The Saladin Paradigm: Finding the ‘Good’ in Islamic Terrorists
By Raymond Ibrahim

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October 11, 2021 — A “moderate” Muslim cleric and counter-terrorism advisor to the UK government was recently caught on film referring to Israel as a “terrorist state” and praising “martyrs”—jihadist code for suicide bombers. During his speech, Imam Irfan Chishti told the crowd that “if they wanted to become ‘mujahideen,’ holy warriors, then they should emulate the Muslim general Saladin, …

Raymond IbrahimThe Saladin Paradigm: Finding the ‘Good’ in Islamic Terrorists
By Raymond Ibrahim