By Abid Ullah Jan

ISBN-10: 0973368721

ISBN-13: 9780973368727

ISBN-10: 0973368748

ISBN-13: 9780973368741

The 1st publication that systematically deconstructs the myths in regards to the Taliban, the Sept. 11 terrorist assaults, the 'legitimacy' of the conflict of aggression on Afghnaistan and Al-Qaeda.

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A close 33 34 Afghanistan: The Genesis of the Final Crusade acquaintance of Bush told the New York Times: I think, in [Bush’s] frame, this is what God has asked him to do. 76 Journalist Arnon Regular wrote in Ha’aretz (Israel’s most reputable newspaper), that he has minutes of a meeting among top-level Palestinian leaders, including Prime Minister Mahmoud Abbas. The minutes seem quite detailed, because Regular wrote a long article recounting very specific conversations. The last paragraph of the article reads: According to Abbas, Bush said: ‘God told me to strike at Al-Qaeda and I struck them, and then he instructed me to strike at Saddam, which I did, and now I am determined to solve the problem in the Middle East.

Even if we agree that the early crusaders left their homes on a long march of invasions and needless slaughter only for a defensive war, still the war on Afghanistan was not in self-defense at all. In fact, people in Afghanistan at the time of the attack had no way of menacing the United States from afar since they had Intercontinental Ballistic Missiles (ICBMs) or long-range bombers. Someone in Afghanistan intending to attack the United States had to get to the United States first and acquire the technical know how and ability to carryout the attack.

Crusades were also waged on behalf of Christianity against Islam, not in self-defense as the modern day crusaders argue. Crusaders of the past were, nevertheless, morally far superior to what we have today. They had the courage to call a spade a spade. They never tried to invent lies to justify their religious wars against Islam. The senseless torture by the Crusaders finds a mirror in the sadism of American soldiers. General Boykin and company’s connection to the torture in Afghanistan and Iraq goes far beyond the merely theoretical level.

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