A new situation for Saudi regime is expectable
Beckoned to the execution of Shia cleric Sheikh Nimr Baqir al-Nimr and its fallouts for Saudi rulers adding, “One of the main results of Saudi execution of Sheikh Al-Nimr was awakening the world of the voice of oppressed nation of Saudi Arabia.”
To President Ayatollah hailed the leading role of Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr in reinforcing resistance movement adding Sheikh Al-Nimr had been of the elevated Saudi religious clerics loaded by Muslims and religious thinkers in the region.
To the secretary general of the World Forum for Proximity of the Islamic Schools of Thought the reason behind the execution of Nimr was that the respected cleric always spoke for the oppressed against the regime in Saudi Arabia.
Ayatollah Araki hailed Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr for its attempt in the way of Islam and countering willful stances and policies. To him, the late Sheikh Nimr was a spiritual scholar who always sought dialogue and resisted injustice.
According to Secretary General of the World Forum for Proximity of the Islamic Schools of Thought, Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr’s martyrdom would pave the way for the final abolishment of the Saudi kingdom, the Lebanese resistance movement said.
Saudi Arabia has executed Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr along 46 other people in defiance of international calls for the release of the prominent Shia cleric and other jailed political dissidents in the kingdom.
Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr , a critic of the Riyadh regime, was shot by Saudi police and arrested in 2012 in the Qatif region of Shia-dominated Eastern Province, which was the scene of peaceful anti-regime demonstrations at the time.
He was charged with instigating unrest and undermining the kingdom’s security, making anti-government speeches and defending political prisoners. He had rejected all the charges as baseless
In 2014, a Saudi court sentenced Sheikh Nimr to death, provoking widespread global condemnations. The sentence was upheld last March by the appeal court of Saudi Arabia.
A ceremony was held at the Islamic Center of England in London to commemorate prominent Shia cleric Sheikh Nimr Baqir al-Nimr, whose recent execution by the Saudi regime drew worldwide condemnation.
A large number of Muslim scholars, clerics, academic figures and others took part at the ceremony. Speakers at the ceremony also condemned the execution of sheikh Nimr saying the Saudi regime, which is backed by Western governments, has no respect for human rights.