December 21, 2007 Inquiry & Analysis Series No. 411

Jihad Today

December 21, 2007 | By Menahem Milson*
Inquiry & Analysis Series No. 411

The Arabic word jihad has gained wide currency in the media worldwide. Since the 1990s, various countries around the world have seen numerous terrorist attacks perpetrated by Muslims calling themselves "jihad fighters" - the most deadly of them being the attack on the World Trade Center in New York on September 11, 2001. But what exactly is this concept of jihad, which has so much impact on life in the world today? ...

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