Myanmar Soldiers Continue Killing Rohingya Muslims: UN

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Myanmarese soldiers are continuing to rape and murder Rohingya Muslims in the country’s Rakhine state, according to the United Nations Commissioner for Human Rights.
Quranic Activities
Renowned Somalian Quran Teacher Commemorated

Renowned Somalian Quran Teacher Commemorated

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Ceremonies were held in cities and town across Somalia to mark the passing away anniversary of one of the country’s most prominent Quran teachers and activists.
21 Oct 2017, 11:45
Political
Bahrain Court Sentences 4 Dissidents to 15 Years in Jail

Bahrain Court Sentences 4 Dissidents to 15 Years in Jail

TEHRAN (IQNA) – A court in Bahrain upheld 15-year jail terms handed down to four citizens and revoked their citizenship as the Manama regime relentlessly continues with its crackdown on human rights activists and pro-democracy campaigners in the tiny Persian Gulf kingdom.
18 Oct 2017, 09:09
Religious Activities
Winners of Ashura Contest Honored in Philippines

Winners of Ashura Contest Honored in Philippines

TEHRAN (IQNA) – Winners of a competition titled “Ashura Through Art” were honored in a ceremony at the Iranian Cultural Center in Manila, the Philippines.
08 Oct 2017, 11:23
World
Austria's Muslims 'Concerned but Not Afraid'

Austria's Muslims 'Concerned but Not Afraid'

TEHRAN (IQNA) – “I’m concerned, but not afraid”, Omar Al-Rawi, a Bagdad-born member of the Vienna’s city council, observes as the results of the snap election in Austria are relayed across the country.
18 Oct 2017, 10:11
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