"Some guy threatened me with an assault rifle and even shot in the ground next to my feet. But when he saw that I’m not afraid and have a knife, he ran away with his ass forward,” one of her first reports said.
“Cthulhian brain-f*ckedness beats Arab effrontery,” it added in a reference to Cyaegha’s nickname, which is borrowed from a deity feathered in horror fiction of Cthulhu Mythos.
Ms. Cyaegha is definitely causing a ruckus.
A former weight lifter, she had been in Libya since 2011 after heading there to fight on the side of Muammar Gaddafi in the civil war. Russian officials say the alleged killing of a Libyan Air Force pilot and his mother by 24-year-old Ekaterina Ustyuzhaninova triggered the embassy attack. Diplomatic staff and their families have now left the country for their own safety.
Mythos fans are not like other people.