Abdullah Azzam : would he have endorsed 9/11?
Muhammad Haniff Hassan
Mohamed Redzuan Salleh
Date of Issue2009
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
According to Al Qaeda, attacking Westerners, such as in the case of September 11, is theologically permissible. However, a study shows this view being contradicted by primary sources that belong to Abdullah Azzam, the father of Arab Afghans and founder of Mujahideen Service Bureau that metamorphosed into Al Qaeda after his death.
RSIS Commentaries ; 030/09