any of several Muslim extremist organizations in the Middle East and the war they wage against perceived threats to the Islamic religion
jihad from jahada 'to strive for a better way of life'
Human rights and islamic jihad are diametrically opposed to each other.
He contends that another islamic jihad member watched the events from an adjacent house.
Hamas has in the past worked to clamp down on factions firing projectiles, like islamic jihad and others.