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January 15, 2016

The Wahhabi is the Wasabi of War

The Wahhabi problem is most obvious in Saudi Arabia, which practiced what it preached.
Saudis comprise the largest faction of ISIL and al Qaeda recruits because so many Saudis have been educated in Wahhabi run schools. The Saudi rulers control the clergy, to a point, and do not allow public expressions of anti-Saudi Islamic radical ideas. But many Saudis back ISIL goals (which include replacing the Saudi monarchy), even is many of them do not wish to live under ISIL rule. This ideological mess is something Arab rulers, particularly in Saudi Arabia, have been dealing with since Saudi Arabia was formed in the 1920s. Change comes slowly in religious matters but meanwhile religious zealots Arab oil wealth has paid to create threaten us all. Wars Update: The Solutions Lie Within

Posted by gerardvanderleun at January 15, 2016 10:57 AM. This is an entry on the sideblog of American Digest: Check it out.

Your Say

You say Wahhabi I say Wasabi
You say Ramadi I say Nagasaki
You say Jihadi I say Kamikaze
Wahhabi, Wasabi, Ramadi, Nagasaki, Jihadi, Kamikaze
Let’s call the whole thing off


Posted by: Lands’nGrooves [TypeKey Profile Page] at January 15, 2016 12:05 PM

Strategy Page is even more useful than StratFor.
Clear, to the point, no nonsense.

Posted by: FooDog [TypeKey Profile Page] at January 16, 2016 10:03 PM

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