It is a major theme of this blog, that much of what most commentators call Arab nationalism, Jihad, radical Islam or Islamic terrorism, is actually disguised Marxism-Leninism.
Note this cover from a 1972 book on the “Palestinian Resistance” by French terrorism expert Gerard Chaliand.
Look closely at the book the Palestinian soldier is reading. Is that a picture of Mohammed, or of …..?
This is not the Koran he is reading. Almost certainly the Thoughts of Chairman Mao.