Protests and Demonstrations
بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم
الحمد لله رب العالمين والصلاة والسلام على نبينا محمد وعلى آله وصحبه أجمعين ، وبعد
From amongst this Ummah, its great scholars and Imams are the most concerning and merciful towards the people and societies. They likewise are the most knowledgeable concerning the true root causes of problems facing the Muslim Ummah as a whole and its Solutions.
The World Bank published a report in 2017 titled “The Toll of War” (referring to the Syrian conflict) and it stated
… Led to large numbers of casualties and forced displacement (between 400,000 and 470,000 estimated deaths and more than half of Syria’s 2010 population (~10m) forcibly displaced), while depressing and disrupting economic activity. From 2011 until the end of 2016, the cumulative losses in gross domestic product (GDP) have been estimated at $226 billion, about four times the Syrian GDP in 2010
How did it all start? The document further states
The Arab Spring protests marked the beginning of a new era in the Arab Republic of Syria. Minor public protests by the Syrian opposition began almost immediately after the initial protests in Cairo in January 2011. The first large demonstrations began two months later in March, and the following months saw a process of escalation as demonstrations spread and increased in size within the country….
Let’s see what the Imams and Scholars of Ahlus-Sunnah, Salafiyyah and the true Ahlul Hadeeth have to say: