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The Original Muslims

Reader comment on item: [Saudi Arabia:] Not Friend or Foe

Submitted by Alexios Ash (Lebanon), May 15, 2002 at 17:35

One should not forget that Saudi Arabia is in fact the Arabia, from where Islam came originally, and where lies Mecca and Medina, the two holy centers of Islam.

People are mislead by the name Saudi... [T]hese people should be considered the most original and purest of all Muslims; in fact their ancestors were the first Muslims...

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