Kabarindotimur.id reported a press conference of Spirit of Al-Aqsa along with several other social institutions Wednesday (21/03) that has been held a meeting among Muslim Scholars and Preachers at Cikini Jakarta. The meeting aims to optimize the role of Muslims Scholars and preachers in carrying out their obligations towards Baitul Maqdis.
Bakhtiar Nasir, President of Spirit of Al-Aqsa and leader of AQL foundation, explained that in the conference was also present DR. Nawwaf Takruri, Chair of the Diaspora Palestine Scholars Association, DR. Wasfhi Assyria Abu Zaid Al-Mishri, Member of the Union of International Muslim Scholars, and many scholars and preacher from the archipelago.
The site reported that the meeting calls on all nations of Indonesia, and all the activists of the Palestinian cause to support and defend Palestine to their last breath. Because Al-Aqsa Mosque is embodied in the Holy Qur’an and also the obligation of the Ummah to defend his brother under the rule of colonization.
The Palestinian scholars attended the meeting has thanked the Indonesians for their support to Palestinians against colonialism and oppression. While many Arab countries are silent but Indonesia does not remain silent in defending Palestinian cause.
The scholar explained the conditions on the ground that the Palestinian people – not only from among the youth but also the ladies – continue to fight and will not stop defending Al-Aqsa Mosque.
It was explained that amidst hopes that are almost lost, aid from people in Asia continues to come especially from Malaysia and Indonesia.
According to H. Oke Setiadi, MSc. who attended the meeting in his capacity as Secretary-General Matlaul Anwar and Secretary General of Aspac Palestine, explained that among the important things achieved in the meeting was the formation of a committee chaired by H. Oke Setiadi, MSc, to form a larger forum by inviting scholars and preachers throughout the archipelago (i7).