(Caution: Photo of dead islamo-fascists)
Every Muslim is in utter shock about the senseless, appalling and cowardly attack on Charlie Hebdo in Paris, and the other senseless violence against innocents we have seen since in Copenhagen and Libya.
Let us say it plainly: These horrific acts are a complete violation of Islamic law and norms, and the perpetrators are in no way representative of Muslim people or the religion of Islam
(Are they now? Are they indeed.)
“Shariah laws are not made by Parliament or people’s representatives. They are divine laws given by the Almighty for the welfare and security of the whole humanity,” he explained. […] “We are not imposing Shariah on others. Why do then Sweden and other Western countries criticize the Kingdom when we are implementing Shariah in accordance with our faith? This is clear interference in our internal affairs and Saudi Arabia will not tolerate such attacks,” he said.
(“For the whole on humanity” or “we are not imposing it on others”. Take your pick. You don’t get both)
4. I think the Canadian military could use a few of these
After Tunisia’s president vowed to expand a “merciless war against terrorism,” the Islamic State asserted Thursday that two of its fighters, both Tunisians, struck a “malicious group from the citizens of the Crusader countries,” according to a translation by the SITE Intelligence Group. There was no immediate confirmation that the militant organization, an al-Qaeda offshoot also known as ISIS and ISIL, was actually behind the assault.
Jihadists from the Islamic State (IS) group may have committed genocide and war crimes against the minority Yazidi community in Iraq, the UN says.
In a new report, it says IS had “the intent… to destroy the Yazidi as a group.”
Tens of thousands of Yazidis fled villages in northern Iraq amid IS advances last summer. Many were killed, captured and enslaved.
Yazidis follow an ancient faith that jihadists regard as devil worship. […]
“A pregnant woman, repeatedly raped by an ISIL ‘doctor’ over a period of two and a half months, said he deliberately sat on her stomach.
“He told her: ‘This baby should die because it is an infidel; I can make a Muslim baby’. “
(This article should be read. It is one of the rare activities of the UN which conforms to its mandate)
According to sources, the consideration is in light of Prime Minister Netanyahu’s remarks against the idea of two states.
The United States is considering to support the decision of the UN Security Council in defining the boundaries of a Palestinian state with the 1967 borders, reported the New York Times. According to the report, officials in the U.S. government are considering recommending the move after Netanyahu’s remarks against the establishment of a Palestinian state in Judea and Samaria, and due to his warning against the high voter turnout in the Arab sector.
A US Air force veteran has been charged with attempting to join the Islamic State. Tairod Nathan Webster Pugh, 47, originally from New Jersey, was arrested by the FBI two months ago, but the arrest was made public today.
Pugh converted to Islam in 1998. The FBI said that his views steadily became more radical from that point.
Thank you M., UK Pete, and all. More to come.