Islam, Jihaad, Thou shalt not kill,Religion of Peace or terror? Three dead as woman beheaded in knife attack at French church! REUTERS in the Hindu, Oct.29, 2020.
(In the pic: A relative of a knife attacked in Niece, France cries aloud!)
What does JIHAD in Islam mean? To kill your neighbor whom you should LOVE? NO, it is an exhortation to fight hatred in oneself, "Thou shalt not kill!” to become a loving person.
Today’s Islamist terrorists have turned it upside down, to wipe out those who disagree with their craze, their pursuit to make their religious adherents the most numerous in the world. This is equivalent to ‘war-mongering’, encouraging violence through “cut-throat” metods, beheading enimies. This is what is happening in France.
Wipe out ‘Death penality’, Pope
French President Macron has stood up firmly against it, More strongly Francis Pappa has gone to the extant of wiping out ‘Death penality’ itself.
Freedom of speech is not a call to take up sword. Its' world renourned advocate is French philosopher Rousseau who said: “I will go to death to death to defend your RIGHT to say or write what you are convinced of, even when I may not agree ONE BIT with what you say!”
He never advocated physical violence, resorting to the sword to cut the throats of those who disagree or blood dhed. “An eye for an eye will only make the whole world BLIND!”
But how to make the present day Islamist terrorists SEE, the only way is to educate them, not through their MADARESAS, but through an open system of education. james kottoor, editor ccv.
A relative of a knife attack victim cries in front of the Basilica of Notre-Dame de Nice in Nice on October 29, 2020. | Photo Credit: AFP
Please read below the the Hindu Report!
France raises security threat level to highest, says PM Jean Castex. A knife-wielding attacker shouting “Allahu Akbar” beheaded a woman and killed two other people in a suspected terrorist attack at a church in the French city of Nice on Thursday, police and officials said.
Also read: Saudi man arrested in Jeddah after knife attack on guard at French consulate. Nice's mayor, Christian Estrosi, who described the attack as terrorism, said on Twitter it had happened in or near the city's Notre Dame church and that police had detained the attacker.
Mr. Estrosi said the attacker had shouted the phrase “Allahu Akbar”, or 'God is greatest'.One of the people killed inside the church was believed to be the church warden, Mr. Estrosi said. The attacker kept shouting “Allahu Akbar” even after he had been detained, he added. “The suspected knife attacker was shot by police while being detained, he is on his way to hospital, he is alive,” Mr. Estrosi told reporters.
“Enough is enough,” Mr. Estrosi said. “It's time now for France to exonerate itself from the laws of peace in order to definitively wipe out Islamo-fascism from our territory”.Also read: Two stabbed near Charlie Hebdo's old offices, France opens probe. Security alert raised to highest level.
France has raised the security alert for French territory to the highest level after the knife attack, Prime Minister Jean Castex said.Mr. Castex also told French National Assembly that the government's response to the attack would be firm and implacable. Police said three people were confirmed to have died in the attack and several were injured.
A police source said a woman was decapitated. French politician Marine Le Pen also spoke of a decapitation having occurred in the attack. Mr. Estrosi said the victims had been killed in a “horrible way”.
“The methods match, without doubt, those used against the brave teacher in Conflans Sainte Honorine, Samuel Paty,” he said, referring to a French teacher beheaded earlier this month in an attack in a suburb of Paris. Mr. Estrosi said a woman had tried to escape from inside the church and had fled into a bar opposite the building.Also read: Paris stabbings: Suspect claims prophet caricatures prompted attack
The French anti-terrorist prosecutor's department said it had been asked to investigate the attack. Reuters journalists at the scene said police armed with automatic weapons had put up a security cordon around the church, which is on Nice's Jean Medecin avenue, the city's main shopping thoroughfare. Ambulances and fire service vehicles were also at the scene.
The attack comes while France is still reeling from the beheading earlier this month of French middle school teacher Paty by a man of Chechen origin. The attacker had said he wanted to punish Paty for showing pupils cartoons of the Prophet Muhammad in a civics lesson.It was not immediately clear if Thursday's attack was connected to the cartoons, which Muslims consider to be blasphemous.
Since Paty's killing, French officials — backed by many ordinary citizens — have re-asserted the right to display the cartoons, and the images have been widely displayed at marches in solidarity with the killed teacher.That has prompted an outpouring of anger in parts of the Muslim world, with some governments accusing French leader Emmanuel Macron of pursuing an anti-Islam agenda.
'Britain stands steadfast with France'
Meanwhile, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said the country stood steadfast with France.“I am appalled to hear the news from Nice this morning of a barbaric attack at the Notre-Dame Basilica,” Mr. Johnson said on Twitter in both English and French.
“Our thoughts are with the victims and their families, and the U.K. stands steadfastly with France against terror and intolerance.”