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In the name of God

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Alternate title:Holy word, holy war
Summary:By detailing key incidents ranging from the Dawson's Field hijackings to the Luxor massacre, this program charts the ever-widening holy war that is pitting Islamists against Zionists and the Arab world against the West. The Kach Party's Noam Federman; Bassam abu Sharif, founder of the Palestine Democratic Party; Abdel Aziz Rantisi and Sheikh Ahmad Yassin, operational and spiritual leaders of Hamas; Sheikh Jamal Khatab and Sheikh Fadlallah, spiritual leaders of Lebanese al Qaeda and Hezbollah; former Jewish Underground leader Yehuda Etzion; and former PFLP hijacker Leila Khaled are featured, as are former prime minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu and Conor Gearty, expert in human rights law.
Contributor:Korn, Daniel
Hawes, Charlie
Pigott-Smith, Tim
Provider:3BM Television (Firm)
Discovery Networks Europe
Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:New Jersey
Topical subjects:Terrorism
Terrorism -- Religious aspects
Genre:Documentary television programs
Credits:Narrator, Tim Pigott-Smith. Music composed and performed by Evelyn Glennie and Greg Malcangi ; photography, Nigel Meakin, Tony Poole ; editor, Paul Rapley ; producer, Charlie Hawes ; written and directed by Daniel Korn.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Religion
Government, Law, Politics
War, Military
Films@UM Browse terms:Religion, Philosophy
Government, Law, Politics
War and International Conflicts
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