Hizb ut-Tahrir

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Noun1.Hizb ut-Tahrir - the most popular and feared Islamic extremist group in central Asia; advocates `pure' Islam and the creation of a worldwide Islamic state
act of terrorism, terrorism, terrorist act - the calculated use of violence (or the threat of violence) against civilians in order to attain goals that are political or religious or ideological in nature; this is done through intimidation or coercion or instilling fear
Asia - the largest continent with 60% of the earth's population; it is joined to Europe on the west to form Eurasia; it is the site of some of the world's earliest civilizations
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(5) Contemporary scholar and Hizb al-Tahrir sympathizer reza Pankhurst echoes Ibn Khaldun's view, marshalling an impressive list of medieval authorities who defended the necessity of the Caliphate.
The upshot is that he allows us to see what it is that inspires nostalgia for the caliphate within the Muslim Brotherhood, the adherents of the Hizb al-Tahrir and of al-Qaeda, and the supporters of ISIS.
Salafi movements are hardly a new phenomenon in Gaza, with nonviolent social and political groups -- including Hizb al-Tahrir -- operating in Gaza since at least the 1980s.
January 8, 2015 (KHARTOUM) -- The Sudan chapter of the Islamist Hizb al-Tahrir party said that security forces briefly detained nine of its members in Khartoum and other states, after distributing leaflets denouncing the recent constitutional amendments.
Echoing these sentiments, hundreds of hard line Islamists gathered outside the Myanmar Embassy in Jakarta in May 2013 to call for "jihad in Myanmar, " carrying banners declaring "we want to kill Myanmar Buddhists" and "stop genocide in Myanmar." (23) Then, in August 2012, around 1,000 members of the Islamist group Hizb al-Tahrir marched in Jakarta "to show solidarity with the Rohingya who the extremist Buddhists are slaughtering, raping and torturing." (24)
"The Violent Shift in Hizb al-Tahrir's Rhetoric." CTC Sentinel.
A much-feared confrontation between pro-and anti-Syrian parties was averted last Friday in the northern city of Tripoli after the Interior Ministry had banned two rival street demonstrations, one planned by a Muslim fundamentalist party, Hizb al-Tahrir (Liberation Party), in support of the anti-regime protests in Syria, and another planned by pro-Syrian Muslim national and leftist parties in support of Syria.
He held comparatively mainstream Islamist views, working to build the Hizb al-Tahrir group, but after the September 11, 2001, attacks in the United States, he began to issue controversial statements, praising the hijackers as "magnificent".
Recent analysis shows that the following forerunners affected the emergence of al-Da'wa; [3] (1) The reform movements of madrasa in the 1930s, led by Muhammad al-Muzaffar; (2) Islamic movements in Sunni society such as the Muslim Brotherhood and Hizb al-Tahrir; (3) Islamic movements in Shi'i society in Iraq such as Munazzamat al-Shabab al-Muslim [4] and Hizb al-Ja'fari.
In the same vein, Taji-Farouki's examination of the state theory of al-Nabhani never seems likely to cover the founder of Hizb al-Tahrir (the Islamic Liberation Party) in glory: "In exhuming the perceived paradigm of authentic Islamic government, al-Nabhani drew heavily on medieval Sunni juristic theories of the Caliphate...
Some have formed parties such as Jabhat al-Islah and Hizb al-Tahrir. Although they were unsuccessful, Jabhat al-Islah members contested six seats in the Constituent Assembly as independents (the party did not receive an official license until March 2012) in the October 2011 elections.
(9) In the past, China blamed Xinjiang's violence on ETIM, Hizb al-Tahrir (HT), and World Uighur Congress leader Rebia Kadeer, but China never implicated other countries, and especially not its "all weather friend." (10)