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Tony Blair’s sister converts to Islam, calls for the destruction of Israel

Laura Booth, sister-in-law of former British prime minister Tony Blair, has called on Lebanon, Jordan and Egypt to invade Israel.

No stranger to Middle Eastern politics, she sailed to Gaza in the flotilla protest.

At a rally in London Trafalgar’s Square, she proclaimed “We say here today to you, Israel, we see your crimes and we loathe your crimes. And to us your nation does not exist, because it is a criminal injustice against humanity. We want to see Lebanon, Jordan and Egypt go to the borders and stop this now.”

She recently has converted to Islam. She now covers her head with a hijab or scarf when she leaves home, has given up alcohol and visits a mosque when she can.

The 43-year-old mother of two says she had a religious awakening during a visit to a shrine in the Iranian holy city of Qom.


“I sat down and felt this shot of spiritual morphine, just absolute bliss and joy,” she said. The former reality TV contestant decided to convert immediately upon her return to Britain. “I always felt that the ummah [Muslim community] is a very loving, peaceful place and I am proud to be a member of it.”

She says she has stopped eating pork, reads the Koran every day and has not ruled out wearing a burka in the future.

“I also haven’t had a drink in 45 days, the longest period in 25 years,” she said. “The strange thing is that since I decided to convert I haven’t wanted to touch alcohol, and I was someone who craved a glass of wine or two at the end of a day.”

Booth works for Press TV, the English-language Iranian news channel.

  • http://AddaURLtothiscomment arun

    That is the trouble with Islam, always wanting to destroy something or another , harmless idols which give us a lot of pleasure, unlike non existent Allah who takes our freedoms away.

  • http://AddaURLtothiscomment bluebuss

    i guess she is unaware of tony blairs faith foundation that brings faith “together”. problematic since he also was middle east liason – this family clearly has taken a side. the palastinian side. and personally, i think that “lady” needs a glass of wine.

  • http://AddaURLtothiscomment Varados

    Oh boy, more thought crimes from a vacant-minded anthropoid.

  • http://AddaURLtothiscomment Ernest

    Muslims should let converts know that the only way out of Islam is death. If converts don’t know that or if they are not told this fast then one of the most important information was left out on purpose!

    This just proves that Islam is a cult and not a religion.

    They never talk about what happens to people who leave Islam. Maybe they should, because converts will think twice about converting to Islam.

    Wow, she stopped drinking! Other people have stopped drinking without converting to Islam. She stopped drinking only to become a Muslim hating the rest of mankind. Once again the negativity outweighs the positivity! Only in Islam can barbarianism this happen.

  • http://AddaURLtothiscomment Pixie

    Hmmm, she is a member of a “loving peaceful community” who hates Jews and wants them dead?

  • http://AddaURLtothiscomment taufiq


  • http://AddaURLtothiscomment Muhammad Akbar

    All of you who are commenting harsh about Islam I just can invite you to read about Islam before commenting, We(muslims) don’t hate any of the nation of world but we hate their crimes against Muslim community they are doing in all over the world. It is very easy to cretecise Islam but you are not thinking about that why so much people are changing their faith to Islam it must be think…..

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