The Grand Imam of al-Azhar, Prof. Ahmad At-Tayyeb condemned in the strongest terms the terrorism of the Zionist entity and its disgraceful violations against the people of Sheikh Jarrah in Jerusalem. This came after the legitimate protests organized by the Palestinians following the attempts of the Zionist entity to rape and rob the homes of Palestinians living in the neighborhood and forcibly displace its residents and disperse the peaceful demonstrations by force of arms and assault them, which resulting in numerous casualties.
It is worth mentioning that the Grand Imam said through his official page on Facebook that Barging into Al-Aqsa Mosque is a violation of the sanctity of the peaceful prayers while stressing his condemnation of the armed assaults that took place in Sheikh Jarrah peaceful protesters. He added that this is brutal Zionist Terrorism amid Shameful International Silence.
Moreover, At-Tayyeb asserted that the institution of Al-Azhar, including students and scientists, are in full solidarity with the people of Palestine against the Zionist entity and consistently praying for them.