Islamist Rebels in Syria Apologize for Mistakenly Beheading Another Islamist Rebel

Rebel commander says accident will be forgiven by God

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Al Qaeda-linked rebels in Syria have apologized for beheading a fellow Islamist rebel on video in what appears to have been a case of mistaken identity.

Beheading videos (some faked) stream out of Syria every day from both the rebel and government sides. But when a recent video was released featuring two fighters from the hardline faction Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIS) holding up a decapitated, bearded head in front of a crowed in Aleppo, it quickly became clear that things had not gone as intended. Members of an allied Islamist rebel faction, Ahrar al-Sham recognized the head as that of one of their commanders, Mohammed Fares, who had gone missing days before.

An ISIS spokesman indicated to The Telegraph that Allah would forgive a man for accidentally beheading a non-infidel.

[The Telegraph]

16 comments
j_woodson
j_woodson

Whoops! Here is a thought stop beheading but that would require common sense... 


SteveRamsay
SteveRamsay

Thanks to davidfilmer I now know explicitly that I am insulting muslims by writing muslims.  I do not feel anything toward an enemy except contempt for all involved with that so called faith.  If anyone has a problem with that contempt, call someone that gives a sh_ _.

If they all disappear from this Earth it would be a far better place, if you like them so much move out of my country.  More mistakes like this should happen every hour.

JustWorld
JustWorld

And this is where we are asked to intervene?! I am really glad that Obama administration doesn't want to touch these conflicts with the 10 foot pole. Until Muslims come out and clearly speak against any of this nonsense, from 72 virgins to fidels vs infidels to terrorism, they are all going to be complicit. Religion is bad no matter which specific one, but Islam really leads the pack. Muslim world needs more Rushdies and Malalas, so that they reach their version of Renaissance and eventually rid themselves of religious zealotry. 

davidfilmer
davidfilmer

People who follow Islam are properly called Muslims, not Islamists.  Muslims find that term offensive.


CrossWinds
CrossWinds

Beheadings by muslims reveals what part of the world the anti-Christ will arise, who will attack Israel, and kill Christians.......

Revelation 20:4........

And I saw thrones, and they sat upon them, and judgment was given unto them: and I saw the souls of them that were beheaded for the witness of Jesus, and for the word of God, and which had not worshipped the beast, neither his image, neither had received his mark upon their foreheads, or in their hands

Bullsgt
Bullsgt

"Allah would forgive a man for accidentally beheading a non-infidel". Really!  Do they make this up as they go along??



sxs0214
sxs0214

@SteveRamsay Do you hold contempt for 1.2 billion people in the world who practice different faith?

devine.jim
devine.jim

@davidfilmer I think Islamic Terrorist is the correct term, stupid Islamic terrorists in this case

devine.jim
devine.jim

@CrossWinds and for halftime let's burn some witches and identify heretics to the inquisition.  Religion is such a fun hobby...

devine.jim
devine.jim

@Bullsgt After you hear no no please don't I am one of you enough you get kinda jaded and all necks start looking alike.

sxs0214
sxs0214

@Bullsgt Yes they do. Some years ago a  Muslim man was sentenced to death for converting to Christianity. In order to escape execution the judge ruled the man was insane because only an insane Muslim would ever convert and in Islam an insane person could not be executed, so his life was spared! 

ObiOrion
ObiOrion

@Bullsgt Must be a very liberal interpretation of the Quran indeed.