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NZ ISIS leader seeks to barter Brentan Tarrant for kidnapped Nurse.

Using one of his many aliases, the leader of the Aotearoa Maori Muslim Association, a.k.a. Islamic State, has petitioned the NZ Government to exchange Brentan Tarrant for Louisa Akavi. Akavi was part of a groups of five Red Cross workers that were taken hostage in 2013 and have been spotted working in clinics in Syria. … Continue reading NZ ISIS leader seeks to barter Brentan Tarrant for kidnapped Nurse.

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‘Allahu Akbar is not a terrorist slogan’: Just ordinary Islam.

The Grand Mufti of Australia and New Zealand Dr Ibrahim Abu Mohammed told SBS Arabic24 that there was a need to “end misunderstanding” around the phrase Allahu Akbar, following the Sydney CBD stabbing which left one person dead. A Sydney man is accused of killing 24-year-old Michaela Dunn in a Clarence Street apartment before allegedly… Continue reading ‘Allahu Akbar is not a terrorist slogan’: Just ordinary Islam.

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NZ PM to fulfil Islamic State leaders request.

Barely a week after the Christchurch shooting, Te Amorangi Kieka-Waanga (a.k.a. Isaac) was calling for sharia based justice administered by local Muslims for Brenton Tarrant. Kieka-Waanga is the appointed leader of the Aotearoa Maori Muslim Association, and Islamic State in New Zealand. He has been at one time one of the world’s influencial Top 500… Continue reading NZ PM to fulfil Islamic State leaders request.

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Kiwis with extremist views seek help in the wake of Christchurch terror attack.

Also see: First Kiwi jailed for distributing extremist propaganda granted parole Kiwis with extremist views seek help in the wake of Christchurch terror attack. Aarif Rasheed is a lawyer who helps to rehabilitate extremists when they’re released from prison. In the wake of the Christchurch terror attack, counselling service Lifeline has been receiving calls from… Continue reading Kiwis with extremist views seek help in the wake of Christchurch terror attack.

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Call for New Zealand and Australia to work together to combat racism.

Call for New Zealand and Australia to work together to combat racism. Student Nikki Singh, Shakti founder Farida Sultana and Australia Greens senator Mehreen Faruqi. Photo: RNZ / Lui Chen A migrant and refugee support organisation says it’s important for people to learn more about minorities to promote understanding and combat extremism. A one-day trans-Tasman… Continue reading Call for New Zealand and Australia to work together to combat racism.

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Sri Lanka suicide bomber Abdul Lathief Jameel Mohamed’s family link to Auckland

Note the role western universities play in radicalisation (eg Auckland academics supporting Hamas ). Sri Lanka suicide bomber Abdul Lathief Jameel Mohamed’s family link to Auckland One of the Sri Lankan suicide bombers has family links to New Zealand, with confirmation both his sister and mother lived in Auckland. Abdul Lathief Jameel Mohamed was one… Continue reading Sri Lanka suicide bomber Abdul Lathief Jameel Mohamed’s family link to Auckland

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Takeover complete: Teachers keen to foster better understanding of Islam.

One could guarantee they will not see the reality for minorities in Indonesia, a former Buddhist country: Indonesian church bombings carried out by one family, police say. Teachers keen to foster better understanding of Islam. Hamilton Girls’ High School teachers Shannan Thomas, left, and Claire Setz will travel to Indonesia to learn about the country… Continue reading Takeover complete: Teachers keen to foster better understanding of Islam.

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Who’s Responsible for Christchurch Terrorist Attacks? (Interview with Prophet Muhammad).

After every terrorist attack, we hear contradictory rules about assigning blame for the attack. Should we only blame the perpetrators of the attacks? Or their ideologies as well? Or perhaps anyone who shares any views with the attacker, whether these views are related to the attack or not? Fortunately for us, history’s greatest authority on… Continue reading Who’s Responsible for Christchurch Terrorist Attacks? (Interview with Prophet Muhammad).

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When is a scholarship not a scholarship?

When is a scholarship not a scholarship? When it’s a Saudi sourced loan to be repaid by the student when they enter the workforce. In this way the Saudi based Islamic Development Bank get to transfer funds around New Zealand, and the world, without being directly involved; their students do it all for them. The… Continue reading When is a scholarship not a scholarship?

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Modernity challenges New Zealand Muslims.

‘Whither Islam in New Zealand?’ is a popular question these days in view of the recent events that occurred at the Avondale Mosque in Auckland. This question is also relevant with the rising evidence of radicalised converts to the Muslim faith dying abroad. I must say that expenditure for secret surveillance of local Muslims and… Continue reading Modernity challenges New Zealand Muslims.