Moral equivalency alert: can you imagine any Christian cleric, under any circumstances, telling people to slaughter someone for Christmas? Can you imagine a Buddhist monk doing so? Yet statements like this from Muslim clerics are so numerous that the world hardly notices. From MEMRITV, with thanks to the Constantinopolitan Irredentist:
Following are excerpts from an interview given by Sunni Cleric, Abd Al-Karim Abd Al-Razzaq, the Imam of Omar Al Mukhtar Mosque in Baghdad that was broadcast on Al-Jazeera TV (Qatar) on November 22, 2005:
Razzaq: I say to the Iraqis whoever cannot slaughter (a sheep) on the Feast of Sacrifice, should take and American soldier and slaughter him.