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President Karzai strongly denounces Killing of Cleric Saleh Mohammad
Released by the office of the Spokesman to the President

07/13/2005

Presidential Palace, Kabul- H.E Hamid Karzai, President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, strongly condemned killing of the head of the Scholars’ Council of Helmand Province by the enemies of Islam and people of Afghanistan.

Cleric Saleh Mohammad was attacked and martyred by the enemies of peace and prosperity in Afghanistan, while leaving home for leading the Morning Prayer in Lashkargah Mosque.

Late Cleric Saleh Mohammad was one of the prominent scholars of Afghanistan who had spent so many years of his life in service to Islam and miserable people of Afghanistan.

At hearing the news H.E Hamid Karzai said: “I am profoundly saddened by the incident. Such attacks, targeting religious figures and Islamic Scholars, are carried out by the enemies of prosperity of Afghan people.”

H.E. Hamid Karzai extended his heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of Late Cleric Saleh Mohammad and instructed the relevant authorities to arrest the culprits and bring them to justice.

 

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