The organization explains the new initiative by the fact that it wants to replace “the tyrannical monetary system imposed on the Muslims, which has led to their oppression”
The Islamic State terrorist group announced on Thursday that they are intending to have their own currency, gold, silver or copper coins, which will be used on the territories which are under their control in Syria and Iraq, AFP informs.
With the will of Allah, different coins will be made out of gold, silver and copper
Islamic State (IS)
Release (posted on jihadist forums)
The organization explains the new initiative by the fact that it wants to replace „the tyrannical monetary system imposed on the Muslims, which has led to their oppression”, and their objective is that of liberating the Muslims of „the mercantilism and satanic economic oppression”, shows the release.
In the photos published by the IS, the coins appear having „The Islamic State” and „caliphate” along with the weight and value printed on one side. Symbols such as the Al-Aqsa mosque and Jerusalem also appear on various currencies.