Toronto protests martyrdom of Sheikh Nimr
By: Raza Ali
TORONTO, Canada: Human right activists and people of conscious in
Canada’s most populous city Toronto, assembled outside US consulate
on Sunday January 3, 2016, to condemn and mourn Sheikh Baqir al-Nimr’s
illegitimate execution by the Saudi regime.
The rally began with Quran recitation followed by chants condemning
the Saudi monarchy, their US master and Canadian government for
exporting arms to the Saudi government.
The spoken word by the youths highlighted the brave and courageous,
non-violent stand of Sheikh Nimr against corruption of Saudi rulers
and human rights violation.
The speech by the religious scholar questioned the false accusation
of terrorism against Sheikh Nimr, despite the fact that Sheikh Nimr
always supported the roar of the words against authorities rather
Human right activist highlighted the influence of US imperialism and
Zionism on the Saudi monarchy.
Protestors, young and old, stood strong in the harsh weather
condition holding placard that read, “The tyrant dies and his rule
is over, the martyr dies and his rule begins”.
They concluded with their spiritual batteries charged and with firm
determination to remember martyr Sheikh Nimr and to continue his
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