Message of hope Important to Defeat Extremism

Message of hope Why do ‘believers’ kill in the name of God? Why do they rejoice in holy war and the taking of human life? What drives them to hate their enemies and terrorise non-believers? Does the ‘rigidity’ of belief encourage extremist behaviour? asked Saad Haif in his article in Daily Times on December 27. Hafiz wrote that there is growing realization that the struggle against extremism cannot succeed by military means alone but also with education, healthcare, economic development and the values of democracy. Religious extremism and radicalism are a socio-economic challenge as much as they are a security problem. In his Daily Times article Hafiz mentioned that, if vulnerable states are unable to educate their children or provide healthcare and jobs they will ...
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