Shaykh Ihsaan Hendricks

Shaykh Ihsaan Hendricks from South Africa sits on the GMJ International Central Committee. Hendricks is President of the Muslim Judicial Council (MJC) which is a member of Yusuf Qaradawi’s Union of Good‘ – proscribed by Israel and the United States due to its financial support of Hamas. He is also Director of the Al Quds Foundation in South Africa and a trustee of the International Union of Muslim Scholars.

Sheikh Yusuf al-Qaradawi

Hendricks (left) and Qaradawi (right) in Johannesburg 2010

In 2011 the MJC and Al Aqsa Foundation organized a convoy to Gaza with the support of the IHH – also a ‘Union of Good’ member. In July 2010 Hendricks visited Gaza at the head of a South African delegation to the Interpal organized ‘Miles of Smiles’ convoy. Interpal is another member of the Muslim Brotherhood’s ‘Union of Good’.

Ihsaan Hendricks (left) with Ismail Haniyeh

In 2011 Hendricks attended a conference organized by the International Union of the Organizations Working for Jerusalem in Istanbul. In 2008 the MJC hosted Raed Salah in Cape Town.