Saturday, September 20, 2014
Video: Iraq crISIS - Is the Khilafah Re-established?
Islam's Requirements for Khilafah State - Hizb ut-Tahrir America
The "Islamic State in Iraq & Sham" (ISIS) group announced the re-establishment of the Khilafah in some areas of Iraq & Syria on Sunday June 29th the first day of Ramadan. The group appointed Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi (the leader of ISIS) as the Khalifah and changed its name from ISIS to "Islamic State" (IS). Later IS requested the Muslims to give bayah to Al-Baghdadi.
In light of these developments Hizb ut Tahrir -- America organized a lecture followed by iftar on Friday July 11th to discuss this announcement, its legitimacy and what constitutes an Islamic State (Khilafah).
For the video of the Question & Answer Session please visit http://youtu.be/YY61ZMqltHc