A questioner asked about a punishment to befall. Aba Jaafer pbuh was asked about this meaning and said:"A FIRE EMERGING FROM THE WEST AND AN ANGEL DRIVING IT FROM BEHIND; until it enters the residence of Banu Hammam to their mosque and it won't leave a residence for Banu Ummaya until it burns it with its people and will not leave a residence with an oppressor for the family of Muhammad except that it burnt it. Abu Jaafer pbuh said:THAT IS THE MAHDI." Tafseer AlQummi v.2 p.385
"I have come to bring fire on the earth, and how I wish it were already kindled! Luke 12:49
Where is the West according Ahlulbayt(pbut)?
In Mustadrak Al-Hakim, it is said that Amru Bin Hamiq quoted from Holy Prophet : I CAME TO EGYPT because there will be such an intrigue in which the sanest people (or said : the best people) ARE WESTERN ARMY.
Source: Tabarani , Al-Mu'jam Ol-Awsat, 8/315 ; Bukhari, Tarikh Al-Kabeer 6/313
In Dibaj 'ala Sahih Muslim, Suyuti said : Tabarani has narrated and Hakim has verified that Amru Bin Hamiq uttered that Holy Prophet said : there will be an itrigue in which the sanest people ARE WESTERN ARMY. Bin Hamiq said : THUS I PREFERRED EGYPT TO YOUR AREAS.
So who will come from Egypt? Who are they?
From Egypt a man will come a mighty man and powerful man, his name is Ahmed and he will attack from the side of Egypt to Syria. (..)
Imam Ali (pbuh) informs us on Sahabi Masr (Te companion of Egypt): Imam Ali (pbuh) said: “No one recognizes him while he is with them, he is patient like the Awliyaa’ (the Preferred Ones of Allah swt), and he raises The Black Banner; By Allah he is the one who prepares for the Mahdi” - What Imam Ali (pbuh) said about the End Times