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May 01, 2012 Clip No. 3431

Egyptian Cleric Safwat Higazi Launches MB Candidate Mohamed Morsi's Campaign: Morsi Will Restore the "United States of the Arabs" with Jerusalem as Its Capital

Following are excerpts from an address made by Egyptian cleric Safwat Higazi at a rally in which he launched the presidential elections campaign for Muslim Brotherhood candidate Mohamed Morsi. The rally aired on Al-Nas TV on May 1, 2012.

Safwat Higazi : We can see how the dream of the Islamic Caliphate is being realized, Allah willing, by Dr. Mohamed Morsi and his brothers, his supporters, and his political party. We can see how the great dream, shared by us all - that of the United States of the Arabs... The United States of the Arabs will be restored, Allah willing. The United States of the Arabs will be restored by this man and his supporters.

The capital of the Caliphate - the capital of the United States of the Arabs - will be Jerusalem, Allah willing.

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Ceremony leader: Morsi will liberate Gaza tomorrow.

Crowds: Morsi will liberate Gaza tomorrow.

Ceremony leader : I am an Egyptian and proud of it.

Crowds : I am an Egyptian and proud of it.

Ceremony leader : Morsi will liberate Gaza tomorrow.

Crowds : Morsi will liberate Gaza tomorrow.

Ceremony leader : Morsi will liberate Gaza tomorrow.

Crowds : Morsi will liberate Gaza tomorrow.

Ceremony leader : Say: "Allah Akbar."

Crowds : Allah Akbar.

Ceremony leader : Say: "Allah Akbar."

Crowds : Allah Akbar.

Ceremony leader : Say: "Allah Akbar."

Allah Akbar.

Safwat Higazi : Our capital shall not be Cairo, Mecca, or Medina. It shall be Jerusalem, Allah willing. Our cry shall be: "Millions of martyrs march toward Jerusalem." Millions of martyrs march toward Jerusalem.

Crowds : Millions of martyrs march toward Jerusalem.

Crowds : Millions of martyrs march toward Jerusalem.

Safwat Higazi : Millions of martyrs march toward Jerusalem.

Crowds : Millions of martyrs march toward Jerusalem.

Ceremony leader : Banish the sleep from the eyes of all Jews.

Come on, you lovers of martyrdom, you are all Hamas.

From the eyes of all Jews...

Come on, you lovers of martyrdom, you are all Hamas.

Banish the sleep from the eyes of all Jews.

Come on, you lovers of martyrdom, you are all Hamas.

Forget about the whole world, forget about all the conferences.

Brandish your weapons... Say your prayers...

Brandish your weapons... Say your prayers...

And pray to the Lord.

From the eyes of all Jews...

Come on, you lovers of martyrdom...

Banish the sleep from the eyes of all Jews.

Come on, you lovers of martyrdom, you are all Hamas.

Safwat Higazi : Indeed, all the lovers of martyrdom are Hamas. I say from this podium, from Al-Mahalla, from the heart of the Delta, the heart of Egypt, so that the whole world may hear.

We say it loud and clear: Yes, Jerusalem is our goal. We shall pray in Jerusalem, or else we shall die as martyrs on its threshold.

Millions of martyrs march toward Jerusalem.

Crowds : Millions of martyrs march toward Jerusalem.

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