Egypt’s mufti says death penalty brings back social balance
Friday, 11 September 2015
“Point of Order” hosts this week Dr. Shawki Allam, Mufti of Egypt, who speaks on extremists who came out of al-Azhar Islamic Institution, known to be a beacon for moderate Islam. In return, he mentioned that the death penalty brings back the social balance the accused has disturbed.
Point of Order is a live, weekly socio-political hard-talk show. Its guests have included figures such as Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, French philosopher and author Bernard-Henri Lévy and the president of the Iraqi Kurdistan region Masoud Barzani. The show, presented by Hasan Muawad, is known for its bold questions and sometimes controversial guests and discussions.