Nigeria’s president flew to Banjul to try to broker a deal but Mr Jammeh would not relinquish power.
Jordanian Sheikh: ‘There is no “Palestine” in the Koran.
Allah gave Israel to the Jews’
Sheikh Ahmad Adwan, who introduces himself as a Muslim scholar who lives in Jordan, said on his personal Facebook page that there is no such thing as “Palestine” in the Koran. Allah has assigned the Holy Land to the Children of Israel until the Day of Judgement (Koran, Sura 5 – “The Sura of the Table”, Verse 21), and “We made the Children of Israel the inheritors (of the land)” (Koran, Sura 26 – “The Sura of the Poets”, Verse 59).