ALLAAH knows the secrets of the Heavens & the earth
In the previous part Battle of Badr (part I)-root cause , ALLAAH, Tabarak wa Ta’ala helped Muslims in success of the caravan of Quraish who expelled Muslims from Mecca their own city. Then Muslims, after the capture of caravan of ibn Hadrami, were trying to capture the big caravan runned by Abu Sufiyan in the retaliation of Quraish illegally occupied the properties Muslims in Mecca…check the rest below
•••>Muslims intended no war as it is clear from ALLAAH, Ta’ala ‘s verse, but they only intended to capture the caravan in the retaliation of Quraish illegally occupied their properties & expeltion from Mecca. But it is Abu Jahl who intended to make war even after Abu Sufiyan escaped and their caravan was safe.
ALLAAH knows best