Miscellaneous topics- Fatawa- Miscellanous topics- Current issues- Fatwa 5: What does the Islamic law (Shar'e) say in killing civilians?

2014-02-09

Question:

Dear Dr. Nabulsi

What does the Islamic law (Shar'e) say in killing civilians?

Thank you

Answer

It is not permissible to kill civilians using any method, regardless of their national, ethnic or religious backgrounds. I have stressed this hundreds of times in my lectures.

Dr. Mohammed Rateb Al Nabulsi