Director of Al-Furat Center Meets Grand Ayatollah Shirazi

In the past few days, a delegation from the Al-Furat Center for Development and Strategic Studies, headquartered in the holy city of Karbala, visited the Grand Ayatollah Sayed Sadiq Hussaini Shirazi, in the holy city of Qom in Iran.

In this meeting, Dr. Khalid al-Ardawi, director of Al-Furat Center for Development and Strategic Studies reported on the latest events in Iraq and the Muslim world at the presence of the Grand Ayatollah Shirazi; he also conveyed the love and affection of the Iraqi people, as well as the prayers of the cultural activists in holy Karbala to the Grand Jurist.

In this visit, the Grand Ayatollah Shirazi said:

“Humans are not born great and majestic, and in order to achieve greatness and glory, they must develop a state of sincerity and diligence. I humbly ask all of you to join your efforts and work for a prosperous and powerful Iraq in the future.”

This delegation also met with Sayed Hussain Shirazi, the son of Grand Jurist who examined the situation of Iraq and the region during a detailed discussion. In this meeting, Sayed Hussain Shirazi also emphasized the need for the relationship between Muslims and non-Muslims to develop their countries, provided that this relationship is sound and unpolluted by hypocritical agendas. He further criticized the current situation in the diplomatic stage of the world for its double standards and hypocritical nature.