Saudi King representative: We will always side with Lebanon and moderate Muslims

SEPTEMBER 16, 2014 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) Representative of Saudi King Abdullah Bin Abdul Aziz, Suleiman Bin Abdullah Bin Abi Khair, on Tuesday hailed the election of Mufti Abdullatif Daryan as the Grand Mufti of the Lebanese Republic, confirming that Saudi Arabia will always side with Lebanon and the moderate Muslims worldwide.

“We shall work together to shirk corruption and to make of Islam a mirror of the good and peace,” he stressed.

He also urged scholars to spread the religious instructions stated in the Quran in order to define Islam as should be.

The Saudi King representative made these remarks during his participation in the ordination ceremony of newly elected Mufti Daryan at Mohammad al-Amine mosque in Downtown Beirut.