Druze council | Doha Magazine
Thursday 06 August 2020 - 16 Dhul Hijjah 1441
His Eminence Sheikh Naeem Hasan participated in the funeral of the martyr Alaa Abu Fakhr and received condolences


His Eminence Sheikh Aql of the Druze monotheistic faith (Tawhid), Sheikh Naim Hassan, headed a delegation from the community's elders, in the mass national funeral held by the Progressive Socialist Party, the Lebanese National Revolution, and the people of Choueifat and Jabal for the martyr Alaa Abu Fakhr with the participation of several figures and huge crowds of citizens.
The prayer was preceded by a speech for his Eminence who said, "Our loss today is for one who is considered a martyr of the nation and we hope that the incident will become a lesson to the beginning and the end of violence, we pray for safety of our country, and for wisdom to the people in responsibility, which is responsibility of the national good of the independent state and the just rule."
"On this occasion, which became like a national wedding, and with our religious, spiritual and patriotic responsibility, we strictly prohibit shooting on citizens."
In conclusion, we ask from God Almighty to bless the deceased with his mercy and generosity.
Then his Eminence started praying on the body.
On the other hand, his Eminence received condolences to the martyr Alaa Abu Fakhr from several figures, most notably from the Grand Mufti of Lebanon Sheikh Abdul Latif Darian and Deputy Chairman of the Supreme Islamic Shiite Council Sheikh Ali Al-Khatib.