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Who leads Islam?

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Wiki User
09/13/2011

No one leads Islam for over a hundred years since the last khilafa in Turkey fell.

Answer:

- as a religion there is no officially leader for Muslims. Muslims follow the orders of their Holy book " Quran" and the sunna (practices, teachings, habits, approvals, disapprovals) of their prophet Mohammed.Their are many Islamic scholar who teaches Muslims these two sources.

- As a government: The Islamic Union (Khilafa) continued for more than 1200 years. It consisted of all now a days countries from China to Morocco.The president of this government was considered the poltical leader of Muslims.But the government was failed after the first world war.And the states of the country splitted to independent countries.