Tag Archives: Terrorism

The Global War on Terror Seems Paralysed

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By Syed Ata Hasnain   The Islamic summit of Sunni nations along with the US vowed to target Iran as the supporter of global terror. Globally, the war on terror has never been so much in paralysis as it has been in the past few weeks. It’s almost as if it’s non-existent, with terrorists ruling the roost in many of …

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Refuting ISIS’ Magazine ‘Rumiyah’ That Ignores the Context of Quran’s Verses To Forcefully Justify its Atrocities

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By Ghulam Ghaus Siddiqi The terror groups, most predominantly ISIS are viciously attacking Islam’s peaceful ideology from all possible angles, thrusting the world into the fire of hatred and prejudice. Completely bereft of true spirit of Islam, they continue to pen articles after articles in their mouthpiece “Rumiyah”—the magazine that replaces Dabiq, Dar al-Islam, and other magazines which were released …

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Craig Considine on Radical Islamism and America

Craig Considine on Radical Islamism and America

By Dr. Craig Considine President Trump tweeted yesterday that “The threat from radical Islamic terrorism is very real, just look at what is happening in Europe and the Middle East.” His comment suggests that “radical Islamic terrorism” is the greatest threat to the United States and that his administration will take steps to eradicate this danger from the world. The tweet should not …

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Love can be only response to evil, Pope tells attack survivors

ByHannah Brockhaus Vatican City, Sep 24, 2016 / 09:49 am (CNA/EWTN News).- In the face of the devil’s assaults, we must respond as God would, promoting respect for others and extending love and forgiveness to those who have harmed us, Pope Francis said in a Saturday audience with survivors of the terror attack in Nice, France in July. When the …

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Catholic and Shia Muslim leaders unite to condemn WMDs, terrorism

Compiled by Wordforpeace.com Rome, Italy (CNA/EWTN News).- Shia Muslim religious leaders from Iran and U.S. Catholic bishops say they have a common fight against weapons of mass destruction, terrorism, and violent religious extremism. Christianity and Islam share a commitment to love and respect for the life, dignity, and welfare of all members of the human community, they said in an …

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Bangladesh ulemas, imams emerge as key counter-terror force

BySanjib KR Baruah n a tactic that many multi-cultural countries can draw a lesson from, ulemas (Islamic theologists) and imams (those who lead Friday prayers) are emerging as key people in countering the forces of terror in Bangladesh. The move was decided in a special meeting of the countrys Cabinet Committee on Law and Order on July 10, just nine …

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The moderate imam: On a mission to unite France while dodging IS assassins

By Europe correspondent James Glenday Outside the main mosque in Bordeaux, France, worshippers are scanned with metal detectors and heavily armed soldiers stand with guns ready. The city’s Grand Imam, Tareq Oubrou, is a marked man and in a country reeling from repeated Islamist terrorist attacks, no one is prepared to take any chances. “Threats don’t scare me,” he tells …

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Undying spirit of Indian Muslims is best weapon against terrorists

By Dinesh Unnikrishnan Why does India produce so few Islamic terrorists despite having a bigger Muslim population than most Muslim countries in the world, including our warmonger neighbour Pakistan?Thats a question often asked whenever terrorists claim innocent lives in the name of religion. The answer lies in the undying inner spirit of the majority of Indian Muslims and in the …

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PARIS (AFP) – Muslim and Christian groups will hold vigils Saturday (July 30) for a French priest murdered by terrorists in his church, as police charged a man in connection with the brutal attack that has plunged the nation into mourning again. Father Jacques Hamel had his throat slit on the altar by Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS)-inspired …

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