Yusuf al-Qaradawi, Brotherhood spiritual and intellectual leader, March 7, 2003

Date
Mar. 7, 2003
Name of Author
Yusef al-Qaradawi
Body

“[Suicide bombings are] the supreme form of Jihad … that is allowed by the Shari'a… These are heroic operations of martyrdom."“Sheikh Yousef Al-Qaradhawi in London to Establish ‘The International Council of Muslim Clerics,’” MEMRI, July 8, 2004, http://www.memri.org/report/en/0/0/0/0/0/0/1168.htm#_edn2.

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