NOTE – This Fatwaa has been retracted, and new fataawaa were given by Shaykh Bin Baaz and other senior most scholars of the Permanent Committee regarding Ikhwaanul-Muslimeen (the Muslim Brotherhood). This Fatwaa is posted just to remind of the retraction.
Question: In the Islaamic world today there are many groups and Sufi Tariqahs (orders), such as Al-Tableegh Group (a group calling to Islaam), Al-Ikhwaan Al-Muslimoon (the Muslim Brotherhood), Sunnis and Shiites. Which is the group that truly applies the Book of Allaah and the Sunnah of His Messenger (peace be upon him)?
Answer: The closest of all Islaamic groups to the Truth and the keenest to apply it: Ahl-ul-Sunnah wal-Jamaa`ah (adherents to the Sunnah and the Muslim mainstream). They are Ahl Al-Hadeeth (the scholars of Hadeeth), Ansaar Al-Sunnah group and then the Al-Ikhwaan-ul-Muslimoon (the Muslim Brotherhood)… read more here.