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    • Yonatan
    • 02.03.10 | 13:01 (IST)

    What fuels Iranian extremism is not Israel, nor the US, nor anything else but the religion of Islam. Anyone who believes in Islam and wishes to live according to all the tenets the Koran and the Hadith must be extremist and support violence against the non-Islamic world - in other words, be like Iran, the Hezbollah, al-Qaeda and the Taliban. Those Moslems who are "moderate" are simply not living according to the Koran, either out of ignorance or out of convenience. Islam cannot be "reformed", as long as the Koran is its basis. And since Islam cannot exist without the Koran, it is unreformable. The logical conclusion must be: The world cannot live in peace as long as the religion of Islam exists.

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