Religious Leaders Condemn Terrorist Acts: Fiqh Council of North America issues fatwa

Washington — Muslim, Jewish and Christian leaders in the United States have joined together in an interfaith peace-building effort to condemn terrorism and the violence it causes. In supporting this initiative, the Fiqh Council of North America issued a fatwa, or religious edict, saying “there is no justification in Islam for extremism or terrorism.” Merle D. Kellerhals Jr. reports.