Hyderabad : Khabib Nurmagomedov, who announced his retirement last week, lashes out French President Emmanuel Macron over his remarks on Islam on Friday, calling for “the Almighty to disfigure the face of this creature”. The 32-year-old Khabib former MMA fighter is a practicing Muslim from the Republic of Dagestan, and has regularly spoken about the impact of his faith on his life.
Taking to Instagram, Khabib Lambasted on Macron with a picture featuring a boot print over the face of the Macron. “May the Almighty disfigure the face of this creature and all its followers, who, under the slogan of freedom of speech, offend the feelings of more than one and a half billion Muslim believers,” said the caption. “May the Almighty humiliate them in this life, and in the next. Allah is quick in calculation and you will see it.”
After Many hate crimes associated with the ‘Charlie Hebdo’ caricatures of Prophet Muhammad arose in France, Macron had earlier said that there was a need to “free Islam in France from foreign influences”. Macron’s stance on Islam has now invited sharp criticism from Many Muslim-majority countries like Qatar, Kuwait, Algeria, Sudan, Palestine and Morocco, Turkey, Pakistan, and others.