Press Shia – An association made up of Sunni and Shi’ah scholars declared any normalization of relations with the Zionist regime as a betrayal of religion, the Islamic ummah and humanity.
Press Shia – In a statement issued after their central council’s weekly meeting, the Association of Muslim Scholars of Lebanon discussed the latest political situation in Lebanon and the region.
The group of Sunni and Shi'ah scholars said, “The Palestinian people have fought on the forefront of the battle against the Zionist regime alone, offering many martyrs and wounded [fighters] because the value of freedom that the Palestinians speak of is much higher than their lives.”
They stated, “While history clearly records the courage, dignity and faith of the Palestinian people, the country has bee betrayed by people from up close. The Palestinian are hopeful of the promise of God Almighty – the promise of achieving ultimate victory.”
The Association of Muslim Scholars of Lebanon welcomed and expressed their satisfaction with the massive marches of the Palestinian people, which are being held under the title “The Great March of Return Continues” and noted, “Some Arab rulers betrayed the Palestinian people and engaged tricks and deception against them. This is while all Arabs, Muslims and Christians stand alongside them and support them and the final victory is also very close.”
They condemned any normalization of relations between the Arab countries and the Zionist regime and considered it as a betrayal of the Islamic ummah, religion and humanity especially as it comes amidst the persistence of Zionist enemies in their violations and crimes against the Palestinian people and added, “These actions are taken while the Zionist regime doesn’t hesitate to take any action against the Palestinian people and the noble city of Jerusalem al-Quds.”
The Association of Muslim Scholars of Lebanon also stated, “The Association of Muslim Scholars of Lebanon also supports the actions of the Bahraini scholars in the marches and protests against the normalization of relations with the Zionist regime and also supports the slogan ‘death to Israel and death to the traitors and mercenaries.’”
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