By J. Millard Burr, Robert O. Collins
Giving to charity is incumbent upon each Muslim. all through background, Muslims have donated to the bad and to charitable endowments organize for the needs of selling Islam throughout the building of mosques, faculties, and hospitals. in recent times, there was a dramatic proliferation of Islamic charities, a lot of which have been created within the declining many years of the twentieth century by way of the infusion of oil funds into the Muslim international. whereas each one of these are valid, there's now enormous and caring proof to teach that others have extra questionable intentions, and that cash from such corporations were diverted to aid terrorist teams, reminiscent of al-Qaeda. The authors of this e-book study the competition via an in depth research of the charities concerned, their monetary intermediaries, and the terrorist businesses themselves. What they notice is that money from those charities has funded conflicts internationally, from the early days in Afghanistan whilst the mujahideen (Muslim Warriors) fought the Soviets, to next terrorist actions in significant Asia, Southeast Asia, Africa, Palestine, and, so much lately, in Europe and the USA. This ground-breaking publication is the 1st to piece jointly, from an unlimited array of resources, the key and intricate monetary structures that aid terror.
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