Moroccan Salafists slam French 'crusade' in Mali

Expatica Netherlands 18 January 2013

Salafist leaders in Morocco have condemned the French military intervention in Mali, calling it a "Zionist crusade" and labelling all Muslims who participate in it "ungodly."

"No Islamic state should provide facilities, such as the use of airspace, to non-Muslims against a Muslim state. It is forbidden by Islam," wrote Omar Haddouchi, a well-known Salafist, on his Facebook page late on Wednesday. (continue reading...)