With the name of Allah Most Gracious, Most Merciful
Sura 18 (Al Kahf)
Allah SWT only guides those who seek His Guidance
Verse 29 Say, “The truth is from your Lord”: Let him who will believe, and let him who will, reject (it): for the wrong-doers We have prepared a Fire…….
A few cross references
2:26 …..but He causes not to stray, except those who forsake (the path),-
17:13 Every man´s fate We have fastened on his own neck: On the Day of Judgment We shall bring out for him a scroll, which he will see spread open
42:13 …..Allah chooses to Himself those whom He pleases, and guides to Himself those who turn (to Him).
42:30 Whatever misfortune happens to you, is because of the things your hands have wrought, and for many (of them) He grants forgiveness.
Muslims have to take responsibility for their own situation and realize that if they want to improve it than they have to follow the guidance of the Quran .
5:16 Wherewith Allah guideth all who seek His good pleasure to ways of peace and safety, and leadeth them out of darkness, by His will, unto the light,- guideth them to a path that is straight.