Tag: Shiite

Iraqi Shiite militia claims rocket attack on US base in Syria

An Iraqi Shiite militia claimed on Friday responsibility for launching rockets on…

Xinhua Xinhua

Court hands harsh prison sentences to four people for killing Shiite members 

The Giza Criminal Court sentenced four people to 14 years in prison…

Daily News Egypt Daily News Egypt

Endowments Ministry denies Shiite call to prayer occurred in Cairo mosque

Alleged Shiite call to prayer in Al-Hussein Mosque is ‘Iranian infiltration,’ says…

Adham Youssef Adham Youssef

Al-Azhar condemns Kabul Shiite mosque attack

The Islamic State (IS) has claimed responsibility for the attack

Daily News Egypt Daily News Egypt

Cassation Court upholds 14-year prison sentence against 9 over Shiite cleric’s murder

Hassan Shehata and 3 other were brutally murdered and dragged around streets…

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Bahrain court upholds dissolution of main Shiite opposition group al-Wefaq

An appeals court in Bahrain has upheld the order to dissolve the…

Deutsche Welle Deutsche Welle

Dozens killed in ‘Islamic State’ strike on Baghdad Shiite shrine

An 'Islamic State' (IS) attack on a Shiite shrine north of the…

Deutsche Welle Deutsche Welle

Egypt needs reform to lift ban on religious diversity: EIPR

Case of Muslim Shi’a sheds light on discrimination, incitement, and violence

Amira El-Fekki Amira El-Fekki

Azhar condemns Sunni mosques attacks in Baghdad

At least seven Sunni mosques were destroyed in Mugdadeya, north Baghadad

Daily News Egypt Daily News Egypt

Saudi Arabia executes 47, including Shi’a cleric Al-Nimr

Protests have broken out in several countries condemning the execution

Salma Abdallah Salma Abdallah