violence

In Islam violence is not prohibited it is conditional. With the condition being that it is to be used against an aggressor or combatant. Which is someone who initiates fighting against a believer.

Qur’an 2:190 Fight in the way of Allah THOSE WHO FIGHT YOU but do not transgress limits. Indeed. Allah does not like transgressors.

Arabic:وَقَاتِلُوا فِي سَبِيلِ اللَّهِ الَّذِينَ يُقَاتِلُونَكُمْ وَلَا تَعْتَدُوا إِنَّ اللَّهَ لَا يُحِبُّ الْمُعْتَدِينَ

Someone who initiates fighting against a believer puts him or her on the DEFENSE. The intent  therefore, should always be to DEFEND ones-self or another. Which is the opposite of an unjust use of violence.

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