Abdullah Azzam Page

“Every Moslem on earth should unsheathe his sword and fight to liberate Palestine. The Jihad is not limited to Afghanistan. Jihad means fighting. You must fight in any place you can get. Whenever Jihad is mentioned in the Holy Book, it means the obligation to fight.”

- Abdullah Azzam

Source/Notes: Abdullah Assam: The Man Before Osama Bin Laden - Jihad
Ahmed Yassin Page

“Sons of Islam everywhere, the jihad is a duty - to establish the rule of Allah on earth and to liberate your countries and yourselves from America's domination and its Zionist allies, it is your battle - either victory or martyrdom.”

- Ahmed Yassin

Mohammed Omar Page

“I am ready to sacrifice everything in completing the unfinished agenda of our noble jihad... until there is no bloodshed in Afghanistan and Islam becomes a way of life for our people.”

- Mohammed Omar

Abu Bakr Page

“Jihad is obligatory for the Muslims.”

- Abu Bakr

Abu Bakr Page

“The people who abandon Jihad fall a victim to humility and degradation.”

- Abu Bakr


Abu Bakar Bashir Page

“You are right, but the weakness does not come from the millions of Muslims in the world. They do not mind being radical, they have no fear to speak out and to protest and to jihad.”

- Abu Bakar Bashir

Tom Brokaw Page

“What I think is highly inappropriate is what's going on across the Internet, a kind of political jihad against Dan Rather and CBS News that's quite outrageous.”

- Tom Brokaw

Patty Hearst Page

“And you probably remember all of those papers and documents that they had published in the newspapers. And, you know, when you look at that, it really was their own little jihad that they had going. It just wasn't taken very seriously then.”

- Patty Hearst

Arthur Hertzberg Page

“Jewish fundamentalism is teaching that Jews can fight with guns and with civil war, against being relocated off the West Bank, and disobey the orders of their government. That is the call to jihad, to several kinds of jihad.”

- Arthur Hertzberg

Moshe Katsav Page

“Iran stands behind a substantial number of terrorist actions against us, together with Hizballah and the Islamic Jihad. It pretends to care for the Palestinians.”

- Moshe Katsav


Aslan Maskhadov Page

“A foreign ideology cannot be introduced into Chechnya - were it through an Arab or al-Qaeda. Our experience is rich and long enough for us to be Muslims and know what jihad is.”

- Aslan Maskhadov

Michael Medved Page

“The truth about Hamas and Islamic Jihad is that they don't prevent Israel from existing or even flourishing, they prevent Palestine from coming into existence.”

- Michael Medved

Marvin Olasky Page

“Many American Muslims are peaceful and define jihad primarily as an internal struggle to improve.”

- Marvin Olasky

Ralph Peters Page

“Jihad expands Islam's domain by any means available.”

- Ralph Peters

Ahmed Yassin Page

“Days will prove that the assassination policy will not finish the Hamas. Hamas leaders wish to be martyrs and are not scared of death. Jihad will continue and the resistance will continue until we have victory, or we will be martyrs.”

- Ahmed Yassin


Ahmed Yassin Page

“Our Jihad will remain on Palestinian soil that is wide and large.”

- Ahmed Yassin

Ahmed Yassin Page

“The so-called peace path is not peace and it is not a substitute for jihad and resistance.”

- Ahmed Yassin