Sheikh al-Ahmar calls Muslims to support the Palestinians [Archives:2002/09/Local News]

February 25 2002

Sheikh Abdulah bin Hussein al-Ahmar, Parliament Speaker, called on Arab and Islamic leaders to take practical steps to support the Palestinian people on their struggle in the Holy Land.
Sheikh Abdulah bin Hussein al-Ahmar said, at the opening day of al-Quds Trustees Council ‘s meeting in Beirut, that “defending al-Quds is the duty of all Muslims and the Intifada should be supported.”
The Parliament Speaker stressed the importance of Arabic and Islamic media in supporting the Palestinian issue and disclosing the atrocities perpetrated against the defenseless Palestinians.
“Countering the false propaganda spread by the Israel-sponsored international media should be one of the priorities of the Arabic and Islamic media,” he added.