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The Muslim Brotherhood


aka al-Ikhwan al-Musliman

Founded 1928 in Egypt by teacher Hassan al-Banna, al-Ikhwan (the Brotherhood) is an organization dedicated to the restoration of the Caliphate and Sharia the Islamic code of justice. They believe that only a retreat from the taint of Westernization and secularism will restore the Islamic world its rightful inheritance.

Founding Date:

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Abdullah Azzam
1941 24-Nov-1989 Gatekeeper of the Jihad
Hassan al-Banna
14-Oct-1906 12-Feb-1949 Founder of The Muslim Brotherhood
Mohamed Morsi
Head of State
20-Aug-1951   President of Egypt, 2012-13
Sayyid Qutb
9-Oct-1906 29-Aug-1966 Muslim Brotherhood philosopher
Ayman al-Zawahiri
19-Jun-1951   Founder, Islamic Jihad

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