Saudi: Jinn converts to Islam on Twitter

Jinn Travolta

Jinn Habibi, who has a Twitter account, has reportedly been converted to Islam by a self-proclaimed spiritual healer through a series of tweets. The healer published the conversation, which some say is fabricated. In it, Habibi proclaims “my conversion to Islam at the hands of the sheikh. I testify that there is only one God and Muhammad is the messenger of God.” Habibi’s previous beliefs are unknown.

According to Islamic belief, jinn are non-corporeal – created from “smokeless fire” by God – and can choose to be Muslim, Christian, atheist or even Scientologist.

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Blair: U.S. Should Cooperate With Russia, China Against Radical Islam

Tony Blair
Former PM Blair said that on the question of Islamic fundamentalist, “there is a complete identity of interest between East and West.”
Former Prime Minister Tony Blair said today that Britain and the U.S. “should be prepared to reach out and cooperate with the East, and in particular, Russia and China” to stand against radical Islam, and back “revolution” in countries such as Iran.

Blair said “this struggle between what we may call the open-minded and the closed-minded” will determine whether the 21st century will be peaceful.

Read the full story at The Independent.