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2021-10-09 Afghanistan
Suicide bomber kills at least 100 at Shi'ite mosque in northern Afghanistan after string of ISIS-K attacks as country descends further into chaos in wake of US withdrawal
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Posted by Skidmark 2021-10-09 00:00|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [397 views ]  Top
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#1 R2P screeching bullsh*t "We gotta go back" from all the usual suspects in 3-2-1...
Posted by M. Murcek  2021-10-09 00:28||   2021-10-09 00:28|| Front Page Top

#2 And no Americans were killed?

That's all that matters.
Posted by Omomolet Phutch9064 2021-10-09 01:36||   2021-10-09 01:36|| Front Page Top

#3 Hopefully we can keep it that way OP.
Posted by Besoeker 2021-10-09 07:46||   2021-10-09 07:46|| Front Page Top

#4 Hooray!! the sunni and shia are at it again and we win!
Posted by irish rage boy  2021-10-09 08:46||   2021-10-09 08:46|| Front Page Top

#5 1500 years of Muslim Unity™
Posted by Frank G 2021-10-09 08:51||   2021-10-09 08:51|| Front Page Top

#6 “ Shiites believe the Prophet Mohammed should have been succeeded by his son-in-law, Imam Ali, and leadership of the Muslim world should pass through the prophet's descendants. Sunnis don't believe the leadership of the Muslim world should necessarily pass through hereditary succession.”
Posted by Vinegar Prince of the French3876 2021-10-09 12:41||   2021-10-09 12:41|| Front Page Top

#7 “ leading stream of Islam in Sunni Saudi Arabia, is extremely anti-Shiite, since certain Shiite practices conflict with Wahhabi Islamic practice. These include grave visitation and inordinate reverence for the Prophet and his family.” We can only hope the Saudi’s kill the Shiite sect. Notice how similar Shiite is to Sh1t?
Posted by Vinegar Prince of the French3876 2021-10-09 12:46||   2021-10-09 12:46|| Front Page Top

#8 Shite
Posted by Threrens Chiling4839 2021-10-09 12:50||   2021-10-09 12:50|| Front Page Top

#9  “ leading stream of Islam in Sunni Saudi Arabia, is extremely anti-Shiite,

As I recall, the oil is under the Shiite part. If they were allowed to think themselves equal, they might start getting ideas about who should profit from its extraction.
Posted by trailing wife 2021-10-09 13:51||   2021-10-09 13:51|| Front Page Top

#10 AFAIK, Hazaras are the principal minority associated with Shiism in Afghanistan. They're said to be descended from Mongol invaders. I thought Islam was supposed to turn the meek into stone killers. Obviously failed with the Hazaras.

TBH, though, what's equally likely is that their Mongol conqueror forebears converted so they wouldn't have to conduct a root and branch extermination of the Muslim subjects they ruled over. Hard to shear a bunch of dead sheep. Same reason Henry of Navarre became a Catholic. Whatever the merits of Tengrism as an aid to morale in wartime, Herat is worth a shahadah.
Posted by Zhang Fei 2021-10-09 15:24||   2021-10-09 15:24|| Front Page Top

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