Egypt: Sunni Scholars Sanction Electronic Jihad
Cairo, 16 Oct. (AKI) - Attacking American and Israeli websites by hacking and sabotage is allowed under Islamic law and is a form of 'Jihad' or holy war, top Muslim scholars have decreed.
The religious edict (fatwa) issued by a committee from the highest authority in Sunni Islam, Egypt's Al-Azhar University in Cairo, was published on the website of the Islamist Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood movement on Thursday. Read More.
Monday, October 20, 2008
Sunni scholars have declared that hacking and attacking non-Muslim websites is a valid form of Jihad.