Awad al-Qarni is one of the most prominent Islamic preachers in Saudi Arabia. He lectures frequently, gives many TV interviews, has written several popular works, and has a large social media following. In 2017, he was first prohibited from writing on his Twitter account, and later was one of 20 scholars detained in row related to Saudi-Qatari tensions.
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