Zawahiri likens Kashmir to Palestine
In the new video, Al-Qaeda chief Ayman al-Zawahiri has criticized Arab countries for supporting India on the Jammu and Kashmir issue. In his video, he made fierce rhetoric against India, comparing Kashmir to Palestine. In his video, Zawahiri has targeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi, comparing Israel and India. The video also shows people protesting in support of hijab and victims of communal violence.
Called Kashmir a battle of Muslims
In his video, Zawahiri has described the battle of Kashmir as a fight of Muslims. Not only this, in this video of Zawahiri, inciting violence in India and inciting the people of Kashmir to take up arms. The video was released by As-Sahab, the media wing of Al-Qaeda. The video also shows the scene of violence at Delhi’s Jamia University in protest against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA).
Ayman al-Zawahiri wants to spread terror in India
In 2014, Al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri announced the formation of AQIS. India-born Asim Umar was made its chief. Its purpose is to conduct jihad against the governments of India, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Myanmar and Bangladesh. Zawahiri has already released a video and appealed to the people of Kashmir to take up arms.