Second man guilty of distributing Isis material.

Imran Patel arrives at the Auckland District Court charged with threatening to kill in 2014. An Auckland man has pleaded guilty to possessing, making and distributing extremist Islamic videos which featured footage of people being beheaded and burned alive. Imran Patel, 26, admitted the charges at Auckland District Court this afternoon, just hours after 27-year-old… Continue reading Second man guilty of distributing Isis material.

Muslim man accused of threatening Islamic leader

A Muslim man accused of threatening an Islamic leader with “jihad” has had the charge against him thrown out of court. Abdulla Hamam, 23, was charged with intimidating former New Zealand Muslim Association president Glumly Haide Lone after he and several associates confronted him at his Sandringham home in May last year. The incident came… Continue reading Muslim man accused of threatening Islamic leader

‘Jihad will start from here’

Quran 9:39. 44. Those who believe in God and the Last Day would not ask permission of you to be excused from striving [i.e., fighting] with their wealth and their lives. This is just ordinary Islam, the same as in any country that there are Muslims. Muslim man trespassed from mosque: ‘Jihad will start from… Continue reading ‘Jihad will start from here’

A foreign assessment of NZ’s contribution to the Islamic State

The Washington Institute assesses NZ’s contribution to the Islamic State. Notice this is somewhat more comprehensive than any NZ media outlet has managed. They provide a 5 page .pdf of their investigation. Zelin20150401-NewZealandInternationalReview The small but growing number of Kiwis participating in the Syrian jihad holds several lessons for the New Zealand government and other… Continue reading A foreign assessment of NZ’s contribution to the Islamic State

Sydney siege ‘elephant in the room’

Quran 22:58. And those who emigrated for the cause of God and then were killed or died – God will surely provide for them a good provision. This is ordinary Islam. “Imran Patel, 25, appeared in Auckland District Court yesterday on a charge of threatening behaviour following a dispute around the Avondale Islamic Centre in… Continue reading Sydney siege ‘elephant in the room’

Charge over row at Auckland mosque

Charge over row at Auckland mosque “Religious leader’s helper in court after alleged threats to Muslim group members.” Quran 9:123 says: O you who have believed, fight those adjacent to you of the disbelievers and let them find in you harshness. Avondale mosque was home and one time employer of Te Amorangi Kireka-Whaanga, leader of… Continue reading Charge over row at Auckland mosque