The connection between Islamic charities and the funding of Jihadist terrorism has been well-established around the world.
From the UAE to Kenya, to Great Britain to Canada, to the USA, numerous Islamic charities have been found to fund Jihad.
Here on SFW we have explained the basis in Shariah and the system of zakat for that activity. In short, Islamic charities fund Jihad because Islamic law compels it.
It’s pretty simple actually.
It comes as no surprise when the Islamic community whines and complains about the scrutiny of its charitable organizations, as illustrated in this article from the Independent. When reading, keep in mind that dozens of Islamic charities have been found to fund Jihad…