Hussein Ye

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Hussain Yee
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Occupation Dawah, Islamic Hadith scholar
Nationality Malaysian

Hussain Yee (born 1950) is a Malaysian national of Chinese descent and a lecturer on Islam in the Asia-Pacific region.[citation needed] His lectures on Islam are frequently aired on Peace TV.[citation needed]

Personal life[edit]

Born into a Buddhist family, Hussain Yee embraced Islam at the age of 18. He pursued studies at the University of Madinah in Saudi Arabia majoring in Hadith.[citation needed] After graduating in 1978, he joined the organization called Perkim in Malaysia, which focuses on the wellbeing of the new converts.[citation needed] He also studied four years under Muhammad Nasiruddin al-Albani[citation needed] and has also had contact with the former Grand Mufti of Saudi-Arabia, Ibn Baaz, while studying at the University of Madinah.[1] After studying in Saudi Arabia, Hussain Yee became involved in various organizations and now gives talks in the United Kingdom and other parts of Europe, which includes conducting summer camps at the invitation of local and international organizations.[citation needed]

Yee has said that that Muslim terrorists were not responsible for the September 11 attacks on the United States.[2][3][4]

Yee was a board member of the London-based Islamic Education and Research Academy.

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  2. ^ "Jews were behind 9/11 attack, implies Malaysian preacher". Free Malaysia Today. 30 March 2015. Retrieved 20 May 2015. 
  3. ^ Baxendale, Rachel (28 March 2015). "Islamic conference keynote speaker says September 11 not unjust". The Australian. Retrieved 20 May 2015. 
  4. ^ Hussein Ye (13 December 2007). "Hussein Ye about 9/11". Memri TV. Retrieved 20 May 2015.