In his interview with TIME magazine, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman said that the Muslim Brotherhood is the legitimate ancestor of all Islamist movements that have spread across the world. However, he said the followers of the Sururist Movement were the most extremist in the Middle East. This is actually accurate. But what is Sururism? To whom does it belong? And how did it come into existence?
Over time, this movement was able to draw the attention of many enthusiastic youth, who were eager for a new revolutionary Sunni approach resembling Khomeini’s movement in Iran. In the early 1980s, the Sururists were able to infiltrate all the social classes and was embraced by many preachers, teachers and young judgesMohammed Al Shaikh