Endowment Minister: Restricting moderate political movements serves terrorism
1/26/2017 6:27:00 PM
The Endowment and Guidance Minister Dr. Ahmed Ateyah has called for exerting more efforts to fight terrorism inside and outside Yemen.
In an interview with Rushad Satellite Channel, he said that moderate Islamic movements should be given chances to take part in the fight against terrorism, calling to differentiate between different movements.
He indicated that restriction against the political Islam has contributed in the growth and expansion of terrorist groups.
"Though some political Islamic movements took part in political process an democracy, they are excluded by those who claim that they fight terrorism" he added.
"The continuation of restriction will be in favor of terror and violence groups".
He said that Iran has a project which aims to harm Arab countries, warning against the politicizing of school curricula on the basis of sectarianism.