Watch: Lebanese TV Host Cuts Off Sexist Islamist

Islamist preacher Hani Al-Seba'i left literally speechless after telling TV host to 'shut up' for daring to interrupt his monologue.

Ari Soffer,

TV studio (illustrative)
TV studio (illustrative)

In Islamist doctrine, women are to be seen but not heard - but one sheikh's attempt to silence a female TV anchor fell flat when she cut him off for telling her to "shut up".

Lebanese hostess Rima Karaki was interviewing London-based Islamist cleric Hani Al-Seba'i on Islamist movements and their stance towards Christians for Al-Jadeed TV. Hoiwever, when the cleric went off on a rambling tangent - delivering a history lesson in alliances between far-left groups and Islamists - Karaki attempted to steer him back on topic.

Taking offense to the interruption, Al-Seba'i told her to "shut up". This was her response: