The Lebanese resistance movement Hezbollah has called on Saudi Arabia to stop the spread of Takfiri ideology in the Middle East.
“Saudi Arabia bares primary responsibility for preventing the spread of this ideology,” Hezbollah Secretary General Seyyed Hassan Nasrallah said during a speech at a ceremony on the occasion of Muharram at Sayyed al-Shuhadaa complex in the southern suburb of the Lebanese capital, Beirut, on Monday, Lebanese media reported.
Nasrallah further said terror activities by the Takfiris are rooted in a “Wahhabist mentality,” warning that the terrorists are misrepresenting the nature of Islam.
“What is happening today is the biggest distortion of Islam in history,” he stressed, adding that Takfiri terrorism poses “a threat to Islam as a religion [as well as] its principles and values.”
He further noted that the crimes perpetrated by the terrorists are unprecedented in history, saying, “This pushes non-Muslims away from Islam, because the (Takfiri) method presents Muslims as a savage and bloodthirsty grou