Hezbullah mourns Sayyed Mohammed Hussein Fadlullah saying he was one of the greatest supporters of Islamic unity, combating division and strife.In a statement, Hezbullah Â called for the greatest participation in Sayyed Fadlallahâ€™s funeral, announcing three days of mourning.
In a statement offering his condolences, Speaker Nabih Berri said that the Islamic nation has lost â€œa leading advocate of Muslim unity and a resounding voice supporting what is right and just, and resisting injustice and aggression.â€
Berri praised Sayyed Fadlallah as one of the most prominent pillars of coexistence among cultures and religions in Lebanon. â€œHe was a backer of the resistance until his last breath,â€ he added.
Prime Minister Saad Hariri also mourned Sayyed Fadlullah saying that Lebanon has lost â€œa major national and spiritual authority that has effectively contributed to consolidating the values of right and justice to resist injustice.â€
In a statement, Hariri said Sayyed Fadlallah was known in the world for his â€œcourageous attitudes and solid commitment.â€
Meanwhile, the Higher Islamic Shiite Council mourned the death of Grand Ayatollah Sayyed Fadlallah â€œwho spent most of his life serving Islam.â€
For his part, Grand Mufti Sheikh Mohammed Rashid Qabbani mourned Sayyed Fadlallah saying he was a great scholar among Muslim jurisprudents.