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Iraqi Interior Minister Orders Measures to Ensure Security of Samarra Pilgrims

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Iraq’s Minister of Interior Othman Al-Ghanimi ordered measures to be taken to ensure the security and safety of pilgrims visiting Samarra on the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Hassan Askari (AS).
Saudi Arabia Extends Umrah Visas to 3 Months
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Saudi authorities says visas for the Umrah pilgrimage have been extended from one to three months for all nationalities.
11:23 , 2022 Oct 03
Int’l Festivals Planned at Imam Hussein Mausoleum
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Two international festivals are planned to be held at the holy mausoleum of Imam Hussein (AS) in Karbala, Iraq.
09:27 , 2022 Oct 02
Mina Disaster Martyrs Commemorated
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A ceremony was held in here in the Iranian capital on Saturday to remember those martyred in the 2015 Mina disaster.
11:45 , 2022 Oct 02
Iraqis Embracing Allocation of State Budget for Arbaeen Pilgrimage: Poll
TEHRAN (IQNA) – According to a new poll, more than 90% of Iraqi citizens support the allocation of a special budget for enhancing the Arbaeen pilgrimage.
09:31 , 2022 Sep 30
5.8 Million Pilgrims Entered Mashhad in 10 Days: Official
TEHRAN (IQNA) – An official in Khorasan Razavi Province says around 5.8 million pilgrims entered Mashhad in the past 10 days to attend mourning rituals.
13:57 , 2022 Sep 28
New Zarih for Hazrat Zaynab Holy Shrine Taken to Syria by Air
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A new Zarih built for the holy shrine of Hazrat Zaynab (SA) was transported to Damascus, Syria from Iraq’s holy city of Najaf by an airplane.
14:08 , 2022 Sep 29
New Unified Digital Platform Launched for Umrah Pilgrimage
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Saudi authorities have launched on Monday a unified platform “nusuk.sa” that will serve as the new gateway to Mecca and Medina.
15:46 , 2022 Sep 27
Plan to Serve Pilgrims at Imam Ali Holy Shrine on Safar 28th Successfully Implemented  
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The plan devised to serve pilgrims visiting the holy shrine of Imam Ali (AS) in Najaf, Iraq, on the 28th day of the lunar month of Safar was implemented successfully.  
15:11 , 2022 Sep 26
Large Number of Pilgrims in Najaf to Mourn Demise Anniversary of Holy Prophet   
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A huge number of pilgrims from Iraq and other countries have converged on the holy city of Najaf, the Astan (custodianship) of Imam Ali (AS) holy shrine said.
09:18 , 2022 Sep 25
New Zarih for Hazrat Zaynab Holy Shrine to Be Unveiled in Karbala Next Week
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A new Zarih for the holy shrine of Hazrat Zaynab (AS) has been completed and will be unveiled next week.
09:13 , 2022 Sep 24
Imam Hussein Message Festival Held with Participation of 30 Countries
TEHRAN (IQNA) - A festival titled "Imam Hussein (AS) Message" was held in Iraq with the participation of religious figures from 30 countries.
17:43 , 2022 Sep 23
New Record Set for Number of Arbaeen Pilgrims
TEHRAN (IQNA) – A large number of people from different countries took part in the Arbaeen rituals in Iraq this year, setting a new record.
13:16 , 2022 Sep 21