Abdullah Azzam

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Sheikh Abdullah Azzam (1941 in the Palestinian territories-1989) was an Islamic fundamentalist fully committed to jihad.

He wanted Islam to provide prevalent throughout the entire world and had declared, "The Jihad in Afghanistan will broaden until the entire world will be conquered because Allah has promised the victory to Islam."[1]

Dr. Azzam was an expert in Islamic jurisprudence (fiqh)[2]. He received his doctorate in Islam from Al-Azhar University (seminary) in 1973.

He is an associate of Saifullah Shaykh Usama bin Laden, Sheik Dr. Omar Abdul-Rahman, and Sheikh Dr. Ayman Zawahiri.


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