Tomb of Umar Bin Abdulazeez Destroyed in Syria


The tomb of Umayyad Caliph Umar Ibn Abdulazeez was burnt and destroyed by militias in Syria on 28 May 2020. — Twitter photo

Clarion India

DAMSCUS — Militias fighting alongside the Syrian regime of President Bashar Al-Assad opened, burnt, and desecrated the grave of the eighth Umayyad Caliph Umar bin Abdulaziee located in the north-west province of Idlib this week. His body has been taken to an unknown place.

Umar bin Abdulazeez was a Tabiee (companion of the companions of the Holy Prophet) and ruled from 99-101 AH.

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