DPM: Most who take up arms aren’t religious


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  • Sunday, 28 May 2017

KUALA LUMPUR: The two Malay­sians killed in a clash between militants and Philippine security forces in Marawi, Mindanao, were not schooled in Islamic studies, said Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi.

Bernama reported Dr Ahmad Zahid as saying that they had sought a shortcut to heaven by engaging in this so-called jihad.

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