The masses from the Iraqi province of Basra in its clerics and tribal leaders organized popular demonstrations to protest the attack on the religious authority by the Iranian regime.
Sheikh Sadiq al-Basri, director of the Ahlulbait Foundation, called on the Iranian authorities to immediately release Ayatollah Sayyid Hussein al-Shirazi and not to repeat such violations.
He also called on the Iranian authorities to apologize formally to the religious authority represented by the Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Sadiq al-Husseini al-Shirazi, may Allah prolong his life.
It is worth mentioning that cities in many Arab and foreign countries are witnessing huge demonstrations in protest against insulting the religious authority and arresting Ayatollah Hussein al-Shirazi.
It is noteworthy that demonstrations condemning the arrest of Ayatollah Shirazi in Karbala continue for the sixth day respectively