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in response to reader comment: "May Allah destroy America and Britain… May Allah help the Mujahedeen in Iraq, Kashmir, Palestine, Chechnya and around the world."

Submitted by Kheila (United Kingdom), Apr 20, 2011 at 19:24

America I can understand, it is quite clearly evil and self-centred, but Britain? The country that civilised the planet in the 19th and early 20th century? To this day Britain has most probably invested more in Pakistan than Iran, Saudi Arabia or any other Muslim nation ever has. And what of its religious tolerance, probably unsurpassed the world over. Are Muslim nations as tolerant of Christians as Britain is of Muslims? And what has it asked for in return for its infrastructure building programs, the spread of democracy, investment and foreign aid? Shame ...

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