January 11, 2013 Special Dispatch No. 5135

In Kandahar, Afghan Clerics Issue Fatwa Against Taliban Suicide Bombings

January 11, 2013
Afghanistan | Special Dispatch No. 5135

On December 26, 2012, Afghan clerics held a conference in Kandahar city where they issued a fatwa against suicide bombings being carried out by Taliban militants across Afghanistan. The clerics called on Afghan youth to reject suicide bombings. The conference was attended by a number of Islamic scholars and Sufi mystics. ...

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