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PA Grand Mufti demands the arrest of anyone eating in public during Ramadan

Headline: “The [PA] grand mufti calls to be considerate of the blessed month of Ramadan’s sanctity”




“[PA] Grand Mufti of Jerusalem and the Palestinian Territories and [Palestinian] Supreme Fatwa Council Chairman Sheikh Muhammad Hussein blessed all members of the Islamic nation – and the Palestinian people in particular – for the blessed [Muslim fasting] month of Ramadan. He called to preserve its sanctity, and called on the owners of the restaurants and cafés to close them during the daytime hours of Ramadan…


In a statement today, Tuesday [April 13, 2021], the mufti called on the responsible parties to pursue all those who break the fast publicly, and to hold them legally accountable.”






Muhammad Hussein also serves as Deputy Secretary-General and acting Secretary-General of the PLO Popular National Conference of Jerusalem.