Dr Roy Casagranda sheds lights on the Muslim conquest of Jerusalem with comparing it to the Crusaders atrocities.
The story speaks volumes on Muslim war ethics and attitude towards humans in general, their property and their rights.
In several occasions Muslim were accepted with open arms even by non-Muslims because of the justice they have brought with them because of the firm belief they had which had as a consequence a sense of important responsibility and accountability in this world.
Compared to the state of the Muslim ummah today, what can we say? Do we follow the same path or do we lack that imaan and conviction our predecessors had?
This is one of the many questions we should ask ourselves in the effort to diagnose and treat our shortcomings as a community.