these true caretakers of the Stari Most are carrying on with their tradition.
Al-Qaeda and Hezbollah are supposedly rival groups on opposite sides of sectarian lines.
Violence in Iraq has raised awareness of this feud in recent years.
Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah has not hidden his ideological differences with al-Qaeda.
With the re-construction of the “Stari Most” (the Old Bridge) in Mostar, the Divers Club has started diving again.
The Divers Club, a tradition of young Muslims dating back 500 years, saw an interruption after the Croato-Bosnian army destroyed the bridge in 1993.
I strived to please God, and there are different strands within Islam which offer different things.
I sought out whichever I thought was the purest form.
Shortly thereafter, according to testimony from Ali Mohammed, an Egyptian-born U. Army sergeant who later served as one of bin Laden’s lieutenants and pled guilty to participating in the 1998 embassy bombings in eastern Africa, Osama bin Laden and Imad Mugniyeh met in Sudan.As then-Deputy Secretary of State Richard Armitage explained in a September 2002 speech, "Hezbollah may be the A team of terrorists and maybe al-Qaeda is actually the B team." Some experts say a Hezbollah attack in the United States isn’t very probable.