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Grand Shia Source of Emulation to Be Commemorated

Grand Shia Source of Emulation to Be Commemorated

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A ceremony is planned to be held in the holy city of Qom, Iran, to commemorate late Shia source of emulation Grand Ayatollah Seyyed Hossein Borujerdi.
13:03 , 2018 Jun 23
ICC Pushes to Investigate Atrocities Committed against Myanmar Rohingya

ICC Pushes to Investigate Atrocities Committed against Myanmar Rohingya

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Harrowing accounts of Rohingya women tied to trees and raped for days by Myanmar’s military and men being pushed into mass graves, doused with petrol and set alight have been sent to the international criminal court.
12:25 , 2018 Jun 23
Quran Teaching Center Set Up in Gaza City

Quran Teaching Center Set Up in Gaza City

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A Quran memorization center titled “Nujaba 2” has been set up in the western part of the Gaza City.
11:40 , 2018 Jun 23
Quebec Mosque Shooter Father Says Sentence Recommended for Son ‘Political’

Quebec Mosque Shooter Father Says Sentence Recommended for Son ‘Political’

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Raymond Bissonnette, the father of Quebec City mosque shooter Alexandre Bissonnette, described the recommended sentence for his son as political.
10:52 , 2018 Jun 23
Iranian Hajj Official Stresses Importance of Muslim Unity

Iranian Hajj Official Stresses Importance of Muslim Unity

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The representative of Leader of the Islamic Revolution in Hajj and pilgrimage affairs underlined the need for avoiding discord and promoting unity in Hajj.
10:24 , 2018 Jun 23
People of Hudaydah Slam Saudi-Led Aggression

People of Hudaydah Slam Saudi-Led Aggression

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Thousands of Yemenis took to the streets of the port city of Hudaydah on Friday to protest against the Saudi-led aggression and to condemn the United Nations’ silence.
09:35 , 2018 Jun 23
Palestinians Slam Zionist Settlers’ Violence at Ibrahimi Mosque

Palestinians Slam Zionist Settlers’ Violence at Ibrahimi Mosque

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Palestinian presidency on Friday warned that recent aggression by Jewish settlers at the Ibrahimi Mosque in the occupied West Bank city of Al-Khalil (Hebron) could "transform the current conflict from a political to a religious one."
09:14 , 2018 Jun 23
Karbala Nat’l Quran Award: Participants Take Written Exam

Karbala Nat’l Quran Award: Participants Take Written Exam

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The preliminary stage of Karbala Nat’l Quran Award in Iraq began in the Iraqi holy city.
08:57 , 2018 Jun 23
Smell of Smoke Still Lingers inside South Africa Shia Mosque

Smell of Smoke Still Lingers inside South Africa Shia Mosque

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The heavy smell of smoke still lingers inside the Imam Hussain (AS) Mosque in Verulam, South Africa, more than a month after it was petrol bombed in a deadly attack in May.
14:37 , 2018 Jun 22
50 Quran Memorization Centers to Open in Jordan

50 Quran Memorization Centers to Open in Jordan

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Jordan's Ministry of Awqaf (endowments) and Islamic Affairs said it plans to launch 50 Quran memorization centers in Karak Province of the Arab country.
12:36 , 2018 Jun 22
Bahraini Shia Cleric Acquitted of Qatar Espionage Charges

Bahraini Shia Cleric Acquitted of Qatar Espionage Charges

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A Bahraini court acquitted prominent Shia cleric and opposition leader Sheikh Ali Salman of all the charges against him with regard to alleged espionage for Qatar.
18:00 , 2018 Jun 21
Winners of Quran Competition in Aden Announced

Winners of Quran Competition in Aden Announced

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The top participants in the “Great Quran Competition” in Aden, a port city in Yemen, were announced on June 20.
17:26 , 2018 Jun 21
Forum in Japan to Discuss ‘Islam, Christianity, Buddhism Dialogue’

Forum in Japan to Discuss ‘Islam, Christianity, Buddhism Dialogue’

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A forum is planned to be held in Kyoto, Japan, on June 21, on the 40th anniversary of the 1979 Iranian Islamic Revolution’s victory.
17:13 , 2018 Jun 20
Aggression on Yemen Example of World Bullies’ Evil Nature

Aggression on Yemen Example of World Bullies’ Evil Nature

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei deplored the Saudi-led military offensive to seize Yemen’s lifeline port, saying the US-backed assault is yet another indicator of the evil nature of bullying powers.
16:23 , 2018 Jun 20
Officials Struggle to Protect Rohingya Muslim Refugees ahead of Peak Monsoon

Officials Struggle to Protect Rohingya Muslim Refugees ahead of Peak Monsoon

TEHRAN (IQNA) – International aid agencies and Bangladesh authorities are struggling to protect hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslim refugees against deadly monsoon landslides and floods ahead of the peak rainy season expected in July. 
15:37 , 2018 Jun 20
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