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Iranian President Ahmadinejad Calls for Economic Jihad




Shariah Finance Watch
April 10, 2011
Tehran, Iran

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has highlighted the importance of naming the current Iranian calendar year as “The Year of Economic Jihad.”

Ahmadinejad said on Sunday that economic jihad should be realized in every aspect of all Iranian’s lives, the president’s official website reported.

SFW readers may recall that in November of 2009, Ahmadinejad addressed the 57-nation Organization of the Islamic Conference (OIC) economic summit and called for the replacement of free market capitalism with a system of Islamic economics:

http://www.shariahfinancewatch.org/blog/2009/11/12/iranian-president-mahmoud-ahmadinejad-blasts-free-market-capitalism-at-oic-economic-conference/

Now, here is the link to the official Iranian press TV’s web site detailing Ahmadinejad’s latest call for economic jihad:

http://www.presstv.ir/detail/172938.html


 

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