12 Jan '18, 4pm

Khawarij – The Counter Narrative https://t.co/L4nfCTX62B

The modern era has seen the deadliest form of warfare in the shape of terrorism. The concept of employing enemies of state from within, in order to gain political and economic ascendancy has peaked in this millennium. The worst hit is the religion Islam, as the world (especially West) has more or less comprehensively believes that the bloody fountain terrorism has roots in Islam. The Muslims are subjected to disgrace and dishonor as their faith is linked with terrorism, indeed by design. Pakistan fought this war without an official counter-narrative which leads to easy recruitment by the terrorist organizations in the name of Islam. Social Media, however, has an element of an effective counter-narrative which is commonly known as Khawarij. Khawarij are labeled as Dogs of Hell by Prophet Muhammad Peace be upon him. In addition, there are numerous Hadiths which clearly indic...

Full article: https://defence.pk/khawarij-the-counter-narrative-5531/


Source: Reuters

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