Example sentences for: islamist

How can you use “islamist” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Delegations of violent Islamist extremists came from all the groups represented in Bin Ladin's Islamic Army Shura.

  • Although he apparently did not attract attention for extreme Islamist beliefs or activities while in the United States, KSM plunged into the anti-Soviet Afghan jihad soon after graduating from college.

  • By the late 1980s, the Egyptian Islamist movement-badly battered in the government crackdown following President Sadat's assassination-was centered in two major organizations: the Islamic Group and the Egyptian Islamic Jihad.

  • Instead, in a number of cases their rulers sought to buy off local Islamist movements by ceding control of many social and educational issues.

  • The extreme Islamist version of history blames the decline from Islam's golden age on the rulers and people who turned away from the true path of their religion, thereby leaving Islam vulnerable to encroaching foreign powers eager to steal their land, wealth, and even their souls.

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