Natar, Lampung Selatan, MINA – Dozens of “Gowes (bicycles) to Al-Aqsa” departed from Cileungsi, Bogor, West Java, arrived at the Muhajirun International Islamic Village, Negararatu Village, Natar, South Lampung, Friday morning.
“Gowes to Al-Aqsa (Goal)” team that departed from the Al-Fatah Islamic Boarding School on Thursday arrived at Complex Gate of Al-Fatah Muhajirun Islamic Boarding School at around 06.00 a.m.
They were welcomed by Imaamul Muslim Yakhshallah Mansur accompanied by General Chair of Ukhuwah Al-Fatah Rescue (UAR) Bustamin Utje.
“Gowes to Al-Aqsa” is held in order to attend Tabligh Akbar of Jamaah Muslimin (Hizbullah) which is started on April 18-27 at the An-Nubuwwah Mosque, Al-Fatah Islamic Boarding School Complex, Negarartu Village, Natar, South Lampung Province.
“This action is part of the continuation of longmarch Ghazwah Fath Al-Aqsa movement that we planned in 2006,” said Bustamin Utje, Chair of Ukhuwah Al-Fatah Rescue (UAR), in his opening remarks.
“Gowes to Al-Aqsa”, according to Utje, will continue to run, up to Aqsa Mosque, telling people throughout the world about the obligation to liberate Al-Aqsa Mosque and Palestine from colonialism.
Including two participants who had pedaled their bicycle from the city of Bandung, West Java, more than 80 km for 12 hours, the day before departure to Lampung.
The total distance of Bogor-Natar is estimated at more than 100 km.
“Gowes to Al-Aqsa” was a cycling team which was inaugurated by Imamul Muslimin Yakhsyallah Mansur on 2 March.
The selected team members will continue the journey to Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem, by road.
Administrative preparation, starting a visa, route maping, coordination, and related needs, are being prepared by the committee. (TL/Sj/R04)
Mi’raj News Agency (MINA)