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Does Islam encourage terrorist acts in defense of the religion?

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Asked by Keen Observer, 03 May '11 02:22 pm
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In recent years, a great deal of attention in the media have been given to the threat of "Islaamic Fundamentalism". Unfortunately, due to a twisted mixture of biased reporting in the Western media and the actions of some ignorant Muslims, the word "Islaam" has become almost synonymous with "terrorism". However, when one analyses the situation, the question that should come to mind is:

Do the teachings of Islam encourage terrorism?

The answer: Certainly not!

Islam totally forbids the terrorist acts that are carried out by some misguided people. It should be remembered that all religions have cults and misguided followers, so it is their teachings that should be looked at, not the actions of a few individuals. Unfortunately, in the media, whenever a Muslim commits a heinous act, he is labeled a "Muslim terrorist".

However, when Serbs murder and rape innocent women in Bosnia, they are not called "Christian terrorists", nor are the activities in Northern Ireland labeled "Christ ...more
Answered by rahul raj, 03 May '11 02:23 pm

 
  
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No....terrorism...its different... fighting for the cause and protection...its different, root of terrorism certainly has no relationship with any of hte religion.
Answered by Archana, 29 May '11 09:56 pm

 
  
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No
Answered by anil garg, 17 Mar 03:47 pm

 
  
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It happens
Answered by alok khatore, 17 Mar 12:19 pm

 
  
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