“These revolutions are the will of the people.” He seems confident that if the will of the people in Libya and elsewhere does indeed find expression, that what will result will not be pluralistic democracies guaranteeing the rights of their people and friendly toward the West, but Islamic states bristling with hatred for the Great Satan.
Doesn’t he know that these are secular, pro-democracy uprisings? Hassan Nasrallah must be some kind of Islamophobe.
“Hezbollah calls on Arab rebels to be patient for regime change,” from DPA, March 19:
Beirut – Hezbollah on Saturday called on rebels across the Arab world who are fighting for regime change to be patient and confident of their eventual victory.
‘God will grant you victory if you persist in your jihad,’ said Hezbollah secretary general Seyyed Hassan Nasrallah during a rally in Beirut’s southern suburbs. He referred to the popular uprisings in Bahrain, Yemen and Libya.
‘These revolutions are the will of the people. They express awareness, enthusiasm and willingness to sacrifice. This should not be forgotten by the regimes that are facing these people,’ Nasrallah said….