Press Shia Agency – The head of the Islamic Seminaries of Iran expressed his condolences on the demise of the late Hajj Mustafa Yasin, the father-in-law of Sayyid Hasan Nasrallah, the secretary-general of Hezbollah, to His Eminence and his family.

Press Shia – Ayatollah Alireza Arafi, the head of the Islamic Seminaries of Iran, offered his condolences in the message on the death of the father-in-law of Hujjat al-Islam Sayyid Hasan Nasrallah, the secretary-general of Lebanon’s Hezbollah Islamic Resistance group.
 
 
The text of the message is as follows:
 
 
“… Those who, when an affliction visits them, say, ‘Indeed we belong to God and to Him do we indeed return’” [The Holy Quran 2:156]
 
 
Hujjat al-Islam wal-Muslimin Sayyid Hasan Nasrallah
The revered secretary-general of Lebanon’s Hezbollah 
 
 
With greetings and benedictions,
 
 
With respect, the news of the death of the honourable father of your wife, the late Hajj Mustafa Yasin, has caused me sorrow and regret. I offer my condolences on this tragedy to you and your respected family. I pray to God Almighty to grant His extensive divine forgiveness and mercy upon this deceased person and I pray for him and for the health, beautiful patience and great reward for the other surviving members of his family.
 
 
Alireza Arafi
Director of the Islamic Seminaries of Iran
24 January 2018
 
 
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