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Jihad Yes, Kindness No

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Submitted by Dave (United States), Dec 20, 2014 at 18:20

Visiting the Sheikh would be the sort of kind gesture that jihadis find useless since it would not advance jihad. That's also consistent with the Muslim states' tight-fistedness in helping to finance the Gaza reconstruction: They'd rather see rockets launched at Israel, the consequences to the Gazans be damned. Islam is neither peaceful nor humane.

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