Man Haron Monis, also known as Sheikh Haron and formerly Manteghi Boroujerdi, was named by Australian authorities as the lone-gunman who held several people hostage in a café in Sydney’s central business district.
Message of ‘peace’
Monis posted the following on his website on the same day he entered the Sydney café: “Islam is the religion of peace, that’s why Muslims fight against the oppression and terrorism of USA and its allies including UK and Australia.
“If we stay silent towards the criminals we cannot have a peaceful society. The more you fight with crime, the more peaceful you are.
“Islam wants peace on the Earth, that’s why Muslims want to stop terrorism of America and its allies. When you speak out against crime you have taken one step towards peace.”
Convert to Sunni Islam
Monis, an Iranian refugee and former self-styled Shia cleric…
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