The poster says: “‘So strike [them] upon the necks and strike from them every fingertip’ Al Anfal Verse 12”
Al Anfal Verse 12 is Qur’an 8:12. The Islamic State is saying that if it does carry out a jihad massacre at the World Cup, it will be fulfilling a Qur’anic command. Can any moderate Muslim spokesman in the West kindly explain how they are misunderstanding this verse?
“‘Kill them all’: ISIS thugs call on fanatics to launch attacks at the World Cup in chilling new propaganda,” by Julian Robinson, MailOnline, May 5, 2018:
ISIS thugs have called on their supporters to launch attacks at the World Cup in chilling new online propaganda.
The terror group’s latest poster, showing a knife set on a red back ground in front of a football stadium in Russia, comes with a French caption translated as ‘Kill them all’.
It is the latest in a series of ISIS threats made against football’s showpiece tournament, which kicks off on June 14 in Moscow.
The poster was released by a French ISIS-linked group, according to SITE Intelligence, which monitors terror activity.
In April, ISIS warned Russian President Vladimir Putin he will ‘pay the price for killing Muslims’. The poster showed a jihadist emerging from an explosion and holding an AK-47 aloft, with a packed football arena in the background.
President Putin can be seen on the left of the image with a black and orange target aiming straight at him.
Across the poster is written; ‘Russia 2018. Putin you disbeliever. You will pay the price for killing Muslims.’…