Jizya


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Jizya

A tax historically imposed on non-Muslims living in under Islamic law. The jizya was levied on a per capita basis and formed a major source of state revenue in some Muslim societies. In exchange for paying the jizya, non-Muslims were not required to pay zakat.
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Quran, 9:4) Historical records indicate that the Prophet Muhammad did not impose the jizya tax upon the Jews; instead, he asked them to observe their obligations under the treaty they made with the Muslims.
Christians within areas held by ISIS are forced to either convert to Islam or pay the jizya, a religious tax on non-Muslims.
Certain militant Islamic groups, however, advocate for the reimposition of the Jizya (10) and the dhimma regulations (Franke 2004, 451-452).
That only occurs by refusal to pay the jizya (ilia bi-manc al-jizya).
The jizya tax paid by non-Muslims living in Islamic states-Hindus, Zoroastrians, and Christians among them--was another temporal burden.
th], shows militants killing two separate groups of Ethiopian Christians for the crime of not paying the jizya tax.
Islamic State jihadists attacked a checkpoint 15 kilometres (nine miles) west of Sirte, killing five members of Brigade 166 belonging to the Libya Dawn group and tasked with protecting the city," brigade spokesman Khaled Abou Jizya said.
It has demanded that Christians living in its territories pay the jizya, a tax on religious minorities dating to early Islamic rule.
Accordingly, Christians, also considered People of the Book, were free to stay in their religion, after giving the jizya and kharaj taxes but were exempt from the zakat that Muslims paid.
Terrorists want us to pay Jizya "tribute" for being Christians or to leave the country," she lamented.
US Defence Secretary Hagel And Iraq's Sunni Defence Minister Khaled Al-Ubeidi (From A Large Arab Tribe) Have Agreed To Mount A Bigger Offensive On The Rogue Caliphate' Of Abu-Bakr Al-Baghdadi, An Ex- Saddam Soldier And A Crook Who Says The Trans-National ISIS Network Will Keep Sacrificing Many Generations Until We Force The Whole World To Become Neo-Salafi Muslim, With Those Resisting To Be Killed And The Ones Who Pay The Jizya To Obey Their Masters As The Slaves Do'
All kufar will have to pay the jizya (protection money) to remain alive.